Hope Center is actively seeking a Director of Education and Evacuation to work for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Bronx, NY. The ideal candidate will have previous skilled nursing facility experience.
* Responsible for overseeing the educational needs of the staff (staff development and improvement processes) to meet NYSDOH & other regulatory mandates * Create, implement, and maintain a thorough evacuation plan for residents and staff of the facility in the event of an emergency * Monitor and oversee employee health and orientation processes for our healthcare facility * Educate, coach and verify staff performance to ensure best practice, compliance and top customer service * Have familiarity with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures * Familiarity with HIV/AIDS treatment plans and procedures * Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, etc * Record and document educational activity, attendance and responses * Report on active projects, reactions, and progress of nursing staff * Assist Director of Quality and or Director of Nursing in planning, coordinating and implementing staff programs and services to ensure a well-educated staff. * Maintain appropriate records and assist in data collection for assessment and evaluation purposes * Consult with and keeps Director of Quality and or Director of Nursing informed as appropriate or required * Maintain good departmental relationships, interacting effectively with all internal and external customers * Maintain close contact with employees off work, on disability or workman's compensation, and their physicians to facilitate their earliest possible return to work * Review incident reports, OSHA reports, involving employees injured at work & coordinates education, loss prevention program with our safety program
* Current New York State RN License is Preferred * 1-3 years experience working with HIV/AIDS patients * Long-Term Care Experience * Solid computer skills; working knowledge of MS Office * Excellent communication skills * Should be friendly and a team worker
Hope Center's mission is to provide the Hope Center community with the finest rehabilitation and skilled nursing services anywhere. Excellence is our goal and good outcomes in recovery and rehabilitation are our daily measures of progress. We will maintain a comfortable, dignified environment where our residents can enjoy an engaged, healthy lifestyle that will be a constant steady source of peace of mind to their families. And we will maintain our residents' bonds to their community by extending ourselves to our neighbors and to the society we serve. We pledge to be innovative in our processes and procedures and to continually set the standard of excellence among skilled nursing facilities, where residents find their physical, social and spiritual needs met by caring, compassionate people. Hope Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium.