Northcrest Community, a private non-profit organization, located in Ames, IA, has a rare full-time opportunity for a Director of Clinical Services with proven CCRC leadership expertise. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated professional possessing excellent critical thinking and organizational skills as well as strong communication and training and development skills.
The primary purpose of this position is to plan, organize, develop, evaluate, and direct the overall operation of the Northcrest Clinical Services Department (Health Center, Heartwood House and Home Health Care Program) in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws, standards, guidelines, and regulations, to ensure the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.
Administrative and Personnel Functions
Budget Planning and Monitoring
Care Plan and Assessment Functions
Nursing Care Functions
Participation in facility surveys made by authorized government agencies
Ongoing Training and Development of Team Members
Safety of Residents and Team Members
Northcrest offers competitive wages and benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Flexible Spending Account Plan
Dental & Vision Insurance
Sick Leave Pay
Employee Assistance Program
Meals at a reduced cost
Family-friendly work environment
Northcrest's success is a direct result of our caring employees delivering quality service in assisting the residents. Come lead our Clinical Services Team today!
Current RN License
Minimum of 5 years nursing supervisory experience in Long-Term Care
Demonstrated understanding of local, state and federal laws and regulations including IA Chapters 57 and 58
Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate and lead the Clinical Services Team
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About Northcrest Community
Northcrest Community, a non-profit Life-Care retirement community in Ames, IA, has been providing exceptional care to older adults since 1965. Locally owned and operated, Northcrest is more than a community - it's family.
Residents live independently in townhomes and apartments where they can also receive in-house home care if needed. If or when the need arises, care will be provided in our licensed Health Center or specialized care for those suffering from Alzheimer's or other types of dementia in the Heartwood House. Through our unique Life-Care program, residents are guaranteed a home for life - no matter what life brings their way.
Residents enjoy all the amenities of care-free independent living as well as the ultimate peace of mind and security, knowing that even though their individual circumstances and needs may change, Northcrest will always be their home. With protection from rising health care costs in the future, the decision to join the Northcrest Community is comforting to both residents and their families. No one is ever asked to leave Northcrest because of lack of funds. Many residents have said moving to Northcrest was the best gift they could ever give t...o their children.
Northcrest, a Great Place to Work Certified employer, provides a great benefit package starting with vacation, sick and holiday pay that includes a paid birthday holiday! Other pay opportunities include shift differential pay, premium double pay for holidays worked and a Longevity Bonus for full and part-time employees at 3, 5, and 10 years of service. Health, dental, vision and life insurances are offered, with life insurance being paid for by Northcrest. A Flexible Spending Account and 401K retirement plan with a matching company contribution is available. Employee scholarships are available and awarded annually. Other benefits include paid funeral leave, paid jury duty leave, fine dining meals available at a reduced cost, and payroll deductions for meals and uniforms. Training and in-service education are required and provided in various formats for continued employee education. Northcrest provides an onsite Wellness Center, an Employee Assistance Program, and a discount on tickets at Iowa State University's Iowa State Center, Iowa's Adventureland Park, and select company vendors.