LOCATION: Pierce County (WA)
Great opportunity to join a leading provider of short-term post-hospital and long-term care and the largest U.S. provider of skilled nursing care and one of 10 largest providers of home care. The company’s nearly 60,000 employees provide high-quality care for patients and residents through a network of more than 500 skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, assisted living facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and hospice and home care agencies. Come join a winning team that treats you like family and be part of the excitement! With an outstanding work environment with competitive compensation, an education assistance program, unlimited opportunities to learn and grow, and a comprehensive benefits package, our client is searching for qualified Team Players who enjoy their work and value adaptability, autonomy, flexibility and reliability as the key ingredients to success. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare!
As the clinical leader for this skilled nursing facility, this position leads the clinical team to ensure that patients achieve their highest level of function and highest quality of life. The Director of Nursing works in concert with the Administrator and directs the Nursing Department to maintain quality standards of care in accordance with current Federal, State and Company standards, guidelines and regulations. In absence of the Administrator, assumes the responsibility for center operations. The DON conducts the nursing process – assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation – under the scope of the State’s Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure.
- Active or pending RN license in Washington required
- Minimum of Associate’s degree; BSN degree preferred
- Five (5) years of current or recent nursing experience in Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Home or Acute Care preferred
- At least three (3) years of experience as a Director of Nursing within a Long Term Care or Skilled Nursing Facility preferred
- At least two (2) years of nursing supervisory experience required
- Experience in a fast paced, 100+bed skilled nursing facility with a high number of admissions/discharges daily preferred
- Stable work history
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
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