SUBACUTE CARE UNIT MANAGER

Job ID: 59324 Posted: 2017/03/06 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Nursing City: Jersey City, NJ Location: Alaris Health at Jersey City


Job Information:

Alaris Health at JERSEY CITY ,  183  bed-skilled nursing Center in  JERSEY CITY , New Jersey, seeks a unit manager at a professional nursing level to lead the department and assume 24-hour responsibility for the continuity of nursing care and management of the residents’ welfare. Additional responsibilities include:

collaborating with the director of nursing in maintaining adequate nursing coverage to provide safe nursing care 24 hours a day, seven days a week, covering on weekends and holidays as requestedorienting, demonstrating, teaching and evaluating nursing staff’s skills and assessing their work performance

implementing the progressive counseling process and making recommendations or taking disciplinary action as needed

participating in the development, implementation and evaluation of quality assurance activities for the Center and/or unit

developing and implementing discharge plans with residents, their families and the interdisciplinary team

developing a program to facilitate continuity of care when residents are transferred to other nursing Center or the hospital

preparing written reports, reviewing records and participating in data collection as needed

submitting budget requests

and above all, ensuring that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals’ needs and rights

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Job Requirements:

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Graduated from an accredited school of nursingMinimum of one year in a leadership role (e.g. head nurse, supervisor or similar)

Currently licensed by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing Examiners of Nurses

Association of Professional Nurses membership is recommended

Strong leadership and organizational skills

Ability to work independently, problem solve and make responsible decisions

Ability to positively interact with everyone from residents to government agencies and the general public

Experience developing and implementing programs, policies and procedures necessary to providing quality care

Highly knowledgeable about nursing and medical practices and procedures as well as Federal and State regulations laws, regulations and guidelines pertaining to long-term care

Graduated from an accredited school of nursing

Minimum of one year in a leadership role (e.g. head nurse, supervisor or similar)

 

About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
Contact: For more information feel free to contact us at RSMOLIN@ALARISHEALTH.COM