Director of Nursing/DON/CNE

Genesis Healthcare, Inc   •  

Falmouth, ME

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


5 - 7 years

Posted 37 days ago

The Center Nurse Executive/Director of Nursing (DON) infuses collaboration, respect and a passion for helping others by leading the center's nursing team through a shared vision and purpose regarding direct patient care. Holds overall accountability for providing leadership, direction, and administration of day-to-day operations associated with direct patient care. Responsibilities include:

* Drives business excellence, staff excellence, clinical excellence, and customer excellence

* Models a service-oriented culture

* Ensures Regulatory and Policy Compliance

* Promotes an environment focused on top of license practice & interprofessional collaboration

* Communicates a shared vision for clinical excellence; ensures the realization of high-quality and cost-effective healthcare

* Fosters an environment of continuous improvement of nursing services and staff to meet patients/residents and their families' needs and expectations


REQUIREMENTS: * A graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current Registered Nurse/RN license by the State Board of Nursing * Minimum 5 years full-time or equivalent clinical experience; at least 2 years' experience in nursing supervision in the long-term care setting required * BSN preferred * Strong interpersonal & management skills * Knowledge of MDS process, state nurse practice acts, and state and federal regulations * On-call availability