BellinghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bellingham jobs

Director of Nursing Services (RN)

Company: Avamere Family of Companies
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Job Description:

The primary responsibility of this position is to assist the Director of Nursing Services\' efforts to direct the overall operation of our Nursing Service Department to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.


* Develop a written plan of care for each resident and review all medical and nursing treatments to ensure they are in accordance with the resident s care plan and wishes.

* Implement and maintain an ongoing quality assurance program for the nursing department, and monitor the facility s QI, QM and survey reports.

* Assist in the planning, scheduling and revising of the MDS, including the implementation of CAAs and Triggers.

* Review and revise care plans and assessments, and ensure that all personnel involved in providing care are aware of the resident s care plan.

* Develop methods for coordination of nursing services with other resident services to ensure the continuity of the resident s total regimen of care.

* Participate in and develop reviews of the discharge plans and prepare reports for the Care Plan Committee as directed.

* Monitor nursing care to ensure that all nursing personnel follow established departmental policies and procedures.

* Review nurses notes to determine if the care plan is being followed.

* Determine the staffing needs and work assignments of the nursing department necessary to meet the total nursing needs of the residents.

* Provide leadership training that includes the administrative and supervisory principles essential for Resident Care Managers and Charge Nurses.

* Provide direct nursing care as necessary.

* Participate in state and federal surveys of the facility; assist the Administrator in reviewing deficiencies and developing plans of correction.

* Attend continuing education programs designed to keep you abreast of changes in your profession, and participate in/provide leadership for in-service training for nursing personnel.

* Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

* Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university.

* Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in this state.

* Must have a minimum 1 years of experience as a supervisor in a healthcare setting.

* Must have a minimum 6 months of experience in rehabilitative and restorative nursing practices.

* Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.

* Experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems.

* Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.


Keywords: Avamere Family of Companies, Bellingham , Director of Nursing Services (RN), Executive , Bellingham, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Store Manager
Description: br br br br br br Northwest Staffing Resources, a recognized leader in our industry for excellence in customer service to our clients and temporary employees, is seeking an experienced Branch (more...)
Company: NW Staffing Resources
Location: Lynnwood
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Manager in Training - Environmental Services
Description: Healthcare Services Group HCSG is a provider of environmental and dining services to the hospital, long-term and acute care industry, currently servicing over 5,500 accounts nationwide. With our ever (more...)
Company: Healthcare Services Group, INC.
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Account Manager Manufacturing, Greater Seattle Area
Description: Company OverviewGrainger is a global leading broad line supplier of facilities maintenance products serving businesses and institutions. Our 18,000 employees are driven to serve customers and the community (more...)
Company: Grainger Businesses
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Manager/Sr. Manager - Product Marketing, Platform Messaging
Description: To get the best candidate experience, please consider applying for a maximum of 3 roles within 12 months to ensure you are not duplicating efforts. br br JOB CATEGORY br br Marketing br br (more...)
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Workforce Management Analyst
Description: osition::--Workforce Management AnalystLocation::--Seattle, WADuration :: Long term contractJD:: Develop and execute forecasting and demand
Company: Resource Logistics, Inc.
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Medical Director - Outpatient Services
Description: Job Number:79760 br br Location:Seattle, br br WA br br Entity:Behavioral Health br br Category:Physician br br Specialty:Psychiatry br br Employment Type:Full-Time Regular br (more...)
Company: MultiCare Health System
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Store Manager
Description: br br br br br br Northwest Staffing Resources, a recognized leader in our industry for excellence in customer service to our clients and temporary employees, is seeking an experienced Branch (more...)
Company: NW Staffing Resources
Location: Marysville
Posted on: 09/27/2020

School Fundraising Director
Description: Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives --Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and (more...)
Company: American Heart Association
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Project Manager (DOT, Bridge, Site Development)
Description: A reputable and well known heavy civil contractor, known for being recession proof, is ready to hire a Project Manager to their team immediately This is an opportunity to take your career to the next (more...)
Company: GPAC
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Investigative Team Manager/Editor (Volunteer to Compensation)
Description: Investigative Team Manager/Editor-- Volunteer to Compensation Note: The following is an opportunity for flexible, part-time, volunteer work. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid employment. (more...)
Company: WhoWhatWhy
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Bellingham RSS job feeds