Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital DIR, NURSING HOSPTIAL SERVICES in Baltimore, Maryland
DIR, NURSING HOSPTIAL SERVICES
Position Summary: Oversees and/or directs the Nursing Care and Services provided to patients in the Specialty hospital and Functions as an advisor, resource and leader of the nursing staff team. Directs and oversees all activities of the Specialty hospital services in order to ensure quality patient care. Works under the direct supervision and direction of the Vice President, Chronic Hospital Operations. Essential Functions: Directs and Manages Provides direction and supervision for the chronic hospital services Tasks: Provides direction and supervision to the staff within the department to assure quality care is provided. Makes rounds in clinical areas to determine conformity to regulatory standards. Oversees that nursing staff has adequate training and orientation; assists in monitoring performance of staff to be in compliance with regulatory agencies Ensures proper utilization and productivity of clinical leaders and staff Assists with updates and maintaining policies and procedures Mentors and coaches managers and staff in leadership skills and critical thinking abilities Patient Care Oversees and monitors patient care Tasks: Performs rounds on patients and observes and asks patients and family regarding the quality of care/Participates in educational opportunities Reviews various reports to identify trends and take appropriate action.Holds conferences with the managers for purpose of planning, patients care problem solving and personnel development. Assists the managers in meeting patient and family needs Assists in setting unit goals Quality Indicators Develops and monitors Quality indicators Tasks: Drives and monitor PI activities, goals and performance. Identifies issues and proactively plans for resolution with the managers and staff
120 Bed Specialty Hospital with a focus on an 80 bed Geri-psych and a 40 bed high intensity Care Unit that is CARF certified.
Part of LifeBridge Health, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital has been carrying out its vision for nearly 125 years to provide quality health care and forward-looking programs for people who are elderly or disabled. It was the first facility in Maryland to implement the Eden Alternative program for elder care. Levindale is a smoke-free workplace. M/F/PV/IWD Employer
Administration - Levindale - L6010