Interim Director of Nursing

Interim Director of Nursing

February 8, 2019

The Hearthstone is a Life Plan Community dedicated to adults age 62 plus, promoting independence, optimum health, security, purpose and belonging in life, through Christian love and values in a caring environment. We provide independent living at its most independent, balanced with the finest companionship and care available in any Life Plan Community in the entire Seattle area.

Job Description/Essential Duties:

The Interim Director of Nursing manages and directs the day-to-day functions of the Nursing Department in accordance with established policies, procedures, and practices that are in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. He or she demonstrates knowledge of the patient’s physical, social, emotional, and psychological needs based on the health care required. In addition, the Director of Nursing ensures adequate staffing patterns and that staff are qualified and trained.

Required Education/Training/Experience or Special Skills:

The ideal candidate has Nursing Degree and possesses a current unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse. In addition, he or she has three to five years of recent nursing experience with management or supervisory experience. He or she can direct and coordinate the activities of others, provide a motivating influence on subordinates and peers, and take ownership in management decisions. Effective oral and written skills, empathy and the ability to listen, good time management skills, and professional dress, speech, and behavior are all required for this position.

Company Info

Company Name
The Hearthstone

Company URL
http://www.hearthstone.org

Location

Seattle, WA