Director of Nursing Services

Recruiter
Short Term Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility
Location
Norwalk
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 12, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

We are seeking a Director Of Nursing Services to join our team! You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients. Responsibilities:Administer nursing care to resdents in a skilled/post acute care settingManage a nursing/certified nurses aide staff of 45+.Diagnose and establish resident/patient care/treatment plansMonitor and report changes in resident/patient symptoms or behaviorCommunicate with collaborating physicians, consultants or specialists regarding resident/patient careEducate resident/patients about health maintenance and disease preventionFacilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilitiesMaintain accurate resident/patient medical recordsProvide advice and emotional support to residents/patients and their family members Qualifications:Previous experience in post acute/ rehab nursing management a mustPrevious experience in MDS Coordination, Infection Control ans Staff Development a plusFamiliarity with medical software, (specifically- PointClickCare) a plusAbility to build rapport with residents/patients, staff and familiesDemonstrate success in managing others, and initiating new programs and projectsStrong problem solving and critical thinking skillsAbility to thrive in a fast-paced environment