Job Details

Position : Director of Nursing

·        Registered nurse with minimum 2 years clinical management experience.

·        Strong leadership qualities to direct a staff of 7 RNs, 1-2 LPNs, 14 CNAs; staffing is a mix of facility employees and locum/contract employees.

·        Ability to manage and delegate the many quality/performance improvement initiatives required by federal regulation in cooperation/coordination with the QI Coordinator.

·        Oversee and direct antibiotic stewardship requirements.

·        Stay up to date with the Critical Access Hospital State Operations Manual and the survey process. Update policies and procedures as needed.

·        Must be willing to work occasional shift on the floor.  Obtain/maintain ACLS, TNCC, PALS certifications.

·        Focused attention to recruitment/retention.

·        Self-motivation and drive to do what is needed to delegate, manage, oversee responsibilities of position.

·        Available to staff by phone after hours and occasionally must come in and assist.