Holden Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Holden, MA, is looking for a dynamic Unit Manager to join our long term rehab unit! Holden Rehabilitation is part of the Oriol Health Care group, provider of top-notch quality care for over 55 years. We are pleased to offer a $500.00 Retention Bonus for the right candidate after 3 months of employment.
The Unit Manager will manage and coordinate resident care activities, unit operations and nursing personnel on a designated nursing unit. This is a full time position; 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM.
Must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program, Current MA nursing license and be experienced with respiratory care
Solid management and interpersonal skills necessary to communicate with staff, ability to manage several tasks simultaneously and meet required deadlines. Must have sufficient endurance to perform tasks over a long period of time.
Evaluate resident's status and unit activities at the beginning of each shift and ensure an appropriate level of nursing staff is available to provide safe, high quality care
Make frequent rounds on unit to elevate resident status and staff performance
Recommend staffing patterns and needs to nursing administration
Monitor lateness and absenteeism of unit employees and counsel as needed to improve attendance
Participate in disciplining and counseling of staff
Conduct unit meetings with nursing staff
Ensure resident assessments and care plans are developed, reviewed and revised as necessary and according to requirements
Oversee direct care activities to ensure that practices are consistent with facility policies
Participate in the development of resident care plans
Coordinate care and communicate with resident's family/significant others
Report changes in the resident's status to the physician and assistant director of nursing/shift supervisor. Establish working relationship with physicians
Provide direct care as necessary
Provide informal instruction to employees as necessary
Protect the privacy of residents and employees
Maintain positive working relationships between nursing staff and other departments
Ensure all staff adhere to facility infection control/safety standards
Participate in the on-call weekend and holiday rotation
Oriol Health Care offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits packaging including Medical, Dental, Vision and Life insurances, 401k, and more!
If you're a compassionate nurse and a great leader of people, we'd love to hear from you!
Oriol Health Care is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled