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.