This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

The New York State wants YOU to start a career here!

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

REGIONAL NURSE – (RN)

Bronx Gardens Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

This is a Full-time position in Bronx, NY posted February 15, 2021.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluate regulatory compliance and determine clinical education needs for our clients as it relates to pharmacy services
  • Conduct quality assurance audits to aid clients with preparation for successful, compliant state surveys
  • Identify and provide recommendations regarding deficiencies and opportunities around drug inventories, storage, and distribution
  • Evaluate facility compliance to clinical policy, procedure, and care
  • Visit facilities weekly for intervention, audit and training
  • Provide Quality Reviews and other nursing consultant services
  • Deliver ongoing clinical training to facility staff
  • Manage resolution of client issues and requests
  • Assist with activities associated in onboarding new facilities such as collection of resident information and medical records; scheduling, attending, and some facilitation of facility staff training; informing pharmacy of facility needs; serving as single point of contact for facility throughout onboarding process
  • Operate with strong business acumen and industry knowledge, remaining conscious of industry trends
  • Assist in the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) process

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 3 years of recent nursing experience in a Long-Term Care setting (SNF) or Long-Term Care Surveyor experience
  • Previous Director of Nursing and/or Nurse Consulting experience is required.
  • Previous multi-facility experience required
  • A current, active license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in State of practice
  • Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics
  • Ongoing pursuit of Continuing Education Credits in clinical subjects, management, personal growth and development
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of infection control principles and practices
  • Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to long-term care
  • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work with an interdisciplinary care team
  • Ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, and policies and procedures that are necessary for providing quality care
  • Capable of researching new methods and principles to incorporate them into existing nursing practices
  • Must maintain current CPR/AED certification
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite with a focus on Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, and Web applications