Unit Manager (RN)

Nursing Louisville, Colorado


Description

Position at Flatirons Health & Rehab

Job Description

As the Unit Manager you will direct, administer, and record the care given to residents and monitor and implement the resident care plans. You will also be responsible for supervising nursing staff on their shift and providing general oversight to employees in all departments in the evenings, on weekends, and holidays when their direct supervisors are not present. Additionally, you will ensure that all staff under your direct supervision complies with the facility mission and provides good customer services including being attentive and compassionate to all residents, their families, and to other staff members.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with family members regarding the progress of their loved one
  • Develop, revise, and maintain accuracy of resident care plans
  • Monitor work of caregivers in each house to ensure their assignments are being completed and assist with tasks as needed; monitor for community values

General Responsibilities:

  • Provide management of the nursing care to the residents
  • Record and monitor all progress of the residents and communicate with physicians according to facility policies
  • Ensure nursing staff involved in providing care to residents are aware of the care plan and is being used to administer daily care
  • Ensures that all medications and treatments are administered as ordered and in a timely manner
  • Responsible for following through on resident incidents
  • Take nursing administrative call as scheduled

Qualifications:

  • Current state Registered Nursing license
  • 2+ years of long term care experience preferred
  •  We are eager to train the right candidate looking for an exciting opportunity to grow in their career 

Working Conditions:

  • Medical environment
  • May require standing and walking for up to 75% of the time
  • Required to use assistance when attempting to assist, lift, or carry objects over 25 lbs.
  • May require availability to work Days, Evenings, Night, Weekends and Holidays