RN Nursing Supervisor


  • Receives report on patient/resident status from previous shift, evaluates and ensures resources in place to meet needs
  • Makes physical rounds assessing quality of care, intervening with provision of care and interacting with care givers and patients/residents
  • Supervises charge nurse/nurses other providers of care in carrying out their responsibility (medication pass, nursing care, documentation, treatments, supervision)
  • Evaluates performance of charge nurses; coaches and disciplines as needed.
  • Assesses and monitors to verify patient/residents needs are met and policies and procedures are followed.
  • Assesses critically ill residents; reports findings to physician and records observations; may provide direct care as needed
  • Responds and coordinates actions in emergency situations
  • In charge of department/center in absence of Director of Nursing Services, Administrator as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Nursing Services
  • Assists with root cause analysis and Quality Improvement/ QAPI initiatives
  • Ensures safe work practices are followed
  • Provides empathetic communication to families, patient/residents regarding change of condition and in response to care concerns
  • Ensures resident rights are respected


  • Current license by the State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse with experience in the long-term care industry preferred; at least three years nursing experience required.
  • Ability to plan, supervise and coordinates services.
  • A preference for contacts with people, as in supervising and instructing nursing personnel.

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