Job Description

Job Number:2153
Job Title:Director of Nursing - Tucson
Category: LPN/RN/Nurse Management
Facility:Sante of Tucson (AZ)
Location:Tucson, AZ
Salary Range:
  Sante of Tucson is seeking a Director of Nursing (DON). The ideal candidate will have skilled SNF/LTC managerial experience, able to administer clinical operations and staff for our 102-bed short -term rehab property located near the Tucson Medical Center. We require candidates with post-acute or short-term rehab nursing management and/or operations experience, superior standards of care, a service attitude, strong regulatory practices and a leadership style that builds cohesive teams. Sante offers benefits including medical/dental/life/vision/disability/401(k) savings/PTO/Paid Holidays/employee assistance discounts and more.

Responsible for the overall coordination and execution of nursing services, including monitoring and evaluating the outcomes of nursing care.
Develop, maintain and implement nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility culture, and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.
Make daily rounds to ensure that nursing practice in the facility reflects the following nursing skills.
Communicate directly with guest, families, medical staff, nursing staff, interdisciplinary team member and department leaders to coordinate care and services, promote participation in care plans, and maintain a high quality of care and experience for guests.
Develop and implement an organized nursing system for the delivery of care and services which may include, but is not limited to, coordination of nursing services with other services and departments. Utilize the expertise of other departments and services to address nursing issues in facilitating delivery of guest services.
Develop and monitor budget for nursing department.
Execute the recruitment, selection, retention and training of nursing personnel and assure sufficient associates are hired.

Three (3) years of nursing supervisory experience in a skilled nursing facility as a Director of Nursing or Assistant is required.
Prior to date of hire, must currently hold an RN license through the Arizona State Board of Nursing. Must maintain valid licensure to practice as a RN.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, bachelors degree preferred.
Minimum of one (1) years experience in rehabilitative and restorative nursing practices is preferred.
Strong communication skills, fostering teamwork across departments for a holistic service approach.
Experience with skilled nursing facility operations, regulations. Operations, staffing, budgeting, marketing, community outreach and information management.

Our Vision
To be the undisputed leader in quality and innovation in senior housing and post-acute care.
Our Mission
To provide the highest quality of care and customer satisfaction delivered with warmth, individual pride and team spirit.
Our Values
Put people first
Commit to excellence
Live a spirit to serve
Embrace optimism
Execute best practices

Upon date of hire, applicants will be required to provide documentation confirming authorization to work in the United States. Sante is not able to support VISA sponsorship. To be considered for this position, your resume must reflect all relevant licenses, certifications, education, and experience noted in the requirements and minimum qualification sections of this job posting. Your employment with Sante is at will. This means your employment is for an indefinite period and it is subject to termination by you or Sante with or without cause, with or without notice, and at any time.
Sante is One Team United and is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.


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