Pershing Gardens Healthcare Center is 51-bed intermediate and skilled nursing facility located in Stickney, Illinois.
Pershing Gardens is currently seeking a Director of Nursing to manage the nursing department. In order to qualify for this position, the incumbent registered nurse must have experience in Long Term Care as a LTC nurse manager and current IL state license as a Registered Nurse / RN from an accredited school of nursing.
Responsibilities of the Director of Nursing
Lead and manage the nursing department in providing excellent patient care
Implement compliance and quality improvement policies, programs and procedures
Ensure that all nursing personnel in our facility comply with established standards, practices and regulatory requirements
Maintain and improve the quality of patient care and standards of care
Ensure that patient care plans contain accurate documentation and are amended as needed
Perform all nursing director duties as required
Requirements of the Director of Nursing
Associate’s degree in Nursing or higher from an accredited school of nursing
Current IL state license as a Registered Nurse / RN from an accredited school of nursing
Experience in Long Term Care as a LTC nurse manager
Excellent clinical skills and a strong understanding of key nursing programs
Working knowledge of State and Federal guidelines Competitive salary and benefit package.
is an Equal Opportunity employer and provider. All qualified persons will receive consideration for admission, treatment, participation in its programs, services and activities, or employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability as defined by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, gender, gender identity and/or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status or any other protected status as defined by law. EOE Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Protected Veterans.