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Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2018 10:03 PM

Program Coordinator Avoca Specialty Care Avoca, IANow hiring Program Coordinator to join our team.Full-time position includes 30 hours week at Avoca Lodge Assisted Living. Option available to pick up hours working the floor as a Charge Nurse at Avoca Specialty Care (attached skilled nursing facility).RN license is preferred; LPNs will be considered.Nurse license must be in good standing.Apply Today for this great opportunity!PURPOSE OF THIS POSITIONUnder the general direction of the Administrator, the Program Coordinator directs and coordinates health care activities for all tenants of the assisted living facility. The Program Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of health care needs, evaluation and improvement of program services; and the delivery of high quality services as determined by the tenants. Is responsible for ensuring the delivery of high quality services in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy of assisted living and complies with applicable state laws and regulations. Works in conjunction with administrator to oversee activities, maintenance, marketing, and dietary.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSEnsure ongoing compliance with appropriate local, state federal, regulatory and/or accrediting body standards.Assume accountability for the development, organization and implementation of approved policies and procedures.Direct and supervise scheduling of employees within established guidelines.Provide management and communicate daily with assisted living staff providing clear, concise information as well as specific assignments.Utilize professional communication skills in dealing with staff, public, and tenants.Actively promote staff participation, teambuilding, and involvement in the day-to-day operations and decision making.Is responsible to conduct tours and actively participate and promote the facility for the purposes of family and public relations and marketing.Perform and direct tenant care including assistance with ADL's, administration of medications, treatments and other identified areas of the service plan as supervised by RN Consultant.Ensure a safe and sanitary environment is provided for staff and consumers; makes efforts to reduce safety hazards, accidents, and injuries.Responsible for implementation of pre-assessment and ongoing tenant assessments, monthly summaries, and service plans in conjunction with the nurse consultant.Recruit, hire and train employees, conduct counseling interviews and initiate disciplinary action as necessary.Ensure orientation for all assisted living employees is completed.Responsible for ensuring pre-employment Health Screens and TB testing are completed.Monitor and maintain records reflecting tenants' physical and mental condition. Report significant changes in a tenant's condition to RN Consultant.Qualifications: Education/Certification/LicenseTraining in sanitation and food safety within 7 working days and prior to handling or serving food.Current CPR and First Aide Training Certification.Valid Iowa Chauffeur Driver's License if transporting tenants.Medication Manager as applicable.KnowledgeDemonstrated understanding of how assisted living facilities operate.ExperienceDemonstrated effective supervisory, communication, and interpersonal skills.Demonstrated ability to hire, direct, and manage personnel.Skills/AbilitiesHigh level of literacy in written and spoken English.Management and supervisory skills.Strong organizational and time-management skills.Excellent interpersonal relationships and communication skills.Good initiative, judgment, leadership and problem solving skills.Ability to follow written and oral instructions.Complete assignments timely, completely and accurately.Think, act and intervene independently in routine and emergency situations.DELEGATION OF AUTHORITYAuthority is delegated to the individual in this position to:Develop, maintain and implement operational policies and procedures to meet tenants' needs in compliance with federal, state and l


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