Charge Nurse

  • 169 Valentine Rd, Pittsfield, MA 01201, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Hillcrest Commons is a service and living center of excellence, providing long and short-term care that fosters dignity, compassion and choice for residents.  We offer a supportive team-centered environment.

Hillcrest Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a 265 bed Skilled Nursing Facility located in West Pittsfield, approximately 15 minutes away from the New York State Line.  We serve all of Berkshire County and Eastern New York State communities.  Hillcrest Commons proudly supports the following clinical units -  Long Term Care; Short term rehabilitation; Behavioral health; Dementia, and Respiratory Care. 

Our staff are well diversified to meet the specific needs of our residents based on compassion, integrity, teamwork and excellence which provide our residents with outstanding customer satisfaction.

Hillcrest serves as a clinical site for three nursing schools.  Hillcrest is committed to education and growth.  We provide a 10 week Licensed Nurse orientation, IV, BLS, and physical assessment classes.  Employees can take the opportunity to continue their education through our Stepping Stone Program.

Job Description

Supervise the day-to-day nursing activities of the unit in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern the facility and as may be required by the Director of Nursing to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained always.  As Charge Nurse you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties.

Qualifications

Currently licensed in Massachusetts as a RN or LPN in good standing

Additional Information

Berkshire Healthcare is a midsize healthcare, senior care, and senior living company. We own or operate 14 rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities in Massachusetts, Kimball Farms, a lifecare and continuing care retirement community in Lenox, Massachusetts, HospiceCare in the Berkshires for those with life limiting illnesses, and our own pharmacy, IntegriScript.