Director of Nursing-HHA
Company: Fortcom Health Services
Posted on: May 6, 2022
Job Description The Director of Nursing directs and supervises
professional, and auxiliary, personnel rendering client care
services, performs marketing duties, and fosters public relations
for the company, consults and plans with healthcare facilities
regarding staffing needs, and communicates the concept of quality
client care to the general community. The DON interprets service
needs to the Administrator and acts as a client services
--- Participates with the Administrator and COO in the formulation
of a business plan, i.e., strategic goals, resource allocation
plan(s) and a yearly budget.
--- Policy formulation and programmatic development and
implementation including assessing adequate and appropriate
--- Coordinates planning activities to develop administrative
policies and practices for the Agency.
--- Consults with supervisors and staff, individually or in groups,
regarding patients or special programs or service programs.
--- Coordinate, and schedule, the daily workload of each district,
utilizing Agency personnel to their fullest capacity.
--- Oversees all CQI and utilization review activities.
--- Assists in Agency evaluation activities.
--- Coordinates with other program areas and senior management
--- Acts as liaison with Staff Development for program areas.
--- Assesses appropriate staff supervision during all service
--- Collaborates in the development of an effective and efficient
patient care documentation system
--- Participates in selected orientation programs.
--- Directs staff in performance of their duties.
--- Provide daily supervision of district nurses, and Home Health
--- Review, and investigate, the clinical content, diagnoses,
medical history, medications, fee status, and other procedures
--- Direct staff toward the appropriate use of community
--- Appraise staff performance, during their probationary period,
--- Identify, and evaluate, patient needs and appropriateness of
--- Participate in community related functions, as necessary.
--- Assist with the orientation of new professional staff
--- See patients in the home setting, as needed.
--- Participate in audits, U.R. interdisciplinary team
--- Review each nurse's schedule for recertification, discharges,
and Aide supervisory visits.
--- Review weekly schedule submitted by nurses for changes or
--- Fill out the patient's re-hospitalization referral/admission
form sheet, daily
--- Perform other duties as directed, by the Administrator or
--- May be requested, to fill in for the other supervisory staff,
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
--- Bachelor's degree in Nursing required but Master's degree
--- Graduate of NLN accredited school of Nursing
--- Licensed RN through the Massachusetts State Board of
--- 5+ years of clinically related experience in home healthcare
--- Bi-Lingual RN in Spanish preferred
--- Licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in
accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in
good working order
Salary and Benefits:
--- Salary is Negotiable
--- 100% Paid Health and Dental Insurance
--- 401K with Profit-Sharing and Safe Harbor Contributions
Send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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