Cambridge Health & Rehabilitation Center
RN UNIT MANAGER for Full-Time Day Shift with On-Call
What makes National Health Care Associates (NHCA) a GREAT fit
When you join NHCA, you become part of a premier provider of
short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing, and post-hospital care.
Our care team of more than 7,000 employees in seven states cares
for patients throughout the Northeast. We built a comprehensive
network of services for each of our 40+ centers, carefully designed
to address the individual needs of every person entrusted to our
Our mission is to provide our residents and their families with
superior care delivered by staff dedicated to the principles of
kindness, compassion, service, and excellence in an environment
where individuality, dignity, and value of those who are served, as
well as those who serve, is nurtured and appreciated. We believe
that life, at all stages and with all of its challenges, is a
precious gift to be shared and celebrated. It is our privilege to
participate in the lives of our residents, their friends, and
families by offering them not only physical but emotional care,
comfort, and support.
Who You Are:
Kind, Compassionate, Service Minded, & Excellence Driven
What You Will Do:
Makes decisions relevant to the operation and management of the
facility during the assigned shift.
Verifies that the resident's physician and family are notified
when there is a significant clinical development in the resident's
condition or if the resident requires immediate medical care.
Makes decisions concerning staffing in the facility such as
replacing call-outs, authorizing overtime, and reassigning
personnel when appropriate.
Assumes independent responsibility for yearly written
evaluations of charge nurses and documents accurately their
strengths, weaknesses, and the steps taken to improve their
performance. Such evaluations become part of the charge nurses'
permanent records and shall be used as the basis for determining
continued employment, promotional opportunities, and the amount of
any wage increases granted.
Assumes independent responsibilities for documenting
disciplinary concerns for charge nurses on designated shifts,
including reprimands, oral and written warnings, and recommending
the suspension or discharge of an employee.
Directs proper handling of resident care emergencies.
Makes house rounds and consults with charge nurse concerning new
admissions and acutely/seriously ill residents.
Ensures availability of supplies and that all equipment is in
proper working order.
Supervises to ensure the proper completion of accident/incident
documentation and notification.
Functions as Charge Nurse RN in the event that there is a call
out and the nurse cannot be replaced.
Assists in on-going Quality Assurance of resident care and
Assumes other duties as assigned by ADNS.
Conducts in-services during assigned shifts according to
pre-determined schedules. Records attendance.
Monitors scheduling of physicians' visits and keeps Medical
Director advised of any and all discrepancies.
Projects the facility's image in a positive light to residents,
staff, and community.
Maintains a positive attitude and rapport with family
What You Will Need:
Ability to read, write and comprehend English; ability to follow
oral and written instructions.
Interest in the needs of the aged and the chronically ill with
the ability to work with both.
Ability to work hours as scheduled based on the requirements of
Registered Nurse licensed in the State of employment. Minimum of
one year of education or experience in geriatric nursing or
Knowledge of nursing theory and practice including the
administration of medications.