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Cassia RN, Director of Health/ Wellness in Evergreen, Colorado

As a Registered Nurse, are you looking for a way to lead others, educate them while showing compassion to residents in Assisted Living and Memory Care? Are you looking for a community where those you care for and those you work with truly value you? If so, we would love for you to apply!

Elk Run, a beautiful 62-unit Assisted Living facility located in scenic Evergreen, CO, is currently hiring a Full-Time Registered Nurse, RN, Director of Health Services (DHS) to work at our campus. The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing compassionate care to our residents, support the mission vision and goals of Elk Run and be a leader among the nursing team. Our campus provides care for 40-60 seniors in an Assisted Living community.

Join our talented and invested family! Here at Elk Run Assisted Living, we value collaboration and teamwork. We take pride in working together as a team to make a difference in our residents' lives. Our residents and their families are extremely appreciative of our compassionate staff! This is a place where you will feel valued. We want all of our employees to succeed and we support them in any way that we can. You can always count on us to pitch in and help when it is needed!

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position.

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees

  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees

  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees

  • On-site Parking

  • Retirement with employer match

  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!

  • Tuition Discount Opportunities

  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Director of Health Services (DHS) responsibilities:

  • Will directly supervise the QMAP?s and Caregivers. Assure that staff understands and follows resident care procedures.

  • Motivate QMAP and Caregivers.

  • Work with Executive Director to schedule ongoing training.

  • Conducts move in assessments for applicants and communicates with families.

  • Creates annual Caregiver performance review and take disciplinary action when necessary.

  • Documents medical and clinical updates for residents on service sheets.

  • Ensures the administration of medication is in compliance with the SHD regulations and facility policies and procedures.

  • Prepares and sends physician orders, work with physicians to get them returned promptly.

  • Communicate with physicians regarding changes, problems or unusual activity of residents.

  • Chart progress notes, doctors? orders and medication changes in ElderMark system

  • Coordinate monitoring of vitals, weight, blood pressure, access for special needs.

  • Continued communication with residents and resident families.

  • Foster and enforce compliance with state regulations and facility policies and procedures.

Director of Health Services (DHS) skills and requirements:

  • Must have a current CO Registered Nurse license and be in good standing.

  • 2+ years of supervisory experience preferred.

  • Previous geriatric care is preferred.

  • Must be available to work on-call.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

About Us:

We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). If you would like to be a part of something important, please apply to this ad today. We would love to talk with you!

Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!

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