Director of Nursing (DON - RN - Registered Nurse)

Location: Missouri-St. Louis
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 25235 (22816014)
Company: BrightSpring Health Services
Contact: Brittany Welch
Job Updated: 04/22/21

Director of Nursing (DON - RN - Registered Nurse) - 25235 (22816014)

Overview

Join a team of passionate and caring clinicians who make a difference in people's lives.  Our nursing group focuses on compassion and meeting the needs of our clients in a variety of settings such as Home Health, Hospice, Residential and Private Duty.  If your passion is outstanding patient care coupled with a desire to help others live their best life, then come work for us.  Apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Planning, coordinating, delivering, and overseeing the delivery and outcomes of required healthcare related services/training programs on a routine basis in cooperation with Operations management; monitoring both skilled and non-skilled healthcare services
  • Directly supervises clinical personnel
  • Providing clinical teaching and conducting performance monitoring, identifying and reducing risks
  • Participating in the Interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Demonstrating fiscal accountability by monitoring operations to ensure compliance with Company policies and procedures, state licensure and regulations, Medicaid and Medicare standards, as well as state reimbursement regulations
  • Leading case conferences and other client-related meetings
  • Chairing committees as appropriate, safety, infection control, incident review, and human rights committees
  • Facilitating communication and serving as a liaison between and among nursing and direct care staff, family and/or guardians, and community medical providers and professional consultants in cooperation with operations management
  • Directly overseeing initial start of healthcare, assessment, and first home visit (or comparable) of all new contracts with clinical component
  • Directly supervising the implementation, coordination, maintenance, evaluation, and termination of care plan and services, analyses outcomes, OASIS and ICD9/10, medical records, and physician orders
  • Marketing of services in service area
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Social Services, or related healthcare field of study
  • Must have healthcare management experience with multiple age groups
  • Working knowledge of local, state, and federal funding sources and other applicable 
  • Graduate of an accredited school/college with current registration of practice as a Registered Professional Nurse
  • Excellent communicator with ability to handle concurrent tasks and responsibilities
  • Ability to travel within assigned area
  • Valid driver’s license and insurance