Director of Wellness

  • The Arbors Assisted Living
  • Islandia, NY, USA
  • Jan 15, 2020
Full time Executive

Job Description

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Director of Wellness for our Assisted Living Community. LPN/RN Preferred. Must have Assisted Living or Long Term Care experience required RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the supervision and coordination of all resident care on a twenty-four hour basis Coordination of resident services Assesses potential residents to determine appropriateness for move-in Coordinates the completion of the resident's initial Individualized Service Plan (ISP) Implements the ISP to meet the needs of the resident Reviews and updates the ISP as needed Assesses continuously the physical and mental needs/conditions of all residents Is knowledgeable of residents' condition at all times Ensuring adherence to NYS Department of Health regulations and company policies & procedures Maintains all required records and reports Responds to emergencies; assures comfort and safety, secures necessary emergency medical assistance Monitors resident medications and ensures they are ordered and received in a timely manner Monitors medication records to assure accuracy Maintaining a supportive relationship with family members, keeping them fully informed of resident care and concerns Hiring and supervision of staff, including scheduling, mentoring, evaluating and disciplining Assists in planning and establishing lines of communication; motivates employees and resolves grievances, recommends promotions, demotions and disciplinary actions Ensures staff are trained and staffing levels are adequate to meet the residents' needs Coordinates the work of the department with the work of other departments Preparation of departmental budget Performs any other functions that may be assigned QUALIFICATIONS: Healthcare certification Assisted Living experience required Supervisory experience required

LPN/RN Preferred. Must have Assisted Living or Long Term Care experience required