Brookdale Senior Living Director of Nursing - Protem in Ithaca, New York
Full Time Clinical Services Specialists Director
Job #: DCSSNithNY621311
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Manage the day-to-day healthcare operations of the community to ensure resident"s healthcare needs are met
Responsible for the direct supervision of community-based licensed nursing staff (LPN/LVN, RN), the Med Techs/CMAs (if required by State Regulations) and/or Lead Resident Care Associates
Manage the health care of residents, including the dissemination of information to families and associates and ensure that family members are aware of the resident"s needs
Supervise the maintenance of resident charts and reviews documentation performed by care giving staff
Provide training, supervision, and monitoring of associates in the administration of medications as described/allowed in Nurse Practice Act, to include auditing of medication administration records
Required skills and qualifications:
Registered Nurse licensure
Three years of relevant experience
Basic typing skills along with a working knowledge of personal computing and word processing software are required, preferably in a Microsoft Windows environment
Ability to assess a situation and start actions to ensure compliance, enhance quality of care and provide training
Must be willing to travel
Brookdale is the largest senior living solutions company in the country, with 1,000+ communities in 46 states serving 110,000 residents around the country. That translates to lots of career opportunities for you! We offer independent living, assisted living, Memory Care, skilled nursing, continuing care retirement, in-house therapy, hospice, home health, and personalized living./
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Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.
/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./