Diversicare Healthcare Services & Diversicare Therapy Services

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RN Nurse Supervisor

RN Nurse Supervisor

Job ID 
2017-24613
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Location Name 
Brookshire Nursing & Rehab Center
Shift 
4p-12a
Address 
4320 Judith Lane
Location 
US-AL-Huntsville

More information about this job

Overview

 

 

Nurses - The Heartbeat of Diversicare

 

Elevated and empowered nurses is the key to excellence. Diversicare is committed to creating an environment where our nurses are supported, have access to information, educational opportunities, resources, and have our advocacy to leverage their compassion, strong voices and intellect.

 

We are seeking a Nursing Supervisor that has a passion for providing the highest quality of care with compassion and integrity!

 

We live our Core Values of Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, and Teamwork & Stewardship every day with every life we touch, providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.

 

If these are your values as well, APPLY NOW!

 

Responsibilities

  1. Makes rounds continually; follows up with problems to ensure appropriate follow-through takes place.
  2. Supervises a charge nurse in carrying out their responsibility (medication pass, treatments, supervision)
  3. Inspects unit/wing areas to verify that residents’ needs are met and policies and procedures are followed.
  4. Supervises admissions, transfers and discharges and ensures documentation is complete and resident needs are met.
  5. Assesses critically ill residents; reports findings to physician and records observations; may provide direct care to critically ill residents from time to time.
  6. Assists with the Continuous Quality Improvement Program and ensures follow-up occurs.
  7. Deals with families and residents when issues arise; handles complaints and provides education regarding care, as needed.
  8. Evaluates performance of charge nurses; coaches and disciplines as needed.
  9. Assist charge nurse with concerns/problems.
  10. Responds and takes charge in emergency situations.
  11. In charge of department/facility in absence of DON, ADON, Administrator.
  12. Ensures wings are adequately staffed according to census.
  13. Ensures safe work practices are followed.
  14. Ensures resident rights are respected.

 

 

 

Qualifications

  1. Current license by the State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse with experience in the long-term care industry preferred; at least three years nursing experience required.
  2. Ability to plan, supervises, and coordinates services.
  3. Experience in supervising, training and instructing nursing personnel in the long term care setting preferred