CedarRapidsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Cedar Rapids jobs

Director of Nursing

Company: Agemark
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

Director of Nursing United States Cedar Rapids IA 52411 Remember why you became a nurse in the first place? Come work where you can spend more time making a difference. Opportunity overview We are an Agemark Senior Living community ranked #10 with Great Places to Work, and looking for a Director of Nursing for our memory care community in Cedar Rapids, IA. In this position, you’ll be responsible to a ssure quality, continuity and appropriateness of care provided by providing direction to wellness staff and communicating with residents, families and staff to assure quality care. In this Director of Nursing position, you'll be responsible for developing and overseeing the implementation of resident service plans to comply with doctor orders and meet health care needs, and assure quality, continuity and appropriateness of care provided. We're more than a company. We're a family. You hear it everywhere - companies describing themselves as a family. But families are all different, and so is the way they look at work and life. This is what makes us the  best  kind of family. ?We recognize each person's talents, skills and personality and bring that into their position. We encourage people to become the best they can be and hold them to high standards. That's because we believe in them, and their success. These family ties, so to speak, are part of every decision we make as a company. We don't just work together - we laugh, eat and learn together as a staff and with our residents! We believe that every day can be a good one, for both employees and residents. Dedicated to this philosophy for more than 30 years, we've learned that the secret to everything - working, celebrating and even getting through the tough stuff - is doing it with love. By working to create the kind of community we would want for our own loved ones, where warmth, love and respect are abundant, we also create a unique, positive and caring workplace. Feeling valuable, special and loved isn't just a goal for our residents. It's how we want everyone to experience our community. Director of Nursing position details: Develop and oversee implementation of resident service plans to comply with doctor orders and meet health care needs.  Assure quality, continuity and appropriateness of care provided. Review and update service plans according to State requirements. Supervise the performance of individual nursing services. Implement wellness program to maximize health through education and preventative care. Provide direction and monitoring of Medication Aides. work with Family Service Coordinator, assess prospective residents to determine care needs and appropriateness for residency.  Coordinate Wellness Services procedures to admit new residents. Train and orientate staff concerning Wellness Services functions and procedures as directed; provide staff in-services. Identify at-risk residents and help create risk management plan. Communicate with residents, families, staff, physicians and other health care providers regarding resident health issues and service plans. Facilitate alternative placement or supplemental care when appropriate. Oversee medication setup and delivery system. Respond to resident emergency calls as needed; review and document emergency call responses. Assist Community Director in developing annual Wellness Services budget and operate within monthly budget and make special purchases with approval. Ensure safe, secure storage of all medications, supplies, and equipment. Provide direction and monitoring of Medication Aides and Resident Assistants, and others as assigned by Director. Assure accurate documentation and timely submission of services provided for resident billing. Manage and supervise other Wellness Services staff. Set annual goals and assess quarterly, if required. Oversee all Resident Care being provided. Issue nursing or clinical orders, based on the needs of the residents. Review the assisted living manager’s assessment of residents. Oversee appropriate delegation of nursing tasks. Notify OHCQ if the contract or employment with the assisted living program is terminated and the reason for termination. Director of Nursing knowledge, skills and abilities needed: Proficient knowledge of medication, dosage and terminology. Understand medication side effects and health factors in Seniors. Proven track record of integrity, leadership, teamwork, and commitment to work. Excellent verbal/written communication and problem solving skills. Proficient computer skills with MS O365. Must be detail oriented and accurate Assist residents live safely and with dignity; encourage independence and healthy choices. Evaluate resident condition for changes or symptoms. Maintain confidentiality of verbal and written information pertaining to residents, prospective residents, facility operations and personnel Work independently and/or interact with team members at all levels and promote teamwork Aptitude to prioritize, multi-task, and maintain flexibility in a fast paced, service oriented environment. Director of Nursing Education and Experience: Registered Nurse degree Licensed for appropriate state 1 year working with seniors preferred 2 years supervisory experience preferred Come on, join the family! If you'd like to join a group of passionate, caring people who use our collective experiences to positively impact the lives of our people every day, talk to us! Together, we're working to redefine what senior care should be. Learn more at , or just click "Apply Now" to get started EOE. Care, serve and love - because there's no other way to take care of family.

Keywords: Agemark, Cedar Rapids , Director of Nursing, Other , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


94A Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer - Cedar Rapids
Description: Job Description Highly-mobile missile launchers give the Army National Guard a powerful edge on the battlefield. As the Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer, it's your responsibility to keep (more...)
Company: National Guard
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

25N Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer
Description: Job Description As a Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer for the Army National Guard, you can expand your technological skillset while serving your Nation at the same time The Guard relies on many (more...)
Company: National Guard
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

CDL-A OTR & Regional Truck Drivers Get 2500-3000 Solo Miles Each Week!
Description: Call Our Recruiters at 800-240-1703 today br br CDL-A Company Truck Driver Refrigerated OTR Company Driver Smart and safe drivers earn 80,000 plus yearly Florilli Transportation is a family owned (more...)
Company: Florilli Transportation
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019


25Q Multi-Channel Transmission Systems Operator-Maintainer - Cedar Rapids
Description: Job Description For the military to make strategic decisions, they depend on having the right information when they need it. Multi-Channel Transmission Systems Operator-Maintainers ensure the communication (more...)
Company: National Guard
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

CDL Truck Driver: Earn An Extra $12,000 Your First Year - $1000 Paid Every Month!
Description: CDL Truck Driver: Earn An Extra 12,000 Your First Year - 1000 Paid Every Month Don't Wait, Call Now 423-445-7250 LIMITED TIME U.S. Xpress is now offering an EXTRA 12,000 IN YOUR FIRST YEAR (more...)
Company: U.S. Xpress
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Sr Program Manager - Military Avionics and Helicopters
Description: Date Posted: 2019-09-04-07:00 Country: United States of America Location: HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA At Collins Aerospace, we're dedicated to relentlessly (more...)
Company: Collins Aerospace
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Senior Digital Account Executive - Own a Franchise
Description: Senior Digital Account Executive:
Company: CMP.jobs
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Postmates Delivery Driver (Make Your Own Schedule)
Description: Postmates uses technology to connect local businesses with people around the city. Our fleet receives requests through the app, and delivers anything from anywhere, 24/hrs a day. We are
Company: Postmates
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Senior Systems Engineer - Test & Training Instrumentation
Description: Date Posted: 2019-06-28-07:00 Country: United States of America Location: HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA I feel the need...the need for speed If you like (more...)
Company: Collins Aerospace
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Financial Services Rep
Description: Summary Our Growth is Your Opportunity - Work with Purpose br br Envision a career that empowers you to use all of your unique talents to help others lead more confident, content and generous (more...)
Company: Thrivent Financial
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 11/14/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Iowa jobs by following @recnetIA on Twitter!

Cedar Rapids RSS job feeds