Director of Nursing | SNF

Location: Kalamazoo, MI
Date Posted: 08-06-2018
 
Located midway between Detroit and Chicago, Kalamazoo is a city of 325,000 residents that is the sixth largest metropolitan area in Michigan and among the 150 largest in the country. It's large enough to support all the amenities and entertainment found in larger cities; and yet, you can be in the heart of farm country in 20 minutes.  The city is a major international pharmaceutical and life sciences center; it's the original home of the Upjohn Co., Stryker Corp, Gibson Guitars, and Checker Motors, among many others.  Kalamazoo boasts a diverse economy in education, health care and research development along with housing three local breweries, the best-known being Bell’s Brewery.  Residents enjoy a cost of living that is 9% less than the national average, making the city a great place to raise a family.

Looking for a change of scenery?  We seek a Registered Nurse with two (2) or more years of management experience in a skilled nursing facility for the role of Director of Nursing at a 114-bed facility.  In this role you will round on the unit at least once daily. You will perform general management functions such as hiring, disciplining, and evaluating employees. You will interview and hire new nursing staff. You will plan and facilitate meetings and committees to address resident care issues. You will review time sheets for accuracy before payroll. You will manage the Nursing Department with the goal of achieving and maintaining the highest quality of care possible. You will develop and manage systems to assure clinical competencies. You will participate in developing, implementing. and evaluating programs that promote the recruitment, retention, development and continuing education of nursing staff members.
 
Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and be licensed as an RN in the state of Michigan. Strong preference given to candidates with a BSN. Candidates must have two (2) or more years of experience as a Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing or equivalent supervisory nursing experience.
 
Competitive compensation and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to live in a great town while joining a leading provider of long-term skilled nursing care and short-term rehabilitation solutions that offers a full continuum of services and care. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume by clicking on the button below that says “Apply Now.”
 
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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