Sample Job Description for Nursing Coordinator

A sample job description template for the position of Nursing Coordinator is given hereunder:

Job Title: Nursing Coordinator

Location of the job: Trevose, PA 19053

Years of Experience: 1 to 3 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s degree

Job Summary:

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Minimum Data Set (MDS) Coordinator RN – Skilled Nursing who is primarily responsible for coordinating the individualized interdisciplinary plan of care, using and completing the Minimum Data Set (MDS) for the elderly, chronically ill, and those with rehabilitative and palliative needs.​

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handle recruitment efforts for staff
  • Supervise/mentor nursing staff
  • Establish and define standards which ensure safe and therapeutically effective care
  • Participate in the development and management of fiscal budget
  • Develop standards of performance, policies and procedures
  • Enforce management practices that include empowerment of staff and residents

Position Requirements:

  • Applicant must receive clearance from the state of Oregon
  • Criminal background clearance and education verification are required
  • CPR certification and negative TB and Hepatitis screens are required
  • Two years of experience, one year in psychiatric nursing and one year in a supervisory capacity
  • BSN/MSN from an accredited school of nursing and a License from Oregon Board of Nursing preferred