Cedar Crest Village, an Erickson Living CCRC in Pompton Plains, NJ, is looking for a Director of Nursing. The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall management of the clinical staff within the Continuing Care Neighborhood, which consists of Long Term Care, Short Term Rehab, Memory Care and Assisted Living.
How will you make an impact:
Coordinating and implementing the comprehensive delivery of nursing services to all continuing care residents
Partnering with the Administrator to complete monthly budget variance reports, including any analysis of HPPD, capital expenditure, overtime and nurse care hours.
Planning, developing and maintaining an operating budget for the Department of Nursing.
Managing survey process and all regulatory compliance visits.
Completing annual review of all nursing policy and procedures.
Monitoring staffing, scheduling and payroll in continuing care. Ensuring appropriate staff are provided based on resident acuity in each level of care and provide recommendations based on identified needs of the neighborhood.
Monitoring all aspects of infection control for staff and residents and develop appropriate policies for infection control monitoring and reporting to local agencies in accordance with local and state regulatory guidelines.
Facilitating and analyzing clinical quality areas including wound care, infection control, falls risk reduction, pain management, weight loss and dehydration.
Actively participating in Continuing Care meetings to include Wound Rounds, Operations Meeting, Utilization Review and Performance Improvement/Risk Management/Safety (PI/RM/S) Committee.
Implementing programs to achieve clinical outcomes that are at or below the National, State and Erickson benchmarking thresholds.
Reviewing and assessing documentation regarding each resident to ensure residents are appropriately placed in an environment which will foster their individualized needs within extended care.
Partnering with Clinical Manager and interdisciplinary team members to develop, implement and provide in-service and continuing education programs to staff
What we offer:
Erickson Living® manages 19 continuing care retirement communities across eleven states, 10 of which are 5-star CMS rated and 11 have been named a US News & World Report’s top continuing care neighborhoods in the nation!
Fully supplied, state of the art buildings
Onsite wellness visits and sick care available for all employees over 18 years of age
Tuition Reimbursement, room for advancement, opportunity for growth
Graduate from Accredited School of Nursing with a current RN License
Minimum of five years experience in healthcare; Additional nursing supervision and management experience in Skilled Nursing and/or Assisted living is desirable.
Experience with electronic medical record preferred. Expertise in wound care, quality improvement, MDS, Fall Management, Infection Control and standards of LTC documentation guidelines preferred
Willingness to be available 24/7 to support clinical care needs of the residents with non-traditional hours.
Internal Number: CCV DON
About Cedar Crest, an Erickson Living CCRC
Erickson Living is a leader in senior living with 18 retirement communities in 10 states nationwide. More then 22,000 people across the country currently enjoy our retirement lifestyle. Our communities are free from maintenance and filled with resort-style amenities. Thanks to our full continuum of on-site health care, seniors can enjoy independent living today while looking forward to the future with peace of mind.