|EMPLOYMENT STATUS:||Full-Time – Exempt|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION:||The primary responsibilities of the Director of Nursing (DON) are to assume authority, responsibility and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the facility. Administration of the Pannill Healthcare center – through mission, vision, standards, interdepartmental team building, strategies to promote communication and collaboration, policies and procedures, determining staffing needs, budgeting and sources of reimbursement. Managing and developing staff through recruitment, hiring, orientation, performance appraisals, discipline, staff development, time management and stress management. Resident care through assessment, care planning, managing clinical emergencies, safe medication administration, ethical issues, residents’ rights, infection control and integrative care. Quality assurance and assessment through critical thinking, root cause analysis, systems reviews, performance improvement and quality assurance. Legal issues through development of excellent resident and family relationships, immediate complaint investigation and required reporting. Regulatory compliance through understanding the federal and state regulation requirements, ensuring good quality surveys and instituting plan of corrections as needed. Collaboration through cooperation with other departments, medical professionals, consultants and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administration functions and to represent the interests of the facility.|
|SHIFT/HOURS:||Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and available 24 hours a day to handle questions/emergencies|
Human Resources Coordinator
Fax: (540) 568-8233Applications available on-site 7 days a week 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
|DATE LISTED:||February 13, 2015|
Our online application is .pdf format which requires Adobe Reader to open. If you experience difficulties opening the application, try downloading Adobe Reader to your computer. Please print the application and complete. You may then either scan the application to email, fax, or mail to Cori Harpine. We also have applications available at the Sunnyside Corson Lobby 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., seven days a week. Thank you for your interest in Sunnyside!