The Long-term Care/Post-acute Care Director of Nursing, under the supervision of the Vice President/Administrator, is responsible for planning, developing, implementing, and directing the overall operations of a 298- bed department which includes a traditional nursing home, specialized behavior-management unit, and a post-acute care unit. The Director of Nursing leads the Center’s clinical team to fulfill the organization’s mission, vision, and values. Demonstrates dynamic leadership, communication, and collaboration with physicians, staff and families. Ensures our Person- and Family-centered Care is delivered within scope of practice, is of high quality, and meets the individual needs of those we serve in accordance with current rules and regulations that govern the Center.
Must have a minimum 10 years’ experience in a nursing leadership role, preferably as a Director of Nursing. Minimum of a BSN with valid NJ licensure with experience in a skilled-nursing, post-acute, or equivalent setting required.
Christian Health Care Center (CHCC) was founded in 1911 by a group of deacons from local Reformed Churches. Today, CHCC - a non-profit organization open to anyone regardless of race, sex, or religion - provides a continuum of high-quality, family-centered elder-care and mental-health services in a compassionate and loving environment consistent with the Christian principles on which the institutio...n was founded. Elder-care services include Heritage Manor, a 252-bed nursing home; Southgate, a special-care, 40-bed, inpatient nursing facility offering behavioral-management treatment; The Longview, an 80-unit assisted-living facility; Christian Health Care Adult Day Services of Wayne and Wyckoff; Hillcrest Residence, a 39-bed residence for independent seniors; and Evergreen Court, a complex of 40 apartments for independent seniors. Mental-health services include Ramapo Ridge Psychiatric Hospital, a full-service, 58-bed inpatient hospital for adult and geriatric patients, and its outpatient mental-health service, Christian Health Care Counseling Center; Ramapo Ridge Partial Program, a voluntary, short-term outpatient service; and Pathways, a partial-hospitalization program to treat adults who experience both a developmental disability and a co-existing psychiatric disorder.