Director of Nursing
Company: Charter Senior Living
Location: Newport News
Posted on: May 7, 2022
Health & Wellness Director/LPN
Why Charter Senior Living?
Here are just a few of things that our associates say...
"It truly feels like a family at Charter.
"The residents are an extension of my family now"
"I love coming to their home and helping them stay healthy by
assisting them with their medications and care
" I love to chat with them and laugh because at Charter our values
include "Have fun while serving". We are charged with enhancing the
human spirit of our residents, but they are really enhancing my
Charter is a boutique operating company that is dedicated to the
care and well being of our residents. It is our goal to assure that
our residents lives our enhanced through compassionate care, and
honoring their life stories and legacy. Our mission not only
pertains to residents but also our Associates. Our goal is to
assure we are enhancing the human spirit of each of associates each
and every day.
Our Mission: To Enhance the Human Spirit
To Serve with Heart
To Serve with Purpose
To Serve with Courage
Have fun while serving.
We are committed to helping each of our Associates have more than
just a "job". We want each of our associates to feel like they a
career and an opportunity to grow. Learn more about Charter and how
you can become part of an organization that is committed to the
future of their Associates.
Offering Health Insurance for Full Time Associates
Employee Referral Bonus
Resident Referral Bonus
Charter Senior Living Associate our potential is unlimited. As a
small boutique company, we are committed to helping each of our
Associates have more than just a "job". We want each of our
associates to feel like they a career and an opportunity to grow.
Learn more about Charter and how you can become part of an
organization that is committed to the future of their
Health and Wellness Director Position Summary:
The Health Services Director ensures the quality of care of all
residents in conjunction with the Executive Director. The position
requires an understanding and commitment to the principals and
values of the community. This position requires creativity and
flexibility with residents who have complex situations and is at
times stressful. The Health Services Director requires an ability
and willingness to assist with the training of the Medication Techs
in tasks required for a safe and compliant medication delivery
system. The Health Services Director position requires a caring
nature and willingness to care for the elderly.
Has familiarity and willingness to work with the elderly
Previous experience preferred, but not necessary.
Demonstrated ability to appropriately delegate responsibility with
necessary authority without relinquishing his/her overall
responsibility and accountability for the delegated task.
Demonstrated ability to identify problems in a timely manner,
develop effective resolutions to those problems and ensure
implementation of the proposed resolution, confirm results and
revise as necessary.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assure smoking and safety evaluations are completed in conjunction
with quarterly assessments.
Scheduling the service plan dates according to state regulatory
Implement interim service plans as care needs change and assure all
medication techs are in-serviced on implementing interim service
plans as needed.
Assure home health, hospice and ancillary care providers,
communicate their visits and provide the necessary documentation of
Complete MAR audits.
Other department audits as directed by the Executive Director.
Assist with tracking and recording incident reports. Assure the
incident investigations are completed.
General record-keeping and filing as needed.
In conjunction with the Executive Director, hire, train, supervise,
counsel as needed, and terminate the care staff as conditions
Work as a manager of the day as directed by the Executive
In conjunction with Executive Director, perform evaluations,
counsel, discipline and discharge if necessary, all health care
Perform such other tasks as may be required from time to time by
the management of the property.
Exposure to blood/body fluid likely.
Must be able to easily lift and carry 50 lbs. Must be able to
stand, walk, stoop and/or bend for periods of up to eight hours
with breaks as provided for in the employee handbook.
Must be a Licensed Nurse in the appropriate state. Proficiency in
English preferred. Attends in-services monthly required for the
position. Receives and maintains CPR certification.
Charter is an equal opportunity employer
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