Resident Service Director - RN

Posted By: Kim Kay The WALA Career Center ,

Resident Service Director- RN

 

Renaissance of Hilldale -- Opening Winter 2021

https://legacysl.net/facilities/madison/

Helping the Greatest Generation to live healthy, social lives.

Peace of mind, safety, security and a genuine sense of well-being are all wishes we have for our loved ones as they age. It is our mission as an organization to promote healthy, independent living so seniors can participate in meaningful relationships while enjoying an active social life. 

Legacy Senior Living’s retirement and assisted living communities reflect the highest standards in senior living: well-maintained, home-like environments that offer security, the utmost in service, and opportunities for developing quality relationships through active social programs.

Position Summary:

Oversee and promote the residents’ health and wellness through regular visits with each resident, resident assessment, and ongoing communication with the resident care team.

 

Qualifications

Current state nurses license (RN required)

Minimum of one year experience in assisted living industry or health care

Ability to respond during off-duty hours to questions and emergencies as scheduled

Has a passion for Alzheimer care.

Knowledge Requirements

Nursing practices and standards for older adults

Maintain knowledge of federal and state laws pertaining to assisted living

Primary Responsibilities:

Resident Health and Wellness

Meet with each resident on a regular basis to provide health and wellness- checks and answer any health-related questions.

Review all resident information and complete an assessment of the resident prior to move-in, when changes in the resident’s condition occur, and as required by residence policy and state regulation.

Review the resident’s medical report prior to move-in to ensure that the residence can provide for the resident’s individual needs and regulatory requirements have been fulfilled.

Order medications and oversee the resident’s medication schedule for residents receiving medication administration services.

Ensure proper documentation for medication assistance/administration

Assist to develop and maintain an up-to-date individual service plan for each resident.

Maintain ongoing communication with the resident, resident’s family and physician regarding the resident’s medical needs.

Coordinate additional health services the resident may need.

Assist in coordinating resident transfer to and from a hospital or another facility.

Assist with counseling residents and families.

Be on call for medical questions and resident emergencies as scheduled.

Assist in coordinating residents’ dietary needs with the Food Service Director.

Review changes in residents’ condition with the Executive Director, and resident’s physician/s

Assess residents and monitor their health.

Ensure that all infection control guidelines are met.

Maintain residents’ wellness files.

Training and Regulatory Compliance

Facilitate OSHA training and assist employees with OSHA compliance.

Oversee and assist with training regarding residents’ health and wellness.

Coordinate state-required training with Executive Director to ensure regulatory compliance.

Physical Job Requirements

To fulfill job requirements, employee must be able to perform key physical task for extended periods of time. When supporting, lifting or transferring residents, proper body mechanics and safety measures as prescribed by the residence must be used.

 

In a typical eight- hour day, employee will:

 

Stand/walk up to six hours a day

Sit up to four hours a day

Frequently support up to 70 pounds

Occasionally lift/carry up to1 5 pounds

Frequently kneel, bend, and reach

Secure proper assistance for transferring and lifting of residents as needed

 

Salary range: $68,000-75,000

Please apply on company website at:

 

https://hcshiring.com/applicants/xFc7nCCwHkOXd_K8WOAS_g/active/QOlR5oaciUenPhW8Ddpn6g

Please contact Kim Kay- Executive Director with any questions

303-253-5446

kkay@renaissancehilldale.net