PruittHealth Senior Nurse Consultant- Skilled Nursing Facilities in Augusta, Georgia

Category : Clinical Services

Location/City : GA - Augusta

Id : 24424

Title: Senior Nurse Consultant- Skilled Nursing FacilitiesLocation: Augusta, GA and surrounding areaPOSITION SUMMARY:Senior Nurse Consultant assumes responsibility for conducting quality assurance reviews in the assigned facilities. Senior Nurse Consultant recommends resources in an efficient and economical manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental or psychosocial well-being. The Senior Nurse Consultant documents findings and composes accurate, detailed reports of each facility review.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Able to provide corporate support to Nursing Home Administrator, Medical Director, Department Heads and Governing Body to formulate operational strategies and achieve facility objectives within planned budgets and schedules.· Demonstrates ability to perform teaching functions and provide guidance and support to facility staff as needed.· Able to carry out the essential functions of this job (with or without reasonable accommodation) without posing specific, current risk of substantial harm to health and safety of self and others. Ability to perform all duties as assigned.· Demonstrates ability to prioritize responsibilities and complete projects within allotted time. Able to respond to change productively and to handle additional projects as delegated.· Knowledge of emergency and disaster procedures of facility.· Demonstrates honesty and integrity at all times in the care of resident and facility property.· Appreciates the importance of maintaining confidentiality of resident and facility information.· Able to assist in coordination of Quality Assessments and Assurance activities with Nursing Home Administrator and D.O.N.· Current knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations that apply to practice of nursing in long term care.· Able to communicate effectively with staff members, other professional staff, consultants and residents in interdisciplinary care setting and to government agencies.LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

· BSN preferred· Current, active license of Registered Nurse in all states Pruitt Corporation currently operates. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.· Five years professional nursing experience or long term care experience.· Expert level knowledge of State and Federal laws and regulations that apply to nursing in long term care facilities.Minimum of two years as D.O.N. Presentation experience using PowerPointTravel Requirements/ Travel Policy: Travel expectation 80% Traveler's Travel Policy· Software/Technology:· Required: Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook & PowerPoint, SharePoint· Desired: Point Right, AHT, Abaqis (Quality Management System), COMSFor immediate consideration, please click the "Apply Now" at the top right of this screen.At PruittHealth, Committed to Caring isn't simply a tagline, it's the way we do business and it's ingrained in our culture. At PruittHealth, we don't hire employees â we welcome partners!Since its inception in 1969, PruittHealth has been a family-owned innovative organization committed to providing exceptional care across a wide spectrum of services including: skilled nursing care, assisted & independent living, home health care, end-of-life hospice care, rehabilitation, pharmacy/infusion services and more.

Today, the organization is the 14th largest skilled nursing provider in the United States, spans across the Southeast, touches 170 communities, cares for 24,000 patients daily, and is driven by 16,000 passionate partners.PruittHealth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.