Clinical Services Director - LTACH/BHS
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Description

Clinical Services Director – LTACH/Behavioral Health

Fundamental Clinical & Operational Services, LLC is seeking a talented Clinical Services Director (Regional Nurse Consultant) to provide consultation and support to a number of our long term acute care hospitals (LTACH) and acute behavioral health hospital. Specialty hospitals are located in Nevada and New Mexico.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for assisting assigned hospitals to comply with appropriate state, federal, and The Joint Commission guidelines/regulations, in accordance with established company policies and procedures. Works with all facility departments to assist in planning, implementing and evaluating patient centered programming. Assists facilities with the interpretation and implementation of company policies and procedures.

 

Qualifications

  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator, director and motivator. Able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively.
  • Thorough understanding of The Joint Commission survey process and CMS rules of participation
  • Three to Five years of experience with primary focus in acute long term care (LTACH) or acute care or an appropriate mix of both

Acute Psychiatric (behavioral health) experience required

Multiple site management experience a plus.

  • Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (RN) , BSN, Masters Degree in Nursing or Business preferred with a valid state RN license.

 

Must be able to travel extensively by air and personal automobile. Facilities located in New Mexico, Nevada and others as assigned.

 

Benefits

Offering a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical/dental insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, VHS (vacation, holiday, sick), 401 (k), tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, in-facility education programs and so much more.

 

Salary commensurate with experience.

 

*Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free Smoke-free work environment.

M/F/Vets/Disabled

Req. ID:011828 | 11001 - Fundamental Clinical & Operational Services

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Fundamental, when one person cares for another, it’s more than a profession. It’s a relationship. One based on experience as well as empathy. It is a blending of high-tech with high-touch. It is a relationship nourished by understanding. We seek to understand each patient as the person he or she is; keeping in mind not only the individual’s health needs, but moreover, the individual as a whole.

With this core philosophy, we seek to help patients and their families through what can be a very emotional decision-making process. We provide guidance and consultation on everything from how to choose the facility that’s right for you to providing resources that help you cope with the nature of the decision itself.

Your Choice 365:

A culture change in skilled nursing from a task-oriented, hospital-like environment to one that is more centered around an individual’s needs. The culture envisioned is one where each person’s capabilities and individualities are affirmed and developed. A true improvement of quality of life. Learn how you can become part of this exciting culture change in long term care.

Programs to nurture staff’s professional growth in the healthcare setting. The readily available resources for staff to continue their education coupled with a supportive approach to supervision, teamwork and recognition.

Professional Development:

Education programs for every staff member are offered – to sharpen your current skills or be able to gain new skills. Education programs include Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Computer Software Application classes, public speaking and many more. Additionally, tuition reimbursement programs are offered for those staff members who wish to continue their education (certain requirements must be met)

Guardian Angel Program:

The Guardian Angel program is focused on providing excellence in caregiving while simultaneously, providing superior customer service to internal and external customers. The Guardian Angel Program connects a staff member to each patient to provide extra attention and support, focusing on quality of life.

Orientation Program/Quick-Start:

An in-depth orientation program developed for various facility employees including Directors of Nursing, Nurse Assessment Coordinators, Charge Nurses, Staff Nurses, Nurse Aides, Rehabilitation Staff, Dietary Professionals, Directors of Admissions, Staff Development and Infection Control Nurses. The goal of this program is to help new staff adjust to the expectations and routines of their position, and to ensure they are aware of all resources available to them.