Location: Good Samaritan Society Florida Lutheran
Address: 450 N McDonald Ave, Deland, FL 32724-3698 USA
Employment Type: Full-Time
This position provides supervisory duties, oversight and direction for health related services and assesses residents initially and ongoing to ensure residents needs can be met by the assisted living community.
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 their 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. Responsible to uphold MCAL philosophy, including environment, staffing and programming. Ensure staff is trained according to MCAL training requirements. Interviews potential residents and assesses residents in compliance with regulations and GSS policy and procedure. Establishes a service/service plan for each resident and evaluates on an on-going basis. 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. Directs and assists with resident, familiy/significant other education.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Licensure for state of practice is required. Must have at least 1 year personal or professional experience working with or caring for persons with dementia.
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.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visithttps//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action
Division: NURSING SERVICES
Req ID: req36735
Posting ID: 552629613Posted: 2020-05-27