Dycora Transitional Health & Living Unit Manager in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Unit Manager

Milwaukee, WI

Description

As a Unit Manager at Dycora, you will ensure that our patients get the care they need and that we have the necessary resources to provide it. Your hard work and meaningful efforts will help us to continue providing the highest quality healthcare possible. You will have direct impact on the quality of care that our patients receive and will do what it takes to provide the highest quality care. Your outcome-focused work will leave you feeling empowered at the end of each day because you'll know you've made a difference in the lives of our patients.

  • Develop individualized plan of care in collaboration with the resident or responsible party and interdisciplinary care team by documenting problems, statements, goals and approaches in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary care team

  • Implement plan of care consistently, effectively and cost efficiently with focus on resident centered outcomes

  • Utilize all appropriate, available resources for counseling and discharge planning

  • Under direction of an RN, supervise other professional staff in the day-to-day delivery of resident care

  • Monitor resident activity and provide nursing care as appropriate including charting and recordkeeping

  • Maintain an updated knowledge base in pharmacology. adult learning principles when educating individuals, family members or responsible party regarding the resident's medication regimen

  • Recognize normal and abnormal lab values and communicate same in appropriate manner to physician, and other interdisciplinary team members as appropriate

Requirements

  • Currently Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), or Registered (RN) in state of practice

  • Minimum one (1) year supervisory experience

  • Recent clinical experience, education, or specialty skills specific to geriatrics

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

  • Basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company software

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

  • Must have the ability to relate professionally and positively and work cooperatively with other employees at all levels

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. DrugFree Workplace.