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Nursing Home Administrator
Position Type: Salaried
Location: Avamere Bellingham Healthcare - 1200 Birchwood Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225
As the Building Adminsitrator, you'll join a team with a culture
and mission to enhance the life of every person we serve. This is
more than a job - it's a place where our team members build lasting
relationships with patients and residents, their families, and
fellow team members.
The primary responsibility of this position is to direct the
day-to-day functions of the facility to assure that the highest
degree of quality care can be provided to our residents at all
We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe.
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Employee Perks: Free meals to all employees Tuition assistance
Mentorship opportunities Employee assistance program featuring free
counseling services, financial coaching, legal services and more
Generous employee referral program Paid time off/sick leave (rolls
over annually) 401K retirement plan with employer contributions
Comprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary
dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and
Responsibilities: Plan, develop, organize, implement, evaluate
and direct the facility's programs and activities.
Develop and maintain written policies and procedures and
professional standards of practice that govern the operations of
Delegate administrative authority, responsibility and
accountability to staff personnel.
Consult with department directors concerning the operation of the
departments, meeting frequently to ensure information sharing is
being provided on a continuous basis.
Responsible for identifying staffing needs, interviewing, hiring,
annual reviews, counseling, and employee corrections.
Prepare an annual operating budget, review and interpret monthly
financial statements, and make adjustments as necessary to assure
the continued ability to provide quality care.
Participate in state and federal surveys of the facility, reviewing
any deficiencies and developing plans of correction.
Maintain good personnel relations, employee morale, and support and
Maintain a good public relations program that serves the best
interest of the facility and community alike.
Review the facility's Quality Measures data and public information
Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in
accordance with HIPAA guidelines, and uphold procedures to ensure
all staff are trained and in compliance with this policy.
Qualifications: Must possess a Nursing Home Administrator
A Bachelor's Degree in Public Health Administration or similar
2 years' experience in a supervisory capacity in a nursing facility
Thorough knowledge of OBRA regulations, the survey process, survey
tag numbers, and quality measures.
Knowledgeable of reimbursement regulations and nursing practices
and procedures, and the laws, regulations and guidelines pertaining
to nursing facility administration.
Amidst scenic Bellingham, Washington you will find Avamere
Bellingham Healthcare & Rehabilitation Services. This 84-bed
skilled nursing and rehabilitation community fosters a strong
employee culture committed to serving each other and their valued
patients and residents.
Small acts of kindness make a big difference at Avamere .
Compassionate employees take the time to ask patients and residents
how they can make their day better. Sometimes that is giving a word
of encouragement, helping them stay connected with family through
technology, or simply being a listening ear.
All employees and leaders at Avamere Bellingham Healthcare &
Rehabilitation Services join under one mission: to enhance the life
of every person they serve. This is evident at Avamere as managers
assist employees whenever possible and healthcare staff unite to
serve patients and residents.
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