Woods Hole, MA 02543
Seeking a Full-Time Director of Nursing for a Skilled Nursing Facility!
This position is with a premier nursing facility. Among their many specialties in their 61 skilled nursing bed unit, they have a short-term rehabilitation program for patients who have transferred from other hospitals. They provide an extensive activity program geared to the varied needs, abilities, and wishes of their residents.
The Director of Nursing assumed authority, responsibility, and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the facility. In collaboration with facility administration, allocates department resources in an efficient and economic manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practical, physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other department, medical professionals, consultants, and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administrative functions, and to represent the interests of the facility.
Develops, maintains, and implements nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility philosophy, and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations. Communicates and interprets policies and procedures to nursing staff, and monitors staff practices and implementation. Participates in all admission decisions. Exercises overall supervision of resident assessments and care plans.
Education: Massachusetts RN License.
Experience: RN with minimum of 5 years nursing home clinical management experience
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