To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently registered with the State of Board Examiners for Registered Nurses. Current CPR certification.
- Registered Nurse with minimum of two (2) years experience in nursing supervisory or nursing management in a long-term care setting.
- Other Skills and Abilities Required:
¨ Demonstrates knowledge of gerontology, rehabilitative, and medical-surgical nursing care.
¨ Ability to effectively manage staff, act as a team player and serve as a resource to staff.
¨ Knowledge of State and Federal regulatory requirements for long-term care.
¨ Ability to work with other disciplines as a team player. Knowledge of RAI process, Case Mix, and Medicare.
¨ Understanding of current Infection Control and OSHA guidelines.
¨ Knowledge of CQI theory and process.
¨ Ability to prioritize and complete assigned duties within a constantly changing environment.
¨ Knowledge of long-term care requirements for documentation, communication system(s) to address resident condition changes.
¨ Professional attitude, high degree of self-motivation and leadership qualities.
¨ Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques.
¨ Understanding of corporate compliance, and abuse prohibition.
¨ Able to communicate and work effectively with various levels of staff, residents, family members, the public and representatives of various regulatory agencies.
¨ Able to evaluate reports, programs, systems and other data against both judgmental and verifiable criteria.
¨ Able to handle stressful situations. Able and willing to work flexible hours.
¨ Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.