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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 12:47 AM

Job Description:/h3:
Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse.
Position is a traveling positioning overseeing numerous SNF/LTC facilities in the state.
Job Summary: The overall purpose of the Regional Nurse Consultant is to act as a primary resource person for facility management by providing professional nursing expertise in the assessment of resident needs, the development of action plans, aiding in goal accomplishment and monitoring progress. This position provides information, instruction and direction for facility nursing staff to assure the best possible level of care to residents consistent with nursing standards. This person also provides accurate, timely advice, consultation and interpretation of governmental regulations applicable to nursing services and activities
Implements standards of nursing practice reviews and revising as necessary to reflect changes in nursing practice and resident population.
Routinely visits assigned facilities to review, monitor and audit the quality of nursing care provided to residents.
Assesses the knowledge, skills, techniques, procedure and performance of the nursing staff.
Reviews the documentation of nursing care for accuracy, timeliness and applicability.
Recommends modifications, additions or deletions to nursing staffing plans to ensure reasonable hours and acceptable working conditions to provide optimal resident care coverage for assigned regional facilities.
Initiates and participates in problem solving, policy forming conferences for resident care services. Maintains close coordination with all regional facilities to insure continuity and collaboration of services.
Identifies and evaluates areas of concern pursuant to positive resident care, and as it relates to state and federal regulations.
Supports and maintains a culture of safety and quality. Reviews and analyzes state survey and quality assurance results to assist in the development of action plans.
Company Description:/h3:
We are a leading nationwide healthcare placement company that works with leading companies within the Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing environment.

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• Location: Portland

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