Knowledge and Abilities - Knowledge of all phases of the operation of a licensed health care Facility including housekeeping, activities, dietary, maintenance and nursing. Knowledge of the principles of management and supervision as well as the principles of budgeting and accounting. Working knowledge of rules and regulations for maintaining licensure for a comprehensive nursing Facility in the state of Michigan and Medicaid and Medicare regulations. Some knowledge of marketing and labor/management relations. Ability to communicate effectively, to analyze problems and identify practical solutions. Ability to lead and motivate other employees. Must be of sound moral character and possess an understanding of the needs of the aging population and end of life issues. Display a positive professional image and enhance positive public relations for the Facility. Basic business computer knowledge preferred.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY - As Administrator
A. Develop and Implement the Annual Plans For the Facility
B. Manage Facility Operations Within Established Guidelines
C. Provide For Proper Management of the Financial and/or Business Affairs of the Facility
D. Maintain Quality Lifestyle and Health Care for Facility Patients
E. Provide for Positive Public Relations with the Community, with Officials of Government and with the Patients and Families
F. Provide for Effective Supervision of Staff for all Departments
G. Provide for the Development, Evaluation, Revision and Consistent Application of Administrative, Patient Services, and Personnel Policies and Procedures
H. Enter into Contractual Agreements with Patients and Service Providers on Behalf of the Facility
I. Participate Within Various Committees
J. Designate a Responsible Individual to Serve as Acting Administrator During Periods of Absence
K. Perform Related Tasks as Required
Education and Experience - Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in health care or business administration or related field or previous experience in supervising a long-term care Facility. Must meet state requirements for and be licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator in the State of Michigan. Must have Project Management experience in the healthcare industry.