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Traveling Director of Nursing (DON) Oklahoma

Company: Mgm Healthcare Home Office
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

MGM Healthcare provides rehabilitation, skilled nursing, long-term care, assisted living, and independent living centers in Iowa, Missouri and Oklahoma. Our centers provide on-site therapy and rehabilitation services - using the latest equipment and techniques - that run the gamut from physical and occupational therapy to special memory units and respite care. Our corporate office is located in St. Louis, Missouri. This position will be based out of the home office and move between facilities as needed throughout Missouri, Iowa, and Oklahoma.At MGM Healthcare we deliver the highest quality of care for every resident through our most valuable asset: you. We seek compassionate and thoughtful individuals who share our passion for exceptional care in senior living. With a vast network of skilled nursing centers and large enterprise resources supporting your work as as nursing leader, your legacy of excellence begins when you join us as Traveling Director of Nursing.Pay, Benefits, and Perks of Traveling Director of Nursing (DON):Competitive Pay Based on ExperienceImmediately accrue paid time off (PTO) as you work6 Observed Holidays with premium pay or leave + 1 Floating Holiday for full-time employeesUp to $5,000 per in tuition/education reimbursement per calendar year for approved program of studyTake home up to 75% of your net earned wages at the end of every shift401(k) Retirement plan with company-matched contributions after 1 year of employmentMedical (Teledoc Included), Dental, Vision, Life and other voluntary Insurances for full-time employeesEssential Functions of Traveling Director of Nursing (DON):Provide personal care to residents in a manner conductive to their safety and comfort consistent with Company Clinical Policies and Procedures as well as state/federal guidelines and regulations.Initiates the development and implementation of policies and procedures that govern the nursing staff in collaboration with appropriate services.Responsible for the provision of nursing services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.Establish and maintain job specification and descriptions for nursing staff.Address and support cultural practices if such practices do not harm others or interfere with the planned course of medical therapy.Recommend modifications, additions, or deletions to nursing staffing plans to ensure reasonable hours and acceptable working conditions to provide optimal resident care coverage.Assure that each residents accident or incident is fully documented and reported in accordance with Company Clinical Policies and Procedures and state/federal guidelines and regulations.Represent nursing staff on various committees, Infection Prevention and Control, Pain Management, Performance Improvement, and Quality Assurance.Make rounds to all nursing units daily.Participate in performance improvement functions by collecting and verifying data, as needed.Consult other departments, as appropriate, to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to the residents needs.Ensure licensed nurses perform head-to-toe assessments and reassessments on all residents.Demonstrate knowledge of the geriatric residents and evaluate licensed nurses abilities to asses and reassess residents.Ability to interpret results of test and procedures; take appropriate action.Assess residents on admission and at least once per shift, as well as when conditions change and document appropriately.Ability to adequately assess and reassess residents pain, utilize appropriate pain management techniques, and education resident and family on pain management.Interpret test results and take appropriate action on results.Promote and support the greatest possible degree of independence for residents.Contribute knowledge of residents conditions and document observations as required.Promote a safe and clean hazard-free environment for residents, family members, and staff members.Assure equipment is clean and functional. Report any malfunctions to supervisor.Ability to function as a team leader and role model.Abide by the Company Clinical policies and procedures for Abuse Prevention.Notify physician of changes in residents condition and follow through until appropriate action is taken.Follow through, as needed, on information given by shift report, resident or family regarding resident concerns.Implement plan of care for the resident based on assessments and goals as established by the interdisciplinary care team.Attend all required meetings.Plan and coordinate with Administrator, utilizing the respective service managers for planning the budgeting requirements for staff, performance of work, supplies, and equipment.Responsible for cost controls to ensure maximum effectiveness of funds expended from approved department budgets.Follows infection prevention and control procedures and supervises supportive staff in infection prevention and control procedures.Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency situations.Perform other task and duties as assignedRequirements of Traveling Director of Nursing (DON):Previous Director of Nursing (DON) experience is required.Current Registered Nurse (RN) Licensure requiredCandidates must maintain a working email address and phone number for employer communication.EEO Statement:Our facility provides equal employment opportunities. We are committed to complying with all state, federal, and local laws that prohibit discrimination in employment, including recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfers, compensation, benefits, training, programs, reductions in workforce, termination, and recall. Our facility strives to provide equal opportunity for employment to all individuals who are properly qualified and able to perform the duties of their employment, without regard to employees legally-protected characteristics (protected class) including: age, sex, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex stereotyping, or genetic information.IND123by Jobble

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