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Director of Nursing - Full-time

Location
Atlantic Beach, FL, United States
Req#
8a7887ac782799c60178379f439e447a
Category
Skilled Nursing
Updated at
2021-04-11 04:00:02
Make Fleet Landing the next chapter in your story.
Filled with great stories and storytellers, Fleet Landing can change the story of your life. Find a career here, and you can add depth and meaning to your story beyond what you can imagine. 
 
Our Story
Integrity and passion drive us to be extraordinary. Since our beginnings in 1990, our dynamic and purpose-driven community has become a place where excellence abounds. No one offers a senior living community quite like Fleet Landing. From pristine campus to luxury healthcare environments, to extraordinary dining experiences, our commitment to excellence in hospitality is found in every detail. There’s nothing we won’t do to support the successful aging of those who live here. 
 
Your Opportunity
Fleet Landing currently has over 140 healthcare beds including a post-acute unit, long-term care, assisted living, and memory care. Our latest expansion, Beacon Pointe at Fleet Landing, will bring 128 new Independent Living Residences including 30 new skilled nursing beds, and 38 new assisted living to our thriving community!
 
Fleet Landing is seeking an experienced Director of Nursing who is responsible for the day to day direction, coordination and general supervision of skilled nursing care within the skilled nursing facility.  Responsibility spans development, organization, implementation and evaluation of programs in accordance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation, Accreditation Standards, State licensure requirements, and the policies and procedures of the skilled nursing facility. The position is responsible for operations, budgets, and oversight of full time, part time and PRN staff.
 
WELLInspired™ - Benefits
Our residents deserve the best, and so do you. We offer generous benefits in addition to meaningful work, enriching community and a competitive salary. Full-time benefits include a generous 401k match, 90% of medical premium costs employer paid, uncapped PTO accrual from day 1, and extraordinary scholarship and continuing education opportunities.
 
We invite you to make Fleet Landing the next chapter in your story — and give your life new meaning. Tell us why Fleet Landing is where you want to write the next chapter in your life! 
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Plans, develops, organizes implements, evaluates, and directs the Nursing Services of the Skilled Nursing Facility, as well as its programs and activities, in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines.
  • Develops, implements, and maintains an ongoing quality assurance program for nursing services.
  • Participates in surveys by authorized government agencies.
  • Develops, implements, and maintains written nursing service objectives and standards for nursing care practices with procedures for implementation.
  • Serves on, participates in, and attends various committees of the facility, i.e. Infection Control, Policy Advisory, Pharmaceutical, Quality Assessment and Assurance, and others as required by the Health Center Administrator.
  • Determines the staffing needs of the facility necessary to meet the total nursing needs of the Residents and maintains compliance with state required staffing standards.
  • Primarily responsible for the recruitment and selection of nursing service staff.
  • Assigns a sufficient number of licensed practical and/or registered nurses for each tour of duty to ensure routine nursing care is provided to meet the daily nursing care needs of each Resident.
  • Delegates to the Unit Managers the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary to perform their assigned duties.
  • Participates in the interviewing and selection of Residents for admission, including the ICF/MR pre-annual screenings.
  • Reviews nurses’ notes to ensure they are informative and descriptive of the nursing care being provided and they reflect the Resident’s response to the care.
  • Develops, implements and maintains a program for monitoring communicable and/or infectious diseases among the Residents and staff.
  • Assures a stock level of medications, medical supplies, equipment, etc., is maintained on premises at all times to adequately meet the needs of the Residents.
  • Develops and implements procedures for the safe operation of all nursing service equipment.
  • Assures a written plan of care is developed for each Resident that identifies the problems and needs of each Resident, indicates the care to be given, goals to be accomplished, and which professional service is responsible for each element of care.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
 
Minimum Education Required:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred. Must hold a current valid RN license to practice nursing in the State of Florida or show proof of application for such. One (1) year additional education or work experience in nursing service supervision or administration and education or experience in rehabilitative or geriatric nursing.
 
Experience:
Three (3) years minimum, five (5) years preferred as a registered nurse. Must have knowledge of all details of nursing care to geriatric Residents and previous experience in a convalescent home or general hospital with supervisory or charge nurse abilities.
 
Fleet Landing is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace