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Resident Care Manager RN (AVA)

Resident Care Manager RN (AVA)

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere Bellingham Healthcare & Rehab Services
Address 
1200 Birchwood
City 
Bellingham
State 
WA
Zip 
98225

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Overview

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Resident Care Manager RN: Avamere Bellingham Healthcare & Rehab Services

 Full-time Day Shift Available 


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

 

Avamere Bellingham Healthcare & Rehab Services
1200 Birchwood Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 734-9295

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities of the facility.
 

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

  • Participate in the development of a written plan of care for each resident and review resident’s medical and nursing treatments to ensure they are in accordance with the resident’s care plan and wishes.
  • Complete the planning, scheduling and revising of the MDS, including the implementation of CAA’s and Triggers.
  • Make daily rounds to ensure that all nursing personnel are performing their work assignments.
  • Review nurses’ notes to ensure that they are informative and descriptive of the nursing care being provided and the resident’s response to care and wishes.
  • Develop and maintain a good working rapport with all facility personnel to ensure that the needs of the resident are met.
  • Participate in reviews of the discharge plans and prepare reports for the Care Plan Committee as directed.
  • Delegate, train, evaluate and support RN, LPN and CNA personnel.
  • Provide direct nursing care as necessary.
  • Assist the Director of Nursing Services and fill in as needed.
  • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.
  • Make recommendations for new or changes in procedures, policies, methods, education, reference material and general nursing practices to ensure the highest level of quality patient care is given.
  • Attend continuing education programs designed to keep you abreast of changes in your profession, and participate in/provide leadership for in-service training for nursing personnel.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

 

  • Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in this state.
  • Must have a minimum 1 year of experience as a supervisor in a healthcare setting.
  • Must have training in rehabilitative and restorative nursing practices.
  • Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
  • Must have experience with Electronic Medical Records and computer documentation systems.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

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.

 

Bellingham Health Care is an 82 bed facility offering skilled nursing, transitional rehab, Alzheimer’s, outpatient rehab, long term, and hospice care.  Bellingham Health Care offers a variety of activities as well as a relaxing courtyard where our residents can enjoy our flower gardens, our residents even like to do some of the gardening themselves.  From the moment you walk into the facility our patients are greeted with a warm home environment that resonates throughout their stay.  We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our caring team of interdisciplinary professionals.   

 

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