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Posted Feb 16
HCR Home Care

Director of Nursing - Washington County

Washington County, NY, United States Full Time
Reference: DON Washington

Our Director of Nursing supervises the provision of nursing services provided by the Agency and is accessible to Agency staff to assure high quality care in our cross-functional, collaborative environment. This role is a key connection for staff to our Agency and provides coaching and development for staff to maintain high levels of technical skill and staff satisfaction and retention.

Primary Functions:

  • Assures that staff perform according to Agency standards, legal/regulatory standards and the Nurse Practice Act and that appropriate staff levels are maintained to achieve such standards
  • Proactively addresses operational and clinical practices to prevent patient harm and to ensure efficiency and compliance
  • Monitors/evaluates effectiveness of clinical and operational goals using measurable criteria
  • Recommends educational programs/training to promote staff development
  • Management/supervision of the day-to-day clinical operations
  • Adheres to, participates in and drives staff / operational compliance all industry and agency compliance programs
  • Required Skills:

  • Communicate effectively with staff, client’s, and/or family through speaking and hearing
  • Travel to other branch offices, parent office and/or client’s homes using dependable transportation (valid drivers license and auto insurance required)
  • Manual dexterity to operate patient care equipment
  • Operate office equipment including, but not limited to, computers, printers, and/or copiers
  • Visual acuity to evaluate and peruse employee documentation
  • Required Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing preferred
  • Current NYS Licensure as Registered Professional Nurse
  • 1 years experience in nursing within the last 36 months
  • Medicare home health experience and management experience, required
  • Additional Application Instructions

    Interested applicants can forward a cover letter and resume to Tasha Sorce at tsorce@hcrhealth.com

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