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Director of Nursing

Company: Sevita
Location: Maryville
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionBring your passion and Nursing leadership to our growing, mission-driven organization. Come join our amazing team, working within a setting that offers variety and rewarding challenges!

  • Lead the nursing team to improve and sustain the superior performance of the facility
  • Plan and organize the daily functions of the Nursing department
    • Use independent judgment and follow regulatory guidelines in the delivery of quality resident care
    • Plan and organize day-to-day functions of resident care
    • Anticipate, identify and analyze problems effectively and make appropriate recommendations or intervene as necessary
    • Participate in the development and updating of the interdisciplinary plan of care
    • Available 24/7 by phone, unless another qualified Registered Nurse (RN) has been scheduled to be available
    • Complete pre-admission resident evaluations at their current place of care
    • Travel throughout the area required
    • Ensure that all Safety Policies and Procedures are followed at all times, including timely completion and submission of all incident and accident reports
    • Ensure compliance with all regulatory guidelines, licensing requirements and all company policies and procedures
    • Supervise the Case Management department to include:
      • Admission process and resident business files
      • Resident funding
      • Additional funding resources
      • Discharge planning Interdisciplinary team conferences
      • Hire, train, evaluate nursing staff; provide corrective action and terminate staff as necessary
      • Initiate and manage emergency proceduresQualifications:
        • Current and active Registered Nursing (RN) license issued by this state
        • Preferably three (3) years experience working with medically complex individuals
        • Preferably one (1) year experience in a leadership/management role
        • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification for Health Care Providers
        • Valid driver's license
        • Able to effectively communicate (verbally and in writing) with physicians, staff, residents, and their families and/or authorized representative, and other members of the community
        • Able to work with and relate to behaviorally challenged residents
        • A reliable, responsible attitude and a compassionate approach
        • A commitment to quality in everything you doWhy Join Us?
          • Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available
          • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week
          • 401(k) with company match
          • Paid time off and holiday pay
          • Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working alongside a great team of coworkers
          • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunitiesCome join our team of dedicated and caring professionals – Apply Today!Powered by JazzHRSnSSRy9o6a

Keywords: Sevita, Knoxville , Director of Nursing, Executive , Maryville, Tennessee

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