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Director Of Nursing in Brooklyn, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Leading social services agency in Brooklyn is seeking a Director of Nursing to provide supervision of the residential nursing staff to ensure that all medical services are administered per OPWDD regulations and all mandatory medical assessments are completed within specified time frames.

  • Providing clinical supervision in a leadership capacity for all residents.

  • Interview, orient and train RN Case Managers.

  • Provide direction, discipline and scheduling of medical department- consisting of nursing, dietitian, OT/PT/ST, doctors and personnel, evaluate and assess critical issues relating to health care of residents, implement medical/ nursing policy and procedure, oversee and provide AMAP, First-Aid, OSHA, Infection Control, and all medical trainings, ensuring all direct care staff receive the necessary trainings to provide appropriate care to individuals, coordinate with clinical and non-clinical staff to ensure maximum effectiveness of medical and health related aspects of the residential program.

  • Screen individuals for admission and placement in residential care.

  • Routine visits to residences to monitor nursing staff and conduct medical reviews to ensure quality of medical care provided.

  • Conduct annual clinical performance evaluations. Contributing member of Sub Incident Review and Human Rights Committees as well as OPWDD Region 5 Mortality Review Committee.

Job Requirements

  • Current New York State Professional Registered Nurse license and registration 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

  • Leadership experience 

  • Experience with the OPWDD population