This position provides nursing and supervisory duties such as management, resident health and wellness, collaboration and monitoring and training and education, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards and procedures. Administrative duties to include; accountability for activities under direct control; plans, organizes and oversees work with and for the community and decision-making. Responsible for maintaining compliance with assisted living state regulations, and other federal, state, and local regulations and Fair Housing that apply to the Senior Living Community and its programs. Complies with all policies, procedures, programs and best practices that impact quality, training, safety according to federal, state, and local regulations and program requirements, and policies and procedures. Promotes a quality work environment and participates in the quality assurance processes, develops and implements a quality improvement plan. Participates in and reviews external and internal audits to ensure quality focus and compliance with all applicable regulations, policies and programs rules and incorporates resolutions. Recruits, hires, trains and staffs work area at appropriate levels in accordance with specific assigned duties and regulatory requirements and staff scheduling plan. Maintains a safe and secure environment for residents, visitors and staff and implements proper infection control practices. Plans and communicates emergency disaster procedures and communicates plans and procedures to residents. Interviews potential residents and assesses residents in compliance with regulations, policy and procedure. Uses assessment information for admission and continued stay in the assisted living community. Ensures all residents meet assisted living qualifications as identified in the occupancy agreement. Establishes a service/service plan for each resident and evaluates on an on-going basis. Responsible for initial and annual instruction and competency verification of unlicensed staff. Delegates nursing tasks to unlicensed staff in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act. Responsible for overall management of medications, including set up of medications or delegating the administration of medications following State specific rules and providing clinical support regarding unusual resident or staff events or medication issues. Communicates with physicians appropriately. Assures physician's orders are noted and processed. Monitors overall health status of residents and documents observations and care provided to residents appropriately. Receives and shares information with direct care staff. Communicates with resident family members appropriately. Directs and assists with resident, family/significant other education. Provides and documents education in-services in health related areas.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Licensure for state of practice is required. Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities; Knowledge of basic nursing skills; knowledge and familiarity with the therapeutic effects and side effects of all medications administered.
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About The Good Samaritan Society
Good Samaritan Society – Water Valley Senior Living Resort is an ideal setting for the retirement lifestyle you choose. We've designed our senior housing options to exceed your expectations. Options include:
?One- and two-bedroom apartments
?Assisted living (coming in 2019)
?Memory care assisted living (coming in 2019)
?In-home non-medical care
?In-home medical care