Whittier Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center Nurse Supervisor in Newburyport, Massachusetts

Nurse Supervisor - Full Time 11­-7 shift, Monday-­Friday & every other weekend

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Directs, evaluates, and supervises all resident care and initiates corrective action as necessary.

  • Makes resident rounds with a report to the Director of Nursing Service.

  • Conducts quality assurance and continuous quality improvement monitoring.

  • Establishes open lines of communication between all nursing personnel and consistently takes follow­up action as necessary.

  • Counsels and disciplines nursing personnel and recommends personnel action to the Director of Nursing Service as necessary.

  • Reviews residents admitted and compares physician orders with each resident’s plan or care to assure appropriate implementation.

  • Knowledgeably and competently performs basic nursing skills.

Prerequisites:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Current licensure in Massachusetts.

  • Minimum of (3) years recent clinical experience.

  • Knowledge of Geriatric Nursing.

  • Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support in accordance with American Heart Association or American Red Cross standards required.

  • Knowledge of growth and development across the life span required.

Location: Newburyport, MA - Port Healthcare Center

Category: Nursing