RN Unit Manager in Lutherville, MD at Lorien Health Services

Date Posted: 9/13/2020

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Job Description

Lorien Mays Chapel provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care and rehabilitation therapy.

Leadership is an intangible quality, not easily defined. And yet your patients and staff recognize it in your patience, confidence, skill and compassion.

Your positive impact, excellent clinical skills, experience, and natural talents have prepared you to step into a nurse leadership role at Lorien Mays Chapel.

As a Unit Manager - RN, you will oversee the care management of a population of patients within an assigned area, unit or clinical function.

The position conducts the nursing process, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation under the scope of the State's Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure.

The Unit Manager - RN coordinates resource utilization, timely and appropriate care interventions, and interdisciplinary communication to enhance patient and family satisfaction, adherence to center's clinical systems and regulatory compliance.

Assumes the duties of the Director of Nursing as delegated in in his/her absence.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities nursing practice and principles; medical principles and concepts; applicable laws and regulations governing long-term and/or sub-acute care; administrative principles and practices; patients’ rights and the nursing role in helping protect and enhance those rights; principles and processes related to ethical issues in the chronically and acutely ill; strategies to improve the processes and outcomes of managing various levels of illnesses including chronic conditions, emergencies, condition changes and terminal events; principles and concepts of restorative nursing care; reimbursement issues and strategies; principles and requirements for documentation and medical record management.

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