Key Words: RN, DON, ADON, Director of Nursing, nursing home, skilled nursing facility
Position Title: Director of Nursing - Long Term Care
Location: Black Mountain, NC
DESCRIPTION: We are recruiting for a Director of Nursing for our Medicaid/Medicare certified Skilled Nursing Center. This is a wonderful opportunity for a North Carolina RN with minimum of 3-4 years’ experience as a Nursing Supervisor or DON in the Nursing Home environment to become associated with this beautiful, well respected, 5 star facility. A passion for culture change, focusing on resident engagement in the care process is imperative. The primary responsibilities of this position will be to plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of the Nursing Service Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our facility. Desired candidate will have a strong understanding of Skilled Nursing facility regulations and Board of Nursing practices. The ideal candidate will develop, maintain, and update the Nursing Services Procedures manual, and work collaboratively with many multi-disciplinary teams.
2+yrs as a DON or 5+yrs as an ADON in SNF setting
Demonstration of strong survey results
NC licensure unencumbered
Strong QAPI mindset and understanding of quality measures management
Must be able to work across all shifts.
Prefer strong understanding of staffing models and employee retention efforts.
2. 2 or more years of experience as a Director of Nursing or 5 years as an Assistant DON in a skilled nursing facility.