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Director of Nursing - LPN or RN - NEW ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY

Company: Provision Living
Location: Canton
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Description:DIRECTOR OF NURSINGJob Title: Director of NursingJob Status: Full TimeReports To: Executive DirectorPosition Summary:As the Director of Nursing (DON), reporting directly to the Executive Director, you ensure the provision of quality nursing care in accordance with State and Local regulations while leading the nursing team to provide a top-notch experience to all residents. This role acts as the Director in the community in the absence of the Executive Director.Essential Duties:Oversee the delivery of care to residents to ensure that emotional, physical, psychological and safety needs are metOversee and be responsible for the delivery of quality care and services to our residents in compliance with the regulationsAdminister medications and/or treatments for all residents, adhering to facility policies and proceduresManage the caregiver staffHire and train employeesEnsure all Nursing Staff strictly adheres to all medical and communication logs, policies and proceduresPerform management and administrative duties in the absence of the Executive DirectorAct as first responder to resident emergency response systemOversee and implement infection control, pharmaceutical, all policies and procedures, and assures that committee recommendations are carried outFunction as a liaison between the residents, their families, staff and the publicAssess potential residents for assisted living, independent living, and memory care regarding the care level and the appropriate placementDevelop and implement nursing service objectivesMaintain a safe work environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practicesMaintain annual budget with conjunction of the Executive DirectorMaintain current knowledge of scope of practice for self and staff members, and recognize legal implications when making nursing judgments/decisionsPerform other duties as assignedRequirements:Qualifications:Requires three (3) years of nursing experience in a senior care community with proven leadership and organizational skills, licensed Practical nurse or Registered Nurse requiredDemonstrated compliance with State and Local regulations as well as professional standards and practicesPossess a general knowledge of laws and restrictions regarding Assisted Living, Memory Care and Independent Living (where applicable), as well as a solid understanding of opportunities and limits of other levels of care within senior livingGreat communication and interpersonal skills are required, along with the heart and passion to work with older adults, and providing the best care possibleProven experience in staffing, leading, developing and retaining a strong Resident Care TeamDemonstrates excellent observation, assessment and nursing judgmentExhibit and promote a high level of customer service, hospitality, curiosity and friendliness towards all residents, visitors, associates and the overall communityAbility to remain calm in stressful situations, to be flexible, to work well with many interruptions and have skill in multi-taskingMust have respect for the principles of resident rights and confidentialityProficiency in Internet Explorer, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word applications.Education and/or Experience:Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)Accredited RN degree, preferredAccredited LPN degree, requiredApplicable State licensure, requiredPhysical Demands:Must be able to lift/move up to 50lbs, bend, maintain stationary position, move freely, operate equipment, ascend/descend freely, and position self to reach equipment above or below normal standing height.Benefits & Compensation:We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k, employee assistance program, and employer paid basic life and AD&D insurance.EEO/AA

Keywords: Provision Living, Canton , Director of Nursing - LPN or RN - NEW ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY, Executive , Canton, Michigan

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