Mgr, Memory Care Nurse in West Palm Beach, FL at MorseLife Health System

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Express Your Inner Greatness Within a Great Place to Work!

As part of the MorseLife Health System, our Medical division is now seeking a Full Time ARNP to join our team! We invite you to be part of one of the Best Places to work for according to the South Florida Business Journal!

Teamwork. Passion. Impact. Leadership. Quality. Customer Focus. These are more than just our guiding attributes. They’re the values shared by each member of our team – and the principles behind our success as a 5-Star, Gold Seal, nationally recognized senior care provider. If these traits resemble you as a whole, you may be an excellent match for our most current opportunity:


Memory Care – Clinical Nurse Manager


 In this role you will be responsible for coordinating and managing all aspects of nursing care for residents in the Memory Care Program, 24/7 accountability for business unit outcomes.

 

 

How to make an impact:     

Universal Philosophy

  • Uphold expectations for safety on unit by being constantly aware of surroundings and resident needs
  • Maintain constant interaction with residents to provide active engagement and  customer focus
  • Ability to redirect and engage with residents in a social and supportive manner
  • Possess the ability to provide creative interventions for resident social and clinical needs
  • Stimulate and motivate residents as often as possible
  • Operate under the universal worker philosophy

Role Specific

  • Ability to discipline or administer corrective action for employees per procedures and protocols
  • Ability to evaluate employees and retain/onboard new employees
  • Identify inefficiencies or issues with operating unit and implement solutions
  • Identify root causes to system breakdown; develop action plan and follow through until has been completed successfully
  • Ability to intervene and realign staff based on attendance and/or business needs
  • Manage budget; incidental OT, inventory for unit, etc.
  • Implementing and coordinating the delivery of care in collaboration with physician and resource health care personnel
  • Providing education and information relevant to care, to patients and families as appropriate
  • Interacting with other departments to ensure optimum patient care
  • Supervising other staff associates while on duty, and providing training and coaching in all aspects of the Memory Care Program
  • Ensure teamwork through the universal worker philosophy on unit
  • Take ownership and responsibility for resident care, anticipate needs and take proactive measures.
  • Take a detailed report from off going nurse
  • Follow physician’s order, medication administrating policy as it applies to safe administration of medication and treatments.
  • Maintains the medication and treatment carts and insure they are locked at all times when not in use.
  • Perform other treatments as related to patient care; example, suctioning, tube feeding, dressing change, tracheotomy, infection control as ordered by physician or the infection control coordinator.
  • Address all patients clinical care issues, customers’ service issues in a timely manner.
  • Provide patient teaching and evaluate the patient’s response to treatment and nursing intervention. Involve family and significant others as appropriate.
  • Document medication, treatment and other pertinent finding related to patient care appropriately.
  • Complete patient discharge, transfer, and patient admission/assessment in a timely manner ensuring completion of all documents.
  • Review admission records, identifying risk factors and implementation of appropriate clinical nursing interventions.
  • Ensuring medications and treatments are ordered in a timely manner.

Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the table:

(EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)

  • An Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school, and 2 years
  • related Memory Care experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

  • Valid Florida LPN/RN licensure, CPR and IV certification (LPN only)

  • Familiarity with, and ability to respond to, all relevant emergency and evacuation codes and procedures

  • Ability to read, interpret and follow all safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals

  • Effective written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Experience working with EMR

     

    CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

  • Current RN License in the State of Florida
  • BLS
  • ANCC or specialty certification preferred.
  • CPR Certification 
  • Our PACE model of care is centered on the belief that the well-being of seniors with chronic care needs, and their families, are better served in their own communities whenever possible. So bring your high energy, positive, collaborative attitude to deliver our model and provide high quality care and satisfaction to our participants.

 

MorseLife is ideal for professionals looking to express their own Inner Greatness. Has your Inner Greatness yet to be noticed? Come join our team and we’ll help you make an impact and surpass even your own expectations! 

Apply now!

MorseLife is an Equal Opportunity Employer