Unit Manager - RN
Company: AHC Bright Glade LLC
Location: Olive Branch
Posted on: September 15, 2023
About American Health Communities (AHC)
American Health Communities, a division of Franklin,
Tennessee-based American Health Partners Inc. operates 29 senior
living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers in Tennessee and
Alabama. AHC specializes in caring for seniors by providing a full
range of short-term and long-term healthcare in a home-like
environment. For more information, visit AHCseniorcare.com.
Full Time - Nights (11p-7a)
The Unit Manager (RN) will direct the day-to-day functions of the
Aides/Orderlies and nursing staff, as well as give direct nursing
care to patients. This position is also responsible for planning,
organizing, developing and directing the overall operation of
education programs for facility staff in accordance with current
existing federal, state and local standards, and established
policies and procedures of the facility.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job, an individual must
perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a
reasonable accommodation; including, but not limited to:
Direct the day-to-day functions of nursing aides and nursing
Give direct nursing care to patients.
Supervise feeding of patients as necessary.
Notify physician when patient's condition warrants.
Perform administrative duties, such as documenting of notes,
Admit, transfer and discharge patients according to policy.
Recognize and respond to changes in patients' conditions and
document observations, interventions and outcomes.
Order from pharmacy, prepare and administer medications as ordered
Ensure that physicians sign off on all verbal orders and document
Conduct and/or monitor prescribed treatments, such as dressing
changes, drawing of blood, catheter changes, NG tube insertion and
removal, laboratory work, etc.
Perform emergency procedures, such as cardiopulmonary
resuscitation, and in the event of death, notify family and
appropriate other parties.
Recognize, intervene and report accidents and incidents when they
Monitor and update care plans on each shift as appropriate.
Participate in surveys made by authorized government agencies.
Recognize, intervene and/or report complaints and grievances from
patients, families, visitors and employees.
Monitor the facility for possible health and safety hazards.
Required Work Experience:
Two (2) years' experience in supervision of others in a hospital,
long term care facility, or other health care institution
Graduate from an accredited school with a Registered Nursing (RN)
Current State of Tennessee Registered Nursing (RN) License
Position may require unscheduled overtime, week-end work
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours
Job will require frequent lifting of objects up to 40 pounds
Supervises support staff
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Our Organization does not discriminate based on race, color,
religion, sex, handicap, disability, age, marital status, sexual
orientation, national origin, veteran status, or any other
characteristic(s) protected by federal, state, and local laws. The
Organization will also make reasonable accommodations for qualified
individuals with disabilities should a request for an accommodation
#HPExperiencePreferred2 year(s): Supervision of others in a
hospital, long term care facility, or other health care institution
EducationPreferredAssociates or betterLicenses &
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