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Pittsburgh’s premier retirement community Providence Point (part of Baptist Homes Society) located in Scott Township near the I-79 Kirwan Heights Exit is seeking an Assistant Director of Nursing for our Skilled Nursing Unit. It is a 63 bed unit with very reasonable staffing ratio of 2 to 21 Nurse to Resident and 1 CNA to 7 Residents ratio with the hours ofMonday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Job Summary:Assists the Director of Nursing in creating an atmosphere in which both staff and residents flourish. This is accomplished through a Continuous Quality Improvement process and staff development. Promotes the provision of care to reflect the Mission and Vision Statements of the Baptist Homes Society.
Duties for this position include:
·Back-up for Director of Nursing in her absence, in all areas of responsibilities and duties.
·Coordinates the Pain Management Program, fall team, infection control and wound team
·Assists Director of Nursing in the recruitment, selection and evaluation of nursing staff.
·Participates in the mandatory education in-services.
·Develops, implements, and maintains an effective orientation program that orients the new employee to the facility, its policies and procedures, and to his/her job position and duties.
·Makes daily round of the nursing service department to ensure that all nursing service personnel are performing their work assignments in accordance with acceptable nursing standards.
·Evaluates care systems and researches and recommends changes as needed to improve resident outcomes.
·Has complete understanding of care planning process.
·Current RN license with three or more years of experience in long term care including supervisory, staff development and quality improvement programs.
·Preferred gerontological nurse certification.
Our fantastic benefits package includes low cost UPMC medical (or an OPT Out bonus up to $1560/year), dental, vision, free life insurance & long term disability, generous 403(b) retirement program, paid time off, free parking, access to a free onsite fitness center and indoor pool.
Pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check required.
To apply for this job please visit baptisthomes.org.