Shannex Health Care Care Coordinator (RN) – Full Time Full Time in Fredericton, NB

Shannex Health Care

Branch Fredericton NB CA

Care Coordinator (RN) – Full Time
Fredericton, NB

Follows up on government inspection reports. Shannex is a leader in seniors’ accommodation, service and care, providing Care at Home, Parkland Retirement Living…

Shannex is a leader in seniors’ accommodation, service and care, providing Care at Home, Parkland Retirement Living and Nursing Home options across the Maritime region for 26 years.

At Shannex, we all share a common primary objective which is to address the individual needs of every client. This is accomplished by understanding and being committed to fulfilling the goals set forth in the “Shannex Philosophy of Service”. We must also work together to maintain a safe, healthy and home-like setting for all clients and fellow employees.

Care Coordinator (RN) – Full Time

Located in Fredericton, NB and reporting to the Health Services Manager, the Care Coordinator plans, administers and evaluates all aspects of client care and services in the facility; provides leadership in an interdisciplinary setting; and provides direction in the maintenance of the client-directed philosophy to support client living.

Key Duties & Responsibilities Include:
Directs and promotes a client-directed philosophy;

Directs, promotes and evaluates the company’s standards, goals and objectives and policies to assure optimal level of wellness for clients; assures compliance with regulatory agencies;

Maintains effective communication, assures client access to services, and clearly defines responsibility and accountability;

Assists with initial assessments of potential admissions as requested;

Provides consultation regarding client issues and standards of client care to nursing personnel and the interdisciplinary team;

Assumes the duties and shifts of registered staff as required;

Manages the human resources activities of the home including:
Re-allocates staffing as necessary to assure optimal client care and service;

Identifying staff development needs and provides in-services as required;

Supervises, directs and evaluates the work of subordinate staff to promote quality service, positive employee relations, employment obligations and effective and efficient operations. This includes performance evaluation, training, disciplinary procedures, work assignments, and administers personnel policies and procedures.

Promotes an atmosphere and attitude that contributes to positive image building, pride, recognition and rewarding staff; promotes career growth and development of employees;

Responds to and implements the recommendations resulting from Shannex’s quality program; follows up on government inspection reports. Monitors and assures accreditation and regulatory criteria to maintain compliance;

Takes every precaution that is reasonable in the circumstances to ensure the health and safety of employees and all others in the workplace, including but not limited to, providing supervision, training, information, and equipment needed for employees to do their job safely;

Participates and evaluates in special programs such as infection control, nursing quality improvement and utilization review; ensures the collection and analysis of data and preparation of reports for assessment of critical indicators;

Promotes health and safety through Joint Occupational Health and Safety, proactive risk management programs, occupational health programs, education and policy development.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this role. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of the successful candidate.

Requirements Include:
Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Science in Nursing;

Current registration with Nurses Association of New Brunswick;

Current CPR certification and First Aid certification;

Previous experience in long term care as asset;

Previous supervisory/management experience an asset;

Able to effectively plan, direct and coordinate client care services.

Able to develop and foster teamwork and motivate a group.

Displays high standards of ethical conduct. Exhibits honesty and integrity.

Able to communicate effectively and efficiently, both verbally and in writing.

Displays a high level of initiative, effort and commitment towards completing assignments efficiently.

Demonstrates responsible behaviour and attention to detail in line with the needs, priorities and goals of the organization.

Willing to participate in related professional affiliations as identified by the organization.

In addition you will demonstrate the Shannex Key Behavioural Competencies:

Service Excellence – You are dependable, and consistently deliver high quality, professional service with an outstanding and positive attitude;

Teamwork – You work collaboratively and actively as part of the multi-disciplinary team to achieve desired results;

Effective Communication – You communicate clearly and openly with clients, families, team members and supervisors in a timely and positive manner;

Continuous Learning: You are committed to improving your skills and knowledge and take ownership for your own development.

Job Knowledge: You demonstrate a satisfactory level of technical and professional skills to perform your job.

Safety Focus – You understand you are responsible for safety and are committed to preventing injuries in the workplace;

Achieving Results – You are committed to doing your best work and deliver results that support the organization’s goals;

“Great People Striving for Great Things” is one of the pillars of our Strategic Plan. Shannex is committed to offering the best environment for employees where everyone takes pride in their work and in the organization. Our staff are committed to service excellence and are supported with opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are building a culture that supports the balance between work and personal life. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits plan.

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career and make your mark in a rapidly growing organization please visit Shannex.com to apply by August 16, 2015

All applicants will be kept in strict confidence.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Fredericton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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