Pediatric Director of Nursing
Position Type: Full Time, in office, occasional field work required
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, occasional field work required
Reports to: Office: Office Administrator
At Texas Kids Home Therapy and Nursing we are a faith-based, family-friendly company that cares not only for our patients but for their caregivers as well. This "patient first" philosophy allows us the freedom to make sure that each family and child that we serve feels that they are important and valued. We are seeking a Director of Nursing that embodies the same qualities.
The Director of Nursing is extremely important to the success of Texas Kids as you would be providing direct support to the staff that serves our patients. This position creates relationships that span beyond clinical care with the families and the nurses in a patient's home. It is a responsibility and privilege to change the lives of these families and the effect of nursing care on their lives is truly immeasurable. These relationships are a vital aspect to the success of our agency, the Director of Nursing will establish and maintain compliance with state regulations for home health agencies as well as our own high standards for the level of care provided to our patients. The focus in this role should be placed on the development and betterment of the agency and the staff employed by it.
Roles & Responsibilities
• Supervising and reviewing the RN Case Management team
• Admission of Patients & Case Management
• Managing patients' data and medical records
• Field Staff Development
• Agency Compliance
• Creating and Maintaining relationships with physician's, patients and family members
• Process development management pertaining to Nursing team
• Other tasks, as assigned
Requirements of the Director of Nursing
• Valid Texas Nursing License
• Strong leadership experience required
• Lead Case Management experience in Pediatrics preferred
• Assistant Director of Nursing experience in Pediatrics preferred
• Bachelor's in Nursing required, Master's preferred
Texas Kids Home Therapy & Nursing is committed to bringing the highest quality of personalized and professional care to all of our patients and families. Through our innovative skills, client care and compassion, we strive to support, not only your child, but your entire family.
Texas Kids will serve and provide the highest quality therapy and nursing services to the best of our abilities. We have a patient first philosophy. We want each family and child that we serve to feel they are important and valued. We will work with families to provide services in the setting that is most comfortable for their child, whether homes, daycares, or schools. Texas Kids wants to improve the quality of life for each patient we serve.
Why Choose Texas Kids Home Health?
At Texas Kids Home Therapy and Nursing, we strive to be a family friendly company that cares not only for our patients, but for their caregivers as well. We provide private duty nursing and therapy services to medically dependent children in the home environment. We offer competitive pay and a full range of employee benefits.
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