Empire Care Centers
Buckhead Center for Nursing and Healing is Hiring a Director of Nursing (DON)!
Excellent Pay, Great Work Environment, and Culture!!
Sign on Bonus $$$5000$$$
Director of Nursing (DON)Overview:
Buckhead Center for Nursing and Healing is a SNF seeking a Director of Nursing for a great opportunity in Atlanta, GA. At Buckhead Center for Nursing and Healing, we pride ourselves on our exceptional employee culture and the high level of care we provide for our residents. We believe that the best way to maintain our high level of care is by having a great employee culture and by treating our staff with the same care and dedication we provide for our residents. We look forward to meeting you!
Essential Functions of the Director of Nursing (DON):
Ensures quality and safe delivery of health services to residents
Implements the plan of care formulated by the physician
Provides accurate and timely documentation of care given diagnosis or plan of care
Monitor the Medication Technicians with the administration of medication per physician order Documents properly on EMAR.
Assembles resident charts, and resident records and checks that all necessary forms are complete and accurate
Prepares incident/accident reports for residents as needed per policy. Notifies physician and family post incident/accident per policy and documents appropriately
Maintains a safe and healthy working environment and uses safe work methods and procedures in accordance with clinical standards
Assists resident in learning appropriate self-care activities
Organizes and monitors associates and material resources necessary for meeting the needs of the residents under his/her care
Recognizes emergencies and life-threatening situations and initiates appropriate action(s)
Maintains confidentiality and resident rights regarding all resident personal information
Develop an effective schedule and supervise and direct associates.
Maintain stimulating ADL programs that empower, maintain, and support individual preferences and capabilities.
Maintain environments that promote feelings of safety and security, overall well-being, and happiness in personal and congregate areas of the community.
Maintain a positive social model (non-clinical) resulting in a home-like environment.
Responds to resident, family, and associate concerns in an appropriate, timely, and courteous manner.
Ensure that associates make resident rounds every two hours or as required to ensure safety.
Assist in the admission, transfer, and discharge of residents.
Accept any other tasks, assignments, or requests as deemed necessary by the Executive Director.
Understanding and communicating fire and emergency procedures, hazardous materials, MSDS, and Community safety precautions.
Understanding and ensuring compliance with Universal Precautions including but not limited to infection control standards, hazardous waste policies, blood-borne pathogens, and all safety rules.
Qualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements for Director of Nursing (DON):
Licensed Register Nurse in GA
Minimum of 3-5 years of nursing experience in a health care facility.
Experience in a long-term care community and/or geriatric nursing facility preferred
Benefits for Director of Nursing (DON):
This organization does not discriminate in hiring or employment based on ancestry, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, military status, veteran status, or disability. No question on the application is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. This application will be given every consideration; however, its receipt does not imply employment for the applicant.