Chief Executive Officer

February 26, 2018 9:44 am

Chief Executive Officer

Good Samaritan Hospice, Inc., a non-profit community based organization of Roanoke, VA seeks a compassionate and experienced leader as its next Chief Executive Officer.  This is an outstanding opportunity for a motivated, collaborative, mission-driven leader to join an organization that is highly committed to providing quality patient care, family support, community education, and counseling services through an interdisciplinary team of caregiving professionals.


  • Master’s Degree required, preferably in healthcare or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years executive management experience required.
  • Advanced experience in hospice or health related care delivery systems in a non-profit organization preferred.
  • Have an understanding of the political environment & ability to work at both State & Federal levels to promote hospice & advocate for related hospice legislation.
  • Excellent public speaking & leadership abilities and written & verbal communication skills.
  • Exhibit a passion for hospice & promote the hospice philosophy through participation on committees outside of hospice & through public speaking.
  • Be innovative & creative with strong fund raising skills.
  • Coordinate, Manage, & Nurture Staff.



  • Have operational knowledge of Virginia’s hospice laws and the interrelationship between state licensure & other state laws & regulations.
  • Organize & supervise administrative functions of hospice, including budgeting, accounting, data collection, record maintenance, employment practices & strategic planning.
  • Serve as a member of the Board of Directors & Executive Committee.
  • Maintain compliance with applicable laws & regulations; implement corrective action in response to reports of hospice programs committees & regulatory agencies.
  • Arrange & negotiate services provided through contractual agreement.
  • Recruit, screen, hire, orient, supervise, evaluate, & terminate department directors.


  • Full-time salaried position.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & third party benefits offered.
  • Competitive 401k & Roth Retirement Plans.

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