Director of Nursing-Long Term Care $5,000 Sign on Bonus / 12 Months Free Housing included
Partners Healthcare System
Oak Bluffs, MA
The Director of Nursing assumes authority, responsibility, and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the facility. In collaboration with facility Administration, allocates department resources in an efficient and economic manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practical, physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other departments, medical professionals, consultants, and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administrative functions, and to represent the interests of the facility.
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Develops, maintains, and implements nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility philosophy, and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations
Communicates and interprets policies and procedures to nursing staff, and monitors staff practices and implementation
Participates in all admission decisions
Exercises overall supervision of resident assessments and care plans
Participates in daily or weekly management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes, personnel, or resident complaints or concerns
Evaluates or has designee evaluate the work performance of all nursing personnel, and implements discipline according to operational policies
Ensures delivery of compassionate quality care and nursing supervision as evidenced by adequate services and staff coverage on unit, absence of odors, general cl
$139k-209k yearly est.