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Regional Nurse Consultant

Regional Nurse Consultant

ID 
2017-11516
Posted Date 
11/1/2017
Category 
Nursing
Days/Hours 
..
Type 
Full-Time
Location  
US-MN-Shoreview

More information about this job

Overview

Want to work for a company that cares? Put your passion for serving others to work at Ecumen!

 

We’re hiring a Regional Nurse Consultant to work on our corporate Operations team in Shoreview, MN. You’ll enjoy a business-casual environment, on-site yoga, employee gardens, flexible work schedule, volunteer options and career growth opportunities. Our benefits package is very competitive, including great 401K matching and health savings account (HSA) programs.

 

Ecumen is over 150 years old and one of Minnesota’s Top 5 non-profit providers of senior housing and aging services. This year, we’re happy to celebrate our 10th year as a “Best Place to Work.”

 

Every employee at Ecumen has the opportunity to empower older adults to lead fulfilling lives. Join us as we envision a world without Ageism!

Responsibilities

This position is responsible for providing positive leadership for the planning, development and evaluation of health care and related services offered to residents and clients throughout Ecumen. The Nurse Consultant assists sites to provide the best possible care to those we serve. Essential duties and responsibilities include:

 

  • Responsible to provide guidance to continually improve on Ecumen standards of clinical care and quality.
  • Act as Ecumen champion for Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI).
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert regarding Ecumen’s standard for delivering services to clients with dementia and Alzheimer’s.
  • Serve as a clinical resource, support person and contact for Ecumen business lines.
  • Regularly visit assigned communities to educate employees, audit clinical practices to ensure nursing standards of practice are being followed and to measure client satisfaction.
  • Provide resources, tools, and education to health care professionals to help build strong leaders.
  • Ensure that Ecumen is providing high quality care to clients by monitoring quality indicators and other quality measures as determined by assigned communities.
  • Ensure that Ecumen’s Clinical care practices and policies are up to date and that resources are made readily available to communities.
  • Assist Ecumen communities in achieving their financial targets and goals, including ensuring that services are accurately documented and billed.
  • Serve as a mentor to the Clinical Leaders in communities.
  • Participate in the hiring and selection process for Clinical Leaders within Ecumen.
  • Educate community health care employees on best practices for quality assurance, performance improvement and regulatory changes.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Required Qualifications:

 

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience:  Two or more years of experience in senior healthcare
  • License/Certification: Minnesota Registered Nurse; ability to obtain license in assigned states. Must keep license current and in good standing
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Working knowledge of Federal and State Regulations related across healthcare delivery models within senior services
  • Working knowledge of quality indicators and measures across healthcare delivery models within senior services
  • Budget management experience
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel out state up to 75% of the time

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Education: Master's Degree
  • Experience: Five or more years in senior healthcare
  • Prior leadership experience at various senior healthcare venues
  • Experience in home care and/or hospice; understanding of state, federal and other insurance reimbursement programs
  • Multi-site leadership and/or new development/setup experience

 

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

 

We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.