CC Young, a Continuing Care Retirement Community and a not for profit leader in Senior Housing and Health Care, has an immediate opening for an Interim/Temporary Director of Nursing to direct the day-to day functions of a high acuity unit in our Health Center.
This is a temporary position.
The job duties for this position include, but are not limited to:
Directs the activities of the nursing unit and staff (LVNs, RVs, CNAs and CMAs).
Communicates with residents, family members, interdisciplinary team members and management regarding resident status
Monitors and documents resident care and performs audits to ensure that resident care is in keeping with Company policy, Nursing Best Practices, care plans and physician’s orders and instructions.
Coordinates, assists with or prepares for new admissions, transfers and discharges.
Prepares and submits required documentation, reports, audit reports and other related paperwork in an accurate and timely manner
Provides ongoing training and counseling to nursing staff.
Collaborates with the Administrator of the Health Center and Human Resources to identify and document corrective action and performance improvement plans as needed to address performance and other issues.
As necessary, works as a Registered Nurse on assigned unit.
Assists in the development, maintenance and updating of nursing policies, procedures, manuals and other documentation.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Our new team member will possess the following minimum qualifications:
Possession of an active RN/MSN or BSN license in good standing in the State of Texas.
5+ years of recent experience as a DON, preferably within a long-term care facility.
Proven knowledge of general, rehabilitative, and restorative nursing and medical practices, procedures, laws and regulations/guidelines governing long-term care.
Demonstrated knowledge of Long Term Care facility regulations, Managed Care and Private Care.
Ability to propose and implement creative accreditation and compliance regulations solutions to identified nursing care and administrative issues.
Proven ability to supervise, direct the activities of and train assigned personnel.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
Proven computer skills for performing extensive resident documentation and charting.
CC Young is a 5-star senior living community and a recognized leader in the healthcare industry. Founded in 1922, CC Young came into being in response to an older woman’s plea for a safe place to live out her later years. Today, we are home to 450+ residents and provide services for Independent Living, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Memory Care, Long Term Care, Hospice, Home Health and Home Services.
Our beautiful 20 acre campus sits just north of White Rock Lake and is within walking distance of the DART White Rock Station. We are currently in a growth mode and recently completed construction of a 9 story, state-of-the-art transitional living center called The Vista. The first of its kind in the senior living industry, The Vista has a flexible design that will adapt to the changing needs of the East Dallas and surrounding community for years to come!
In addition to providing a competitive salary, we also offer several medical plan options, two dental plan options, a vision plan, Company-paid life insurance with the ability to purchase family coverage and additional coverage, Company-provided accident insurance with the ability to purchase coverage for family members, ...a 403 (b) retirement plan with Company matching, cell phone reimbursement, and Paid Time Off (PTO) after six (6) months of FT employment.
Interested candidates are asked to apply online at www.ccyoung.org.