RN - Assistant Director of Nursing

Job Summary:
Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the Assistant Director of Nursing provides supervision to the entire shift and directs Charge Nurses in the delivery of daily medication and treatment for residents as prescribed by the Physician. Ensures compliance with standards of nurse practice and regulations. Promotes teamwork with positive physical and psychosocial environment for the residents.
Essential Functions:
Review 24 hour Report and new orders received during shift with previous Shift Supervisor.
Follow up with all Charge Nurses after report from off going Charge Nurses and assist as needed.
Assist with daily staff scheduling, filling absences, assigning overflow staff, or rearranging assignments as needed to assure effective clinical care.
Oversee Pharmacy cycle fill process, assisting Charge Nurses to properly restock and organize Medication Rooms.
Spot check Medication Carts weekly for cleanliness, organization, and outdated medications.
Manage all labs ordered by Physicians, assuring copies are sent to each ordering Physician and resident chart.
Coordinate all calls to Physician, following up as necessary.
Make regular rounds with Physicians each week, updating Charge Nurses and RCMs on care plans.
Check Medication Rooms, Medication and Treatment Carts, along with MARs and TARs for outdates, omissions, organization weekly and instruct Charge Nurse.
Check daily Alert Charting for timely M.D. and R.P. notification and instruct Charge Nurses on proper corrective action as necessary.
Reviewing incident reports.
State reporting.
Tracking and trending incident, infection control and overtime.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
RN, Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Must have a current, unencumbered RN license.
Minimum of 1 year working in geriatric nursing, including experience with medication administration, delivery systems and pharmacies.
One year in supervisory/management position, with experience with budgets, staff development, training and scheduling.
Additional course work in management an asset.
Excellent written and oral communication and motivational skills are essential to success.
Ability to creatively problem-solve in both resident care and employee management situations.
Individual must be a team player, well organized, and flexible.
Ability to work on-call and come in as, and, where needed.
Prestige Care & Rehabilitation - Sunnyside
Prestige Care is about people helping people, and is rooted in a philosophy of caring based on our core values - respect, integrity, commitment, and trust - that are at the center of all we do. Our mission is to provide quality care, guided by a compassionate heart and our promise is to personally touch lives every day. At Prestige we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will not only make a difference in the lives of others every day; you have the opportunity to grow professionally, learn new skills and advance your career. We also offer a full benefits suite to eligible employees that includes the following:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
HSA/FSA accounts
Employer paid group life and AD&D insruance
401(k) plan with company match
Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays
Employee Assistance Program
Commitment to career development and continuing education
Scholarship/ tuition reimbursement
Flexible scheduling
Employee discounts: cell service, theme parks, and so much more!
Benefits may vary by location

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