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Oakhurst Medical Centers Inc Assistant Director of Nursing in Stone Mountain, Georgia

In this role, the Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) will assist the Director of Nursing in planning, organizing, developing and directing the day to day functions of the Nursing and Dental Services Department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards governing Federal facilities, and as may be directed by the Administrator.

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the State of Georgia or current Nurse Practitioner certified by a nationally accredited nursing organization (e.g. American Academy of Nurse Practitioners – AANP, American Nurses Credentialing Center – ANCC or any successor organization) is required.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • At least three (3) years of clinical experience in an outpatient/ambulatory setting as well as clinical expertise.

  • Minimum of one (1) year of management responsibility in nursing administration.

  • Extensive knowledge of healthcare operations and general management principles and technique.

  • Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course completion card.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers.

  • Previous experience supervising healthcare providers and other clinical staff is essential, with demonstrated record of success.

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of work safety, especially as related to OSHA and JCAHO standards.

  • Bilingual capabilities preferred.

  • Excellent communication, organizational, leadership and customer service skills.

  • Excellent phone etiquette.

  • Assist Director of Nursing (DON) in managing clinical operations of the nursing department.

  • Assists in maintaining Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulation.

  • Assist in ensuring Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) related preventive screenings, tests and vaccines are performed timely and in an appropriate manner with Oakhurst existing providers.

  • Participate on a clinical care team that is focused on achieving HEDIS performance measures as outlined by National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA) with an emphasis on the certification of Patient-Center Medical Home (PCMH) model.

  • Develop, coordinate and monitor the pregnancy centering of patients for the organization.

  • Serve on the quality improvement committee.

  • Assist in defining and/or the creation of data listings, summary tables, data specifications and/or processes in preparation for statistical review and/or data management audits.

  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining accurate input of the Uniform Data Collections Systems (UDCS) data into a compliance system used to maintain patient information.

  • Coordinate collection of data for the annual Uniform Data System (UDS) report.

  • Develop nursing programs to ensure quality patient services.

  • Assist in department budget preparation and expense management activities.

  • Analyze audit results and implement audit recommendations.

  • Assist in recruiting and training, as needed.

  • Ensure that nursing programs comply with federal, state and local standards.

  • Participate in developing, maintaining and periodically updating written nursing policies, procedures, reference materials, manual, objectives, etc.

  • Ensure nursing and dental staff follow department procedures and policies.

  • Provide general orientation, mandatory in-services, continuing education, and other training to meet all department and facility needs and regulatory requirements.

  • Participate in surveys and inspections by government and accreditation agencies.

  • Report problems areas to the Director of Nursing Services and assist in developing corrective actions.

ID: 2021-1419

External Company Name: MedCura Health