Director of Nursing
Company: Evergreen Inn-Vancouver, WA
Posted on: January 10, 2022
The Evergreen Inn in Vancouver, WA is hiring! We are Agemark
Senior Living Communities and for the third consecutive year, we
are certified #12 in Fortune Best Workplaces for Aging Services
2021! We are looking for a Director of Nursing at The Evergreen Inn
which specializes in mental health and developmentally disabled
resident population. At Agemark, our 30+ years' experience has
given us the insight to focus on what matters for our Residents,
their Families and our Employees. Also, given that we are in the
healthcare industry, in order to protect both our team members and
senior population we service, COVID vaccination is a mandatory
condition of employment* and opportunities to receive the vaccine,
free of charge are available at Agemark. *Exceptions are made on a
case by case basis.
Your next job as a Director of Nursing, you will be overseeing
quality, continuity and appropriateness of care by providing
direction to the wellness staff through communication with
residents, families and staff assuring individual care.
Lead by example interacting with residents and staff. Walk the
building and be involved in care.
Develop and oversee implementation of resident service plans to
comply with doctor orders and meet heath care needs.
Communicate with residents, families, staff, physicians and other
health care providers regarding resident health issues and service
Review and update service plans according to state
Perform and supervise the performance of individual nursing
services as required.
Provide direction and monitoring to all wellness staff.
Implement wellness program to maximize health through education and
Assess prospective residents to determine care needs and potential
Coordinate wellness service procedures to move in new
Train and orientate as well as lead and coach staff concerning
wellness services function pertaining to mental heath and
developmentally disabled resident population as directed; provide
staff in-services as required.
Identify at-risk residents and help create risk management plan.
Evaluate resident conditions for changes or systems.
Facilitate alternative placement or supplemental care if
Oversee medication setup and delivery system.
Respond to resident emergency calls, review and document emergency
Ensure safe, secure storage of all medications, supplies and
Assure accurate and timely documentation and submission of services
provided for resident billing.
RN (preferred) or LPN.
Valid license for State of Washington.
3 years working with the mental health population.
2 years people management experience.
Knowledge of medication, dosage, terminology and medication side
Proven track record of integrity, verbal/written communication, and
Proficiency in computer skills such as ECP and Paycom.
Encouragement of independence, healthy choices advocating for
safety and dignity.
Ability to work additional hours which could include evenings and
Serve as a backup as driver to medical appointments as needed.
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen which
We believe in taking care of our employees by offering:
Full Health, Dental, Vision benefits including paid life
401k match of 50% up to the first 6%
PTO accrual on day one
Annual profit sharing
Tuition Reimbursement along with licensure and certification
Free meals 1x a day during your shift
Legal services to draft a Will, Power of Attorney or Living
Membership with company discounts. 20%-70% off on movies, shows,
concerts, hotels, sporting events, wellness and wireless
Professional Development courses
At Agemark, we believe people heal and grow best when they feel
like part of a loving family. It's the foundation for our approach
to senior care and it's also how we choose, train and care for our
staff. We're proud of the fact that we've been providing senior
living care since 1987. Experience matters. Learning from it gives
you perspective and wisdom. It's the foundation on which we've
built a better alternative for senior care, one that emphasizes
growth and whole-person wellness. Agemark Senior Living Communities
embraces FOUR core values: Professionalism, Commitment, Integrity
and Compassion. If you believe in doing what feels right, advocate
for our elderly community, and want to be part of our Great Place
to Work, we would love to hear from you. The Silver Tsunami is
coming, and we are in the fastest growing industry. Apply with us
at www.agemark.com & be a part of our organization where it's our
job to create a purposeful life for our loved ones and be the
change we all want to see in our world. EOE.
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