Position Overview: Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the Clinical Nurse Manager implements nursing care procedures, regulatory guidelines, and nurse practice protocols through education, communication and assessment of individual patient needs. The Clinical Nurse Manager performs supervisory responsibilities, to include planning, assigning, directing, and monitoring work of assigned staff.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
People: The Clinical Nurse Manager will work as a member of our team ensuring the timely and appropriate care of residents. He/she will communicate effectively and will be attentive and sensitive to the needs of the residents, help to establish and maintain an atmosphere conducive to rest, quiet, and peaceful living, and provide a safe and clutter-free environment. Demonstrate empathy and compassion in daily interactions with residents. Effectively supervise assigned staff by training, assigning work, evaluating performance, rewarding and disciplining staff, addressing complaints, and resolving problems.
Quality: The Clinical Nurse Manager will monitor recommendations of QI committees for compliance, work as a liaison with nursing management, consult with the DON on nursing problems and interpretation of regulatory guidelines, policies and procedures, implement policies and procedures approved by the DON and Executive Director of Health Services, oversee the infection control program, and adhere to all safety and procedural requirements in order to provide quality care.
Operational Excellence: The Clinical Nurse Manager assures compliance of all standards in the unit, works closely with other departments to meet the needs of the residents, participates in on-call staffing rotation, monitors 24 hour report daily for clinical issues, assures Coumadin, blood sugar, and insulin tracking is complete and accurate, and audits new admission orders and assessments.
- AN or BSN is required
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Five years experience in long term care nursing
- Must have current RN license in good standing and CPR certification
- Experience with dementia is a plus
Schedule: Full time position including every other weekend and some holidays, and participation in on-call rotation. May exceed 40 hours per week, as needed.
Benefits: We offer comprehensive benefits plans, competitive wages, excellent insurance plans (medical, dental, short/long term disability and life insurance), Paid Time Off (PTO), Personal Time, Sick Leave, and 401(k) with up to 4% employer match.
Mount St. Francis Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations.