We are seeking a compassionate and professional Director of Nursing to manage the nursing department of a 180+ bed skilled nursing facility. As Director of Nursing, you can take advantage of a unique opportunity to step in and assess the facility to help us reach our goal of becoming the premier skilled nursing care home in Philadelphia, PA.
Additional tasks of the Director of Nursing include:
- Implementing compliance and quality improvement policies, programs and procedures
- Ensuring that all nursing personnel comply with established standards, practices and regulatory requirements
- Maintaining and improving the quality of patient care and standards of care
- Training of Unit Supervisors
As Director of Nursing, you will administer nursing programs and oversee the provision of skilled nursing care to residents.
Additional responsibilities of the Director of Nursing include:
- Developing and implementing nursing department budgets in coordination with the management team
- Ensuring that patient care plans contain accurate documentation and are amended as needed
- Working with the Assistant Director of Nursing to create nursing personnel work schedules
As Director of Nursing, you must possess strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with patients, families, physicians, community resources and the general public.
Additional requirements for the Director of Nursing include:
- RN from an accredited school of nursing
- Valid Pennsylvania RN license
- Minimum 2 years experience as a Director of Nursing
- Experience working in a skilled nursing or long-term care setting
As Director of Nursing, you can expect an income of $90,000 to $110,000 per year based on experience with a fun and rewarding work environment and a benefits package that includes health insurance and a 403(b) retirement plan.
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