Date Posted
May 16, 2022
Type
Part Time
Department
Nursing
Location
The Gardens of Jefferson
1000 W Washington Street
Jefferson 50129, US
Salary Range
22 - 32

Job Details

The Director of Nursing is responsible for ensuring nursing care and services to the tenants of the program, according to their service plan. Ensure nursing compliance for the assisted living program.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Receives tenant referrals. Reviews available patient information and provides initial nursing assessment for admission.
  • Reviews patient's medical diagnosis, prognosis, medications, procedures and clinical course.
  • Reviews and assist in establishing tenant service plan.
  • Conduct record reviews and communicates findings and recommendations to administration.
  • Delegate new employees and provide medication manager training and delegation.
  • Oversees the maintenance of patient clinical records, statistics, reports and records for purposes of evaluation and reporting of organizational activities.
  • Assures proper maintenance of clinical records in compliance with local, state and federal laws.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of adequate and appropriate inventory of supplies and equipment for the provision of patient services.
  • Assists in implementing organization policies, procedures, goals and quality care standards.
  • Promote customer service and quality of care expectations.
  • Complies with accepted professional standards and principles.
  • Participates in the development of community program needs.
  • Performs other duties and activities as assigned.
  • Assist with rotating nursing on- call
  • Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state.
  • Complies with accepted professional standards and practice.
  • Excellent observation, good nursing judgment, and communication skills. Understands hospice philosophy and issues of death/dying.
  • Complies and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Demonstrates excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills.

Requirements

Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Iowa.

Contact Information

Questions may be directed to bfister@jeffersongardenlifestyles.com

We are an equal opportunity employer.

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