Company Overview

Consulate Health Care is one of the nation’s leading providers of Senior Health Care Services. Operating more than 190 centers nationwide, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.

Since our formation in in 1997, our mission remains “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands”, which guides us in everything we do. Our short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing services help patients recover from illness, injury or medical procedure, and return to a self-sufficient lifestyle, and our assisted and independent Living services provide an engaging, community-oriented experience for our residents.

Our employees are the driving force behind our success in meeting our most important mission. We offer more than just a job – we offer rewarding careers- to those who share our unwavering commitment to helping others and to our Core Values of: Compassion, Honesty, Respect, Integrity and Passion.


Assistant Director of Clinical Services
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Job Description

Purpose of Your Job Position

As a Consulate Health Care Assistant Director of Clinical Services, you are entrusted with the responsibility of caring for our residents, families, co-workers, visitors and all others; as well as demonstrating in all interactions, Consulate Health Care’s five core values of Compassion, Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Passion. The primary purpose of your position is to monitor clinical compliance with state and federal regulations. You are entrusted to provide innovative, responsible healthcare with the creation and implementation of new ideas and concepts that continually improve systems and processes to achieve superior results.

Job Functions

As Assistant Director of Clinical Services, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties. Responsible for the functions of the Corporate Clinical and Clinical Reimbursement Services Department. No supervisory function. This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by the supervisors or managers to perform other duties. You will be evaluated in part based upon your performance of the tasks listed in this job description at anytime. This job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.

Duties and Responsibilities

1.Acts as a liaison between the Director of Nursing and the nursing staff.

2. Participate in the development and achievement of nursing department goals and objectives.

3. Staff development functions/responsibilities. Provide educational programming.

4. Assist in the implementation of and monitor compliance with policies, procedures, and standards of practice consistent with

corporate and external regulatory guidelines.

5. Collaborate with various department heads to promote positive interdepartmental relations.

6. Assist in the development, implementation, and monitoring of an accurate and effective documentation system.

7. Provide direct resident care as staffing patterns demand.

8. Act as a resource person and role mode for nursing staff.

9. Assure effective interaction with resident and families.

10. Actively participate in the quality improvement process for the facility.

11. Participate in and/or provide inservice education sessions.

12. Attend and participate in department/facility meeting, as required.

13. Assist surveyors and inspectors to facilitate regulatory compliance, as per the direction of the director of Clinical Services.

14. Access continuing education opportunities, appropriate to discipline and responsibilities.

15. Adheres to facility policies and procedures and participates in facility quality improvement and safety programs.

16. Must complete preceptor training.

17. Embrace Consulate Health Care’s five core values of compassion, honesty, integrity, respect, and passion, and incorporate them

into the daily job function.

18. Demonstrate respect and compassion in every interaction.

19. Conduct oneself with the highest degree of honesty and integrity in every interaction.

20. Demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co-workers, residents, families, and visitors.

21. May be trained and assigned to perform the Customer Care Liaison duties as needed.

22. Perform other duties, as assigned.

Education

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Must possess a current CPR certification.

Experience

Must have a minimum of three (3) years of nursing experience in a setting serving the same age/type of resident population served by this facility. Minimum of one (1) year of management experience preferred.

Specific Requirements

1. Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a Registered Nurse in this state.

2. Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

3. Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills required to provide care appropriate to the age-related need of the residents served.

4. Must possess knowledge of local, state, and federal regulations pertaining to facility function.

5. Must possess knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirement.

6. Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

7. Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.

8. Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.

9. Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures, etc., that are necessary for providing quality care.

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Job Overview
Company: Consulate Health Care
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: N/A
Employee Type: Full-Time
Industry: Healthcare - Health Services
Managed Care
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Nurse
Health Care
Management
Required Education: 2 Year Degree
Required Experience: At least 3 year(s)
Required Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Reference ID: 10095
Location: Albuquerque, NM (map it!Map it!)
Email: Not Available
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