Director of Nursing
Company: Page Rehabilitation
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: January 19, 2023
Page Rehabilitation - Page Rehabilitation Center is a skilled
nursing facility offering rehabilitation and long-term healthcare
services. Our mission is to enhance the lives of our residents by
providing excellent care and service with skill and compassion.
Like-minded professionals are invited to join our team.
We have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Director of
Nursing. At Page, the Director of Nursing functions as the
administrative authority for the Department of Nursing. The DON is
responsible for the organization and oversight of all nursing
operations and for the supervision of care for all
residents/patients at the facility.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
Direct, develop, implement, review and revise nursing service goals
Establish and maintain standards of quality nursing practice.
Maintain nursing policy and procedure manuals.
Develop and implement guidelines for staffing, recruitment and
selection, supervision, evaluation, retention and termination of
Act as liaison between Nursing Services and other departments.
Plan and administer the nursing budget. Identify the need and make
recommendations for major expenditures.
Make provision for twenty-four hour nursing care of the residents
Communicate and implement all administrative directives to nursing
Act as a resource person for staff members, providing guidance,
direction and assistance as indicated.
Evaluate nursing personnel and make recommendations for promotions,
additional development and terminations.
Delegate responsibilities to level of nursing as per established
Conduct conferences and discussions with Assistant Director of
Nursing, and staff to promote formulation of departmental policies,
promote initiative, planning and problem resolution.
Evaluate effectiveness of nursing department through nursing
Participate in committees as assigned.
Maintain and enforce department and facility procedures and safety
standards aimed at accident and fire prevention.
Comply with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Must be an active participant in the facility's Quality
Assurance/Performance Improvement (QAPI) program and Performance
Improvement Project (PIP) and carry out roles and responsibilities
as assigned. Must identify opportunities for improvement, lead PIP
projects and provide education and coaching in order to build the
needed skills in others to lead PIPs. Participate in
multidisciplinary activities and collaborate with the committee to
prioritize and develop QAPI efforts. Must also report potential or
actual non-compliance issues to the facility's QAPI committee.
Perform other reasonable duties as assigned by the NHA.
Essential applicant requirements include:
Graduate of a school of professional nursing approved by the
FLState Board of Nurse Examiners.
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse by the FL State Board of
Knowledgeable of nursing, medical practices and procedures.
Knowledgeable of all legal regulations, guidelines and best
practices that pertain to long-term care.
Possess leadership, communication and people skills, supervisory
abilities and the capability to develop staff skills.
Possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement and
interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures,
etc. that are necessary for providing quality of care.
Understand the basics of budgeting and financial reporting.
Possess the ability to create a collaborative and efficient
workplace with attention to quality standards and policies.
Keep abreast of changing standards in nursing administration
through continuing education.
Possess an aptitude for problem solving.
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