Genesis Healthcare Center Nurse Executive/DON in Florence, Alabama

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Center Nurse Executive/DON


Glenwood Center - Genesis HealthCare





Job Description

Genesis is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you passionate - highly skilled and motivated to make a difference.

Genesis HealthCare's Glenwood Center, a 125-bed skilled nursing facility located in Florence, Alabama seeks our next Director of Nursing. Glenwood Center offers short-stay rehabilitation and long-term care. Glenwood Center is on a campus with two Senior Living buildings, Hilltop at Glenwood I and II, with 16-units each. The Director of Nursing will oversee care delivery on the campus.

The Center Nurse Executive/Director of Nursing (DON) infuses collaboration, respect and a passion for helping others by leading the center's nursing team through a shared vision and purpose regarding direct patient care. Holds overall accountability for providing leadership, direction, and administration of day-to-day operations associated with direct patient care. Responsibilities include:

  • Drives business excellence, staff excellence, clinical excellence, and customer excellence

  • Models a service-oriented culture

  • Ensures Regulatory and Policy Compliance

  • Promotes an environment focused on top of license practice & interprofessional collaboration

  • Communicates a shared vision for clinical excellence; ensures the realization of high-quality and cost-effective healthcare

  • Fosters an environment of continuous improvement of nursing services and staff to meet patients/residents and their families' needs and expectations




REQUIREMENTS: * A graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current Registered Nurse/RN license by the State Board of Nursing * Minimum 5 years full-time or equivalent clinical experience; at least 2 years' experience in nursing supervision in the long-term care setting required * BSN preferred * Strong interpersonal & management skills * Knowledge of MDS process, state nurse practice acts, and state and federal regulations * On-call availability

Genesis HealthCare is an EO Employer- Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories