Nurse Manager in Corpus Christi, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

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Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Nurse Manager

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Nurse Manager.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Nurse Manager Responsibilities
  • Plans, directs and coordinates health services for assigned service sites. 
  • Supervises the delivery of nursing services and nursing personnel.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist the operation in the implementation of facility-based medical quality assurance programs.
  • Develops and implements policy and procedure.
  • Participates in the Interdisciplinary team (IDT) meetings.
  • Chairs committees as appropriate (e.g. safety, infection control, incident/accident review, human rights, etc.)
  • Participates in the development of the person served support plan.
  • Provides training services as needed to staff including but not limited to medication administration, signs and symptoms of illness, etc.
  • Provides direct care services as needed, including, but not limited to, passing medications and monitoring individual health status.
  • Facilitate communication and serve as a liaison between and among nursing staff, nursing and direct care staff, the work site and community medical providers, professional consultants and direct care in cooperation with Operations management.
  • Provide feedback to Operations management with regard to necessary changes and revisions.
  • Ensures assigned staff are evaluated fairly and timely in accordance with ResCare performance evaluation procedures.
  • Assure all assigned staff receive training and supervision as needed to meet performance expectations.
  • Coordinate and oversee all activities associated with medical contract providers.
  • Oversee/participate in the hiring process of all assigned positions in accordance with ResCare policy and local, state, and federal employment law.
  • Attend/complete all manager training as deemed appropriate by the Operation.
  • Assists operations management team in fostering positive community relations with external customers as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Specific Requirements

  • Must have related nursing management/supervisory experience.

Education:

  • Degree from an accredited school of nursing.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • License as a LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse), current and in good standing. Valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Additional Information



Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

4320 S Padre Island Drive Suite B , Corpus Christi, TX 78411-4408 USA 

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