02 February 2021
DON -RN, Director of Nursing – Registered Nurse

DON -RN, Director of Nursing - Registered Nurse
As DON, you will be responsible for the overall quality clinical outcomes of the facility.  This is achieved by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary teams, as well as providing direct supervision to the Nursing Department team.  Priority one will always be quality resident care, customer service and employee relations.   This includes attracting and retaining top performing talented team members through training and coaching of staff.  
Detailed responsibilities:
  • Contributes to planning processes to achieve objectives guided by the vision and mission of facility
  • Assures compliance with DOH, CMS and other regulatory and/or accrediting bodies.
  • Collaborates with NHA and remains accountable for the operational and financial performance of the Nursing Department.
  • Drives quality initiatives and oversees and maintains a QAPI and Infection Control program aligned with regulations.
  •  Leads efforts for recruitment, staffing, and retention of nursing team.
  • Communicates timely and accurately with employees and customers.  Meets with staff and management regularly to ensure initiatives and goals are being met
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Clinical knowledge
  • Leadership skills
  • Strong clinical and critical thinking skills
Required Work Experience:
  • 3 years of experience as DON required.
  • 5 years of nursing leadership experience required
  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations pertaining to LTC facility required.
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities as cited above will be considered. 
Education: BSN required; MSN preferred.  
Licensure Certification: Licensed Registered Nurse within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, prescription drug coverage, generous paid time off, 401(k) and pension plan with match.  Additional benefits include voluntary short-term disability, life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, flexible spending account and uniform discounts. 
At ttg, “We believe in making a difference One Person at a Time,” ttg OPT.