• Interim Director of Nursing Services/RN: Oregon

    Various Shifts
    Union Position
    Avamere Skilled Advisors, LLC
    25115 SW Parkway Ave.
  • Overview




    Now Hiring!


    Full-Time Interim Director of Nursing/Registered Nurse: Oregon


    *Must be open to any Avamere location in Oregon and must have an active Oregon License*


    Please Apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com



    The primary responsibility of this position is to fill in for DNS, FMLA and vacant positions and manage ongoing clinical operations for designated region, oversee the region’s ongoing quality improvement functions, and implement policies, procedures and forms that give structure to Avamere’ s systems for regulatory and clinical standards compliance. This position will be responsible for hiring, training and leading a department of clinical professionals in assigned facilities.

    The ideal candidate must be available to travel 70-80% of the workweek to facilities and meetings within the region, and must expect to work beyond normal working hours including weekends and holidays when necessary and available on-call 24 hours/day and 7 days/week. 



    • Plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operation of our Nursing Services Department to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.  Provide training, in-servicing, monitoring and the necessary assistance to maintain the highest level of care from a holistic view.
    • Promote interdisciplinary cooperative endeavors, mutual understanding and support.
    • Responsible for assuring all corporate procedures and systems are in place throughout the company and that the systems are in place to promote the highest level of care.
    • Develop and adhere to a proactive consultation schedule based on facility risk and clinical goals.
    • Review all surveys within the region for plans of correction, and review weekly reports for each facility identifying areas of concern or priorities.
    • Provide reports and trends to the company and assist in developing plans to improve various areas of focus.
    • Perform and implement compliance programs including Mock QIS, reviews and routine consultative visits.
    • Conduct and facilitate regional meetings and provide orientation to all newly hired Nurse Managers and Directors of Nursing.


    • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in the State of Oregon and Washington. 
    • Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university.
    • Must have a minimum 3 years of experience as a Director of Nursing in a Skilled Nursing/Long Term Care Facility.
    • Must have 5 – 10 years of experience in Long Term Care and Skilled Nursing Facility settings.
    • Must be able to develop, establish and monitor systems that ensure clinical excellence, compliance with regulations, standards and policies of the company.
    • Must demonstrate familiarity with applicable federal and state guidelines in relation to Skilled Nursing Facilities.
    • Must demonstrate leadership qualities and have a history of successfully integrating teams.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
    • Experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and dependable vehicle for transportation.

    Facility Information

    The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.




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