Director of Nursing - Hospice - Sacramento


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Director of Nursing - Hospice 

Sacramento, California

 

The city of Sacramento is the capital of California, with a population of over 500,000. The broader Sacramento metro area is home to over 2.4 million residents. Sacramento is a major center for healthcare, with world-renowned UC Davis School of Medicine close by, making it an ideal location for talented healthcare professionals. Whether you prefer to work in a hospital, clinic, home care or senior housing setting - Sacramento job opportunities in healthcare are abundant.

  

Our client is currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to fill an opening for a Director of Nursing within their Hospice Agency. Interested candidates should preferably have 2 years of experience working as a Director of Nursing or 5+ years of experience within Hospice.

 

Responsibilities of the Director of Nursing - Hospice:

  • Maintain compliance with Federal, State and local standards and regulations to assure quality outcomes of care
  • Orient, instruct and supervise personnel and functions including for registered nurses, licensed professional nurses, and nursing assistants
  • Maintain supplies and adequate equipment
  • Coordinate and maintain the MDS and care planning process
  • Attend or conduct patient care conferences for residents of the AL
  • Maintain and implement total nursing care of residents

Requirements of the Director of Nursing - Hospice:

  • 2 years of experience as a Director of Nursing is strongly preferred with a Hospice Agency
  • Must be a Registered Nurse, currently licensed by the state
  • Must possess the ability to communicate verbally and in writing when directing the care of residents