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Unit Managers Long Term Care RN - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Howell, Michigan, 48843, United States
November 11, 2018


Unit Managers Long Term Care RN - RT

Howell, Michigan 48843

Job Description

Summary: Responsible for directing the entire operation of a nursing unit in a long term facility

Essential Functions:

Performs General Management Functions such as hiring, disciplining and evaluating employees

Plans and facilitates meetings and committees to address resident care issues for the unit

Manages area of responsibility with the goal of achieving and maintaining the highest quality of care possible.

Participates in developing, implementing and evaluating programs that promote the recruitment, retention, development and continuing education of nursing staff members.

Contacts physicians as necessary and ensures physicians interventions are timely and appropriate

Reviews staffing patterns and census of nursing units, and reassigns personnel when necessary to ensure staffing meets resident needs and budgetary controls.

Monitors the clinical operations of the unit and resident’s conditions and ensures that appropriate and quality care is administered.

Obtains medications, supplies and medical records needed to provide safe, efficient and therapeutic care to residents on a continuing basis.

Assists in the orientation of new personnel, monitors their skills and guides and observes staff that may need assistance with procedures.

Participates in facility “QA” program

Performs other tasks as assigned.

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Graduate of accredited school of nursing, degree preferred.

2. Licensed as a RN (if state requires) or LPN/LVN in state employed.

3. Valid CPR teaching certificate, if applicable.

4. Three years of nursing experience, of which one year was in a long term care environment.

5. Salary Expectation?

6. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

7. Complete Current Address?