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Director of Nursing Services

Executive Search Solutions
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
November 08, 2018

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Director of Nursing Services – Louisville, KY

We have a new employment opportunity for a Director of Nursing to lead clinical services for a Long-term Care / Skilled Nursing Facility (LTC / SNF) in a suburb East of Louisville, KY. The DON is responsible for assuring quality care throughout the nursing home by continually evaluating clinical policies and procedures and implementing changes when appropriate. This facility has 100+ beds.

Director of Nursing responsibilities:

• Maintain regulatory compliance & ensure quality medical care for all residents

• Develop, implement, and evaluate programs to enrich the recruitment, retention and continuing education of the nursing staff

• Closely monitor Nursing Department budget and facilitate resource stewardship

• Proactively respond to survey and/or standard of care issues

• Quality assurance including Hipaa compliance

• Track outcomes, identify areas for improvement, & implement plans of correction

• Provide adequate staffing based on census

• Ensure that annual competency evaluations and performance reviews are completed in a timely manner; participate in facility Performance Improvement Program

Director of Nursing qualifications:

• Must be a licensed RN in the state of KY

• Strong customer service, flexibility, patience, leadership, documentation, clinical skills, and ability to teach and mentor required

• A well-documented proven history of providing excellent survey results

• BSN preferred

• 2 years’ recent experience as Director of Nursing within long term care required

• Employment stability

• Strong clinical skills and ability to react decisively in emergency situations

• Impeccable verbal and written communication skills

In this position, you will enjoy the chance to have a positive impact on the quality of each resident’s life while leading a group of experienced medical professionals. The staff values the opportunity to help every member of the community make the most of each day.

Executive Search Solutions is a national recruitment firm with a long-term care focus. Our clients include Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) / Nursing Homes, Assisted Living and Independent Living centers, Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC), Rehab, Hospice, and Home Health Agencies.

Please click apply now, call Rick Chasteen at 888-582-5627, email resume to, or fax resume to 888-344-1889 to be considered for this Nursing Home Director of Nursing Services position east of Louisville, Kentucky. We look forward to hearing from you.