The Director of Nursing assumes authority, responsibility and accountability for the delivery of nursing services in the facility. In collaboration with facility Director of Health Care, allocates department resources in an efficient and economic manner to enable each resident to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other departments, medical professionals, consultants and organizations, including government agencies and advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate resident care, related administrative functions and to represent the interest of the facility.
Must possess a current Texas license as a Registered Nurse and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing
Two years of professional nursing experience in the long-term care setting is required and a minimum of two years in a Nursing Leadership position
Possess and demonstrate a high degree of leadership, organizational ability and communication skills
Knowledge of long-term care management, policies, budgeting, personnel management and census development is required
Current B.L.S. or C.P.R. certification
Must have a working knowledge of state and federal regulations
Must be able to communicate in English clearly in writing and verbally
Must be able to work overtime
Must be available on an "on call" basis
Must carry a cell phone to be called to the facility in an emergency and is expected to report to the facility in an emergency
About Army Residence Community
We are a nonprofit Life Plan community, formerly known as Continuing Care Retirement Community, located in beautiful San Antonio, Texas – Military City, USA.
For over 30 years we have proudly served retired military officers from all branches of the Armed Forces, their spouses, widows and widowers – providing them with an active, social, and carefree lifestyle – what retirement living is meant to be.