Job Description

 

Staff Development Coordinator

Kingston Center is actively seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to work as a Staff Development Coordinator at our Skilled Nursing Facility in West Kingston, Rhode Island. Experience in Long Term Care is preferred but not required. 

Nurse Education Duties:

  • Responsible for overseeing the educational needs of the staff (staff development and improvement processes) to meet RISDOH & other regulatory mandates
  • Monitor and oversee employee health and orientation processes for our healthcare facility
  • Educate, coach, and verify staff performance to ensure best practice, compliance, and top customer service
  • Have familiarity with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, etc
  • Record and document educational activity, attendance, and responses
  • Report on active projects, reactions, and progress of nursing staff
  • Assist Director of Quality and or Director of Nursing in planning, coordinating, and implementing staff programs and services to ensure a well-educated staff.
  • Maintain appropriate records and assist in data collection for assessment and evaluation purposes
  • Consult with and keeps Director of Quality and or Director of Nursing informed as appropriate or required
  • Maintain good departmental relationships, interacting effectively with all internal and external customers
  • Maintain close contact with employees off work, on disability or workman’s compensation, and their physicians to facilitate their earliest possible return to work
  • Review incident reports, OSHA reports, involving employees injured at work & coordinates education, loss prevention program with our safety program
  • Provide annual tuberculosis screening of volunteers; directs follow-up procedure for positive Mantoux testing within the scope of practice and under the direction of Director of Nursing
  • Administers Hep B vaccines & Mantoux (TB skin tests) to various contracted agencies and individuals per guidelines and under the direction of Director of Quality or Director of Nursing

Requirements:

  • Current Rhode Island State RN License
  • Solid computer skills; working knowledge of MS Office
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Should be friendly and a team worker

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LOCATION:

West Kingston, RI

About Us:

Kingston Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 55-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in a woodsy, residential neighborhood of Washington County, Rhode Island. Our mission at Kingston Center is to provide the finest rehab and skilled nursing services anywhere. Excellence is our goal and good outcomes are our daily measures of progress. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, helping each to get stronger, healthier, and happier. We want all residents to leave Kingston Center with dignity and independence. Kingston Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care continuum.

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