Whittier Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center RN Clinical Nurse Manager in Marion, Massachusetts
RN Clinical Nurse Manager -_Full Time_
Monitors compliance with established budgetary and reimbursement guidelines.
Makes resident/patient rounds with a report to the Dir. of Subacute Services and Dir. of Nursing.
Directs, evaluates and supervises all resident/patient care and initiates corrective action as necessary.
Conducts quality assurance and continues quality improvement monitoring.
Assesses resident equipment maintenance and supply needs and makes recommendations to the Dir. of Subacute Services and/or Dir. of Nursing.
May conduct staff meetings; coordinate services rendered by nursing personnel with those rendered by personnel of other departments.
Observes infection control policies and procedures relating to nursing services.
Directs and supervises activities of professional and non‐professional nursing personnel; evaluates staff performance.
supports and participates in In‐services Education Programs.
monitors infection control practices of nursing personnel.
May be required to coordinate and conduct neurology rounds, contracture rounds, patient care rounds and skin rounds.
Ensures that physicians are notified of changes in residents' conditions, weight, medication errors, medication not available, abnormal lab/xray results, new admissions/discharges and any other unusual observations.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Current State license as a Registered Nurse.
Minimum of 3 years recent clinical experience preferably in Medical‐Surgical, Gerontological or Rehabilitative Nursing.
Knowledge of Geriatric Nursing preferred, State and Federal Regulations, Medicare, Medicaid and MDS.
Prior MDS Management experience preferred;
Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support in accordance with American Heart Association or American Red Cross standards
Knowledge of growth and development across the life span required
Location: Marion, MA - Sippican Healthcare Center