Director of Nursing / Clinical Director Extended Care
Witham Health Services
April 9, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Director of Nursing position in a Extended Care/Rehab unit located in a hospital. The Director assumes authority, responsibility, and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the Extended Care Unit in collaboration with Administration, allocates department resources in an efficient and economic manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other departments, medical professionals, consultants, and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administrative functions, and to represent the interests of Witham. Responsible to the VP of Planning of Senior Services and the Chief Operating Officer. This position has 24/7 accountability for the Extended Care Unit.
Must possess a current Indiana license as a Registered Nurse and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing. Two years of professional nursing experience in the long-term care setting is required, and a minimum of three years’ experience in nursing administration or a comparable management position. Must possess and demonstrate a high degree of leadership, organizational ability, and communication skills. Knowledge of long-term care management, policies, budgeting, personnel management, and census development is required. Current CPR certification is required.
Internal Number: 0001
About Witham Health Services
Witham Health Services has been named a Top Work Place in Central Indiana by the Indianapolis Star and a Platinum Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Cancer Society for two years in a row. Our patients aren’t the only ones feeling good thanks to Witham. Our employees know there’s something very special about this small hospital, too – These distinctions were earned thanks to the willingness of our employees to recognize Witham as a supportive, appreciative and inclusive working community. Witham is committed to providing physical activity and wellness opportunities for our employees thus receiving the highest level of recognition. Witham has great benefits, competitive wages, and an environment that fosters growth and advancement. Join our team!