Clinical Operations Nurse Consultant (Central Louisiana)
Company: Tara Therapy, LLC
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Tara Cares, a long-term care administrative support company, is
currently seeking a Clinical Nurse Consultant to provide consulting
services to supported nursing facilities in Central, Louisiana.
The Clinical Nurse Consultant assumes responsibility for
conducting quality assurance reviews in the assigned facilities.
Responsible for auditing the quality of care and services according
to professional standards of long term care consistent with company
policy, federal and state laws and regulations. Provides a
consultative and supportive role to the assigned facilities.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Provides support to the Executive Director, Medical Director and
Department Managers to formulate operational strategies and achieve
facility objectives within planned budgets and schedules.
Identifies areas within assigned facilities for improvement or
attention and makes recommendations to the Executive Director and
Director of Nursing Services for corrective action.
Assists the Executive Director and Director of Nursing Services
with the coordination of Quality Assessment and Improvement
Has working knowledge of facility policies and procedures for
workplace safety, including infection control procedures,
application of standard precautions for blood borne pathogens, use
of personal protective equipment and handling of hazardous
Periodically performs teaching functions and provides guidance
and support to facility staff as needed with regard to in-services
or other educational needs.
Participates in facility surveys and any required corrective
action or reporting.
May participate in the orientation of new facility staff.
- Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively with staff
members, other professional staff, consultants and residents in
interdisciplinary care setting, and to government/regulatory
Education/Training: Graduate of an approved school of nursing;
current nursing license to practice as a registered nurse in the
state(s) for which they provide consulting services and is listed
in good standing as confirmed on the State Department of
Professional Credentialing. B.S. degree preferred.
Experience: Minimum of 2-5 years of work-related experience
required; previous experience in a long-term care setting as a
Clinical Consultant or Director of Nursing required. Well developed
Extensive travel between supported facilities is required.
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