Army Residence Community is currently accepting applications for a Director of Nursing:
Position reports to the Health Care Director/Administrator.
PURPOSE OF JOB:
The Director of Nursing assumes authority, responsibility and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the facility. In collaboration with facility Administration, allocates department resources in an efficient and economic manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other departments, medical professionals, consultants and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administrative functions and to represent the interest of the facility.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a current Texas license as a Registered Nurse and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing
Two years of professional nursing experience in the long-term care setting is required and a minimum of five years in a Nursing Leadership position
Possess and demonstrate a high degree of leadership, organizational ability and communication skills
Knowledge of long-term care management, policies, budgeting, personnel management and census development is required
Current B.L.S. or C.P.R. certification
Must have a working knowledge of state and federal regulations.
Must be able to communicate in English clearly in writing and verbally
Prefer a working knowledge of the military and their value system
Must be able to work overtime
Must be available on an "on call" basis
Must carry a cell phone to be summoned to the facility in an emergency and is expected to report to the facility in an emergency
Internal Number: 572
About Army Residence Community
The Army Residence Community (ARC), a non-profit, full service, Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) where residents find the quality of life they seek with the promise of excellent health care and a warm, inviting home environment.