Director of Quality Assurance at Palm Garden

Palm Garden
Largo, FL 33777
**Sign on Bonus** $2,400

We are currently seeking an RN Director of Quality Assurance (a.k.a. Risk Manager) to join our team. This role is primarily responsible for the facility Risk Management program, functioning under the direction of the facility Administrator.

*Must be a Registered Nurse, licensed with the State of Florida or license eligible.
Previous experience in quality assurance, education/risk management preferred.
*Experience in long term care preferred, but not required.
*Certification as a Risk Manager preferred, but not required.
*Must be able to write the English language in a legible and understandable manner.
*Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement and interpret the safety programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures.
*Must possess acute vision and hearing with moderate assistance for assessment and evaluation purposes.
*Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.
*Must be able to relate to the ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset and at times with hostile people.
*Must be willing to perform tasks that may involve exposure to a resident’s body fluids or blood.
*Must be able to push, pull, lift and move equipment and supplies weighing up to 50 pounds.