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Hospice Administrator

Location:
United States
Salary:
80,000
Posted:
February 26, 2014
Email:
accuyp@r.postjobfree.com
Contact Info:
*************@*****.***


Michael P. Herrington

*** **** **** ******

Brunswick, Ga. 31525

912 *** **** cell

912 *** **** home

accuyp@r.postjobfree.com

Executive

Profile:

Highly motivated professional exploring opportunities which will utilize my 24 years of

leadership, sales, and consulting experience. Extensive experience in the management and

oversight of patient care services ranging from Assisted Living to Hospital to Hospice.

Education:

Georgia Southern University Master of Health Science Administration, September

1991

GPA: 3.80 / 4.0

Georgia Southern University Bachelor of Science: Therapeutic Recreation, June

1987

GPA: 3.66 / 4.0

Professional

Experience:

September 2012 to Present Heartland Hospice Brunswick,

Georgia

Assistant Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Managed a team of 65 Hospice Care professionals that include RNs, CNAs, Social

Work, Chaplin, and Marketing

Contract negotiating with Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, and

Transportation

Managed the care of Hospice patients and counseled with patients and families

Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to patients

Marketing and sales of Hospice services.

May 2011 to September Hospice Advantage Statesboro,

Georgia

Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Managed a team of 20 Hospice Care professionals that include RNs, CNAs, Social

Work, Chaplin, and Marketing

Contract negotiating with Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, and

Transportation

Managed the care of Hospice patients and counseled with patients and families

Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to patients

Marketing and sales of Hospice services.

January 2000 – May 2011 Healthcare Success of the Southeast

Statesboro, Georgia

Owner / Consultant

Responsibilities include:

Designing, building, and start up of health care facilities.

Writing policies and procedures.

Consultant with owners and administrators of health care facilities regarding day to day

operations.

Training employees and staff.

Negotiating contracts with Medicaid, Medicare, and transportation companies.

Preparing and negotiations of contracts for occupational therapy, physical therapy, and

speech therapy.

Preparing of budgets and staffing patterns.

May 2010 – October 2010 Camden Place Statesboro

G eorgia

Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Operated a 20 bed residential care center.

Supervised 10 employees.

Managed the day to day operations of the center.

Recruited, interviewed and hired staff.

Monitored the center budget.

Monitored accounts receivable and accounts payable.

Counseling with families and individual patients.

July 2008 – April 2010 Lowe’s Statesboro, Georgia

Department Manager

Responsibilities include:

Manager of 15 employees.

Selling of windows and doors in Millwork Department.

Selling of lumber and building materials.

Increased profits and sales in millwork, lumber, and building materials by 15% in first

year of employment.

Received monetary bonus for achieving sales quota.

Successfully completed management courses and continuing education.

Responsible for making recommendations to Human Resources regarding employee

work performance.

January 1999 – November, 2006 Garden Manor Assisted Living

M u r rells I nlet, SC

Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Advisory Board Member for In Care Home Health & Hospice (2000 2003)

Advisory Board Member for Winyah Home Health & Hospice (2004 2005)

Managed the care of Hospice Patients and counseled with patients and famlies

Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to residents

Operator of an 80 bed assisted living facility and a 40 unit independent living

community. This facility also was a residence for Hospice patients.

Co owner of a medical equipment company.

Supervised 45 employees in nursing, laundry, housekeeping, and dietary departments.

Managed the construction of several health care facilities and elderly housing.

Counseling with families and individual patients.

November 1994 – Janua ry 1999 Active Service Corporation My r tle

B each, SC

Vice President

Responsibilities include:

Managing the day to day operations of 11 adult day care centers.

Managing the day to day operations of four personal care aide businesses, three non

emergency medical transportation companies, and rehabilitation services.

Supervised 300 employees.

Negotiated contracts with the Department of Health and Environmental Control,

Medicaid, Medicare, Department of Social Services, Department of Special Needs,

transportation and rehabilitation companies.

Counseling with families and individual patients

June 1992 – October 1994 Coastal Carolina Hospital

Conway, SC

Compass Unit

Hospital Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Supervising 20 clinical staff and orthopedic rehabilitation professionals.

Managing the day to day operations of the hospital.

Recruiting, interviewed, and hired staff.

Created, implemented, and monitored the hospital budget.

Counseling with families and individual patients.

Created policies and procedures.

Monitored accounts receivable and accounts payable.

June 1987 – May 1992 Cha rte r By the Sea Hospital St. Simons

I sland, GA

Program Administrator

Responsibilities include:

Supervising 40 clinical staff.

Coordinating programs for detoxification, partial hospitalization, dual track (psychiatric

and drug rehabilitation), mental health, alcohol and drug treatment, and acute

psychiatric unit.

Family counseling, group leader for Mental health and substance abuse individual

counseling with patients.

Professional Licensure:

Assisted Living Administrator State of South Carolina #1077

C99 (Inactive)

Nursing Home Administrator State of South Carolina #369 N94

(Inactive)

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Nationally Certified

Honors and

Activities

Dean’s List

Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society

Eagle Scout

Special Populations Volunteer

Victory Riders Volunteer

Special Olympics Volunteer

CCFA Volunteer

Sales Quota Award Recipient: Lowe’s

Scuba Certification

References:

Jill Brand

RN / Case Manager Heartland Hospice

912 *** **** / 912 *** ****

Dr. Aaron Clark

Medical Director Hospice Advantage

912 *** ****

Scott Willis

Owner

Garden Manor

(843) *** ****

Donna Vance

Co worker

Garden Manor

(843) *** ****