Regional Clinical Director - RN

Bentley Commons At Paragon Village Hackettstown , NJ 07840

Posted 3 months ago

This position will assist the Director of Clinical Services in providing clinical oversight and monitoring to all Kaplan NJ communities. This position is responsible for monitoring systems and processes at the community level with the assistance of the community's management staff.


Provides clinical support and guidance to the Executive Director and Resident Care Director within the NJ communities. Reports to the Director of Clinical Services.


  • Assist the community Management Team with following the clinical standard policies and systems at the community level.

  • Assist with educational sessions for the communities at minimum on a quarterly basis or as needed or directed by the Director of Clinical Services.

  • Assist with supporting the electronic medical record training as needed.

  • Assist with mock surveys of all NJ communities to ensure ongoing system effectiveness to maintain regulatory compliance and meet Kaplan standards.

  • Provide status reports to the Director of Clinical Services and Community management team relative to facility progress.

  • Assist in developing strategies to support communities in managing discharges and admissions.

  • Assist with QA/QI and infection control programs.

  • Monitors trends in survey focus recommending operation changes through appropriate channels.

  • Serves as a resource in compliance activities and as a support system for survey preparation.

  • Assist Clinical Services in the ongoing improvement of systems and programs.

  • Adheres to and supports the purpose, philosophy, objectives, standards, and procedures of the corporation.

Other Duties:

  • Performs other related duties as assigned or as necessity dictates.

  • May require some travel outside of NJ



  • Must have a current Registered Nurse license, Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required.


  • At least 2 years management experience in the role of Director of Nursing or Executive Director in an assisted living or skilled community. Prior experience in assisted living preferred.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Performance Improvement Process, Federal (i.e. OBRA, OSHA, HIPAA) and State regulations. Must also possess the following management abilities: planning; organizing; leadership; analyzing; cooperation; flexibility; and decision making. Also prefer a personal profile that demonstrates problem solving, creativity, communication, personal motivation; emotional adjustment and accuracy and thoroughness in completing assignment. Able to communicate well both verbally and in writing. Traveling to the communities is required.
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Regional Clinical Director - RN

Bentley Commons At Paragon Village