Director of Nursing (DON) Ridgewood Manor Health and Rehabilitation
Dalton, GA Ridgewood Manor Health and Rehabilitation
Examples of Duties Performed: Plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of our Nursing Services Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local regulations governing our nursing center, and as may be directed by the Administrator and the Medical Director, to provide appropriate care.
Operate the nursing department in accordance with the organization’s established guidelines, and in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Direct, evaluate, and supervise patient care as necessary.
Manage the nursing department’s annual budget.
Possess the ability to educate, lead, mentor, and supervise department associates.
Communicate well with patients and family members providing warm and friendly greeting and an approachable attitude to family, visitors, patients and responds to expressed concerns while displaying a helpful, caring demeanor, answers questions when appropriate in a professional manner.
Requirements: To be considered for this opportunity applicants must:
Have an RN nursing degree from an accredited college or university.
Have a minimum of two years of experience in a supervisory capacity in a long-term care setting.
Have education, training and/or experience in one of the following: rehabilitative nursing and/or geriatric nursing.
Possess ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Be capable of maintaining effective working relationships with patients, family members, department heads and fellow staff.
EEO / M/ F/ D/ V/ Drug Free Workplace
About this company
Hamilton Long Term Care (HLTC) serves north Georgia, and surrounding areas, with four skilled nursing facilities. Specializing in rehabilitation and acute care needs, our experienced nursing professionals are equipped to handle needs specific to long term care. Each facility provides a unique personality in a community atmosphere while focusing on quality of life for our residents. Residents can enjoy activities and socialization opportunities in a nurturing environment designed with the patient in mind.
Quinton Memorial, a 120 bed facility, specializes in acute care with an experienced staff. Quinton Memorial is now featuring a new section with 16 Premier Suites, which includes a private room and bath.
Regency Park, a 100 bed facility, is the premier long term care facility of Northwest Georgia and specializes in rehabilitation and orthopedic care.
Ridgewood Manor, a 100 bed facility, and Wood Dale, an 82 bed facility, both provide an experienced nursing staff and memory unit. Ridgewood and Wood Dale provide a secure and safe environment for the care of Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients.
“We are dedicated to our patients, committed to our associates
and challenged by our customers to deliver excellence.”
Location/Region: Dalton, GA (US - 30720)