Director of Nursing | Long Term Care

Location: Decatur, IL
Date Posted: 06-26-2017
Decatur is a classic mid-western U.S. city situated on Lake Decatur that boasts quaint shops in a charming historic downtown business district, galleries exhibiting all media of art, and a wide variety of unique, quality restaurants.  This city with tree-lined streets and vast industrial and agricultural processing production is the home to Millikin University, an independent four year university.  The area offers more than 2,000 lush acres at various public parks throughout Decatur and Forsyth.  With 30+ miles of scenic shoreline and many convenient public access points, Lake Decatur is a year-round lure for fishing, boating, water sports, bird and wildlife watching, or simply relaxing.
Looking for a change of scenery?  We seek a Registered Nurse with strong clinical skills and two (2) or more years of supervisory experience in a skilled nursing facility for the role of Director of Nursing.  In this role you will collaborate with the Administrator and direct the Nursing Department to maintain quality standards of care in accordance with current Federal, State, and company standards, guidelines, and regulations.  You will assume the responsibility for center operations in the Administrator's absence.  You will conduct the nursing process – assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation – under the scope of the State's Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure.
Qualified candidates must possess a current nursing license in the state of Illinois (or have the ability to gain this license).  Candidates must have at least two (2) years in leadership experience in a long term care or skilled nursing environment. Previous experience with Dementia/Geriatric Psychiatry a plus. 
Competitive compensation and industry leading benefits.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a proven leader that offers stability, growth, advancement – and positive results.  For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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