Job Description

Job Description

The Director of Nursing is responsible for all aspects of the patient services programs consistent with Ambercare policies and procedures. The Home Health DON oversees the overall administration of patient care.

Qualifications Requested

• Be eighteen (18) years of age or older

• Possession of a current license to practice as a registered professional nurse in the State of New Mexico or the ability to obtain one.

• Minimum five years of varied work experience as a healthcare professional, of which at least three years must be in a homecare or hospice position, and at least two years of supervisory or managerial experience in homecare or hospice.

• Administrative ability including knowledge of health care policies and program responsibilities.

• Experience in development of administrative policies and procedures and design of programs for compliance with state and federal guidelines.

• Must have a valid NM Driver’s license

• Must have reliable transportation availableduring work hours. Vehicle must be properly registered and insured in accordance with state law.

• Must possess current CPR and First Aid Certification