Clinical Manager, RN - Sentara Life Care - Norfolk

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Aug 09, 2018
Closes
Oct 19, 2018
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: 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

Sentara Life Care is currently seeking a Registered Nurse for our Norfolk facility!
$10,000 sign on bonus for qualified candidates!
Full Time, Rotating ShiftAbout Life Care:

Sentara Life Care Norfolk Nursing Center is in the process of making some EXCITING changes. We invite you to be a part of the CHANGES we will make to benefit our staff, leaders, customers and the families that we serve!

Our 100 bed facility will be designated into two distinct Units:

  • Specialized Respiratory/ventilator program Unit (36 patients of Respiratory/high level care)
  • Long Term Care Unit: Approximately 64 patients

We are creating, smaller care units which enable patient care to have:
  • Consistent leadership and staffing for patients
  • More cohesive work team environment
  • Improve workflow and processes
  • Improved communication with family and friends of patients
At Sentara, we believe that aging and good health should go hand in hand. That's why we offer the most integrative system of senior services in the region from day program to nursing homes. We view each day as another opportunity to be better. To provide patient care that is unmatched, every time. And to give you every occasion to further your career. If you are ready to raise your career to the next level, you can do it here.

Come be a part of Sentara Lifecare's dynamic team!

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.