Clinical Manager, RN - Sentara Lifecare - Norfolk

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Jul 09, 2018
Closes
Jul 27, 2018
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Lifecare is currently seeking a Registered Nurse for our Norfolk facility!
Sign on bonus for qualified candidates!
Full Time, Day ShiftAbout Lifecare:
Whether you are supporting our Sentara Life Care Residents in the Long Term Care units, our Patients in the Skilled Units or working with our PACE participants at the day center or at home, you will have the opportunity to help an individual make it through their day with respect and dignity. Your attention to detail and care will make each day a little better whether the individual is with us for a short-term recover or for long term support. You'll have the chance to make a difference in the life of all of the residents, patients and participants you interact with on a daily basis.

Responsible for overall clinical supervision of the facility nursing staff and resident/participant care. Assess residents/participants health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent or disabled residents/participants. Advise residents/participants on health maintenance and disease prevention. Maintains clinic or facility infection control program and ensures that practice is maintained within Center of Disease Control guidelines. Serves as a mentor by role modeling a professional practice consistent with organizational goals, customer service, clinical effectiveness, and standards of care. Interacts with patients and the family of residents/participates in a positive and professional manner. Serves as liaison between caregiver and facility in regards to management of healthcare. Clinical Manager processes paperwork such as department budgets, disciplinary actions against employees, medical records, employee performance evaluation, staff recruitment, retention and quality improvement. The Clinical Manager consults and collaborates with other health care professionals to coordinate the management of resident/participant.

Education Level
RN-Associate's Degree OR
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Related - 2 years

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Reading Comprehension, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
RN candidates after November 30, 2018 will be required to have a BSN. RN hires prior to November 30, 2018 will be required to sign a BSN agreement committing to enrollment in accredited RN to BSN program within 24 months of hire and successfully obtaining their BSN within 5 years of hire. Minimum of two years of clinical experience in a nursing facility. Previous supervisory/leadership experience required. Each member of the Lifecare PACE facility who has direct participant contact must have a minimum of 1 year experience working with the frail or elderly population. Must be at least 18 years of Age. Must have working knowledge of medical/nursing equipment and be versatile in its use. Must be able to perform in a sometimes stressful environment and display a positive attitude and professional conduct when dealing with others. Must be able to maintain confidential information and have the ability to distinguish what information should be shared with others. Be able to interact well with residents, participants, visitors and staff in a professional manner and provide excellent customer service.

Location:
Sentara Life Care Norfolk is about 5 miles from downtown Norfolk where you can enjoy shopping at MacArthur Mall, which is around the corner from the Scope where live concerts are preformed regularly; you can take guided tours of the largest naval station in the world, view over 30,000 objects at the Chrysler Museum of Art and take a stroll through the beautiful Norfolk Botanical Garden or visit the Virginia Zoo and take in a baseball game at Harbor Park. Only 9 miles from the Virginia Beach Ocean Front Area. The coastal city of Virginia Beach lies where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean with 14 miles of open public beaches with no fees and steps away from the calming waters of the bay.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Keyword: RN, Registered Nurse, long term care