Director of Health Services / Nursing - Registered Nurse (RN)
Company Description Evergreen Center is a world-class private
human services organization that provides living and learning
environments for persons with developmental disabilities diagnosed
with multiple disabilities including Autism, physical disabilities,
neurological problems and psychiatric/behavior disorders.
We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to
become our Director of Health Services who will act as a
consultant to the nurses who provide health care support in the
Residential Treatment, Adult Supports, and Community Services
Programs. The Director will supervise the staff in the Residential
and Adult Supports Nursing Department and be responsible for the
overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. The
Director will function as a member of the interdisciplinary team
providing consultation for individuals with extraordinary health
Evergreen Center is located in Milford, MA.
Job Description Monitors health status and health care of
individuals by maintaining ongoing contact with nursing staff and
monitoring of health related documentation.
Coordinate the scheduling of nursing assignments.
Ensures that parent/guardians are informed of health needs of
Develop and coordinate the ongoing training of staff in the area
of health and safety needs, medical conditions, diagnosis and
treatment plans, including the administration of medications.
Participates in admissions team, intake screenings, and
Interdisciplinary Review Team meetings. Participates in ISP and IEP
meetings, case conferences and discharge planning meetings when
Participate in the review, development and revision of health
related policies, procedures and documentation forms, including
those related to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Monitors the documentation and follow up of injuries and health
issues related to staff and individuals.
Provides medical emergency and administrative back up coverage
Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in nursing required, Master’s
Must be a Registered Nurse
A minimum of 5 years nursing experience and 3 years of
experience in family support, administration
Must have supervisory and pediatric experience
Significant experience with children and adults with
Current malpractice insurance is required
Certification in Developmental Disabilities Nursing (CDDN)
Additional Information Don’t miss out on this great opportunity
to further your career in Health Services!
Evergreen Center offers a competitive salary and excellent
Selection for employment is made regardless of race, color,
religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity/expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition,
marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability,
handicap, genetic information, someone who is a member of, applies
to perform, or has an obligation to perform, service in a uniformed
military service of the United States, including the National
Guard, on the basis of that membership, application or obligation;
veteran status, or any other bases protected by law. Evergreen
Center participates in E-Verify.
Director of Health Services / Nursing - Registered Nurse