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Providence Health & Services Director - Hospice Administration in Torrance, California


Providence is calling Director - Hospice Administration (Full-time/Day-shift) to Providence TrinityCare in Torrance, CA.

Providence offers:

  • Competitive pay (including holiday pay & shift pay differentials)

  • Best-in-class benefits – full medical, dental and vision starting on your first day

  • Continuing education & growth opportunities

  • 401k retirement plans with employer matching

  • Mileage reimbursement

  • Generous paid time off for vacation, sick days and holidays

  • The resources & career growth opportunities of one of America’s largest health care systems

  • COVID-19 safety: PPE (N95 fitted masks, gloves and face shields provided)

  • Offering Leadership Annual Incentive Plan

We are seeking a Director - Hospice Administration Responsible for the strategic and operational leadership for nursing and clinical services along the palliative continuum. Administers the managerial and leadership functions of setting objectives, planning, staffing, and directing activities of assigned departments/areas of responsibility.

In this position you will:

  • Serve as a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

  • Work closely with the Executive Medical Director to promote optimum patient and family outcomes.

  • Initiates or recommends, in collaboration with managers/supervisors, staffing standards and staff selection.

  • Develops standards of performance, evaluates performance, and initiates or makes recommendations for personnel actions.

  • Develop goals and objectives/develops and implements policies and procedures for operations and maintains established improving organization performance, safety, environmental, and infection control standards.

  • Participate in budget development for the division. Monitors variance against budget.

  • Direct the preparation and maintenance of reports. Prepares periodic reports for appropriate executive leadership, as required.

  • Consult with and advises appropriate executive leadership of problems related to the operation of the home-based palliative and end of life services; recommends changes in administrative policies to carry out objectives more effectively.

  • Develop, monitor, and evaluates program development to include financial, marketing, human resource, ethics, and community needs.

  • Participate in organizational strategic planning and identifies strategic issues impacting the organization and the operating implications.

  • Serve as a coach and mentor to direct reports.

  • Provide and maintains effective communications with medical staff, the community, and all levels of supervision and staff.

  • Ensure the departments/areas comply with regulatory requirements.

  • Identify patient/client needs and develops quality programs to meet those needs. Ensures delivery of quality services for inpatient/outpatients and all customers.

  • Analyze and evaluates clinical services to improve quality of patient care and plan better use of staff time.

  • Develop and determines priorities and monitors status of special projects on an ongoing basis.

  • Maintain professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.

  • Participate in hospital/medical staff committee meetings as required. Attends and serves on professional/civic service organizations as a representative, and conducts/attends departmental meetings.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Licensed Registered Nurse.

  • Current CPR Certification.

  • Must be a California licensed driver with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and/or Providence TrinityCare Hospice requirements.

  • Management experience including excellent human relations and oral/written communication skills, service excellence leadership and strategic palliative continuum strategic planning.

  • Ability to work as a team member

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

  • Master's Degree in Health Administration, Business Administration, Science, Public Health, Nursing, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Administration, or specialty field.

  • Advanced administrative skills at a level generally acquired through 5 or more years of progressively responsible nursing administration experience, with executive level experience in nursing operations, clinical informatics, palliative services, education or organizational development strongly preferred.

About the hospice you will serve:

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified, and Joint Commission accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit


Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 321083