To function at a professional nursing level using both administrative leadership and clinical expertise in order to assure that comprehensive care and treatment is rendered to customer population, collaborates with the interdisciplinary team in the design, implementation and evaluation of various programs within the unit. Twenty four hour responsibility for the continuity of nursing care and the management of the customer welfare.
SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of licensed practical nursing. 2. Successful completion of experience in leadership (i.e. head nurse, supervisor, etc.) for a minimum of one year. 3. Current licensure by the State Board of Examiners of Nurses in the Center's state. 4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs. 5. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. 6. Maintains current BLS/CPR certification (All SNFs and Behavioral Centers; ALFs/ILFs as required by State).
Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 315083
Center Name: Elm Wood Center