Assistant Director of Nursing in Riverdale, GA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Riverdale, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/9/2018

Job Description

  • Assists the Director of Nursing in the design, implementation and evaluation of nursing systems that ensure consistent delivery of care and maintains and promotes patients rights.
  • Conducts nursing rounds on all units alongside Nurse Managers. Serves as back up Charge Nurse, on an as-needed basis.
  • Provides reports/recommendations as needed/required for the Director of Nursing concerning the operations of Nursing Services.
  • Assists the Director of Nursing Services and Nurse Managers in ensuring nursing staff awareness and compliance with Federal and State regulations relative to patient and employee rights issues.
  • Assists the Director of Nursing in the development, implementation and evaluation of facility policies, procedures and guidelines on an annual and on-going basis.
  • Conduit to RN supervisors to ensure that everything happens that needs to happen on each shift.
  • Assists with hiring/terminations/counseling discipline.
  • Ensures compliance for employee training and health.
  • Assists in Nursing administrative calls.
  • Other duties as assigned