Nursing Positions

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RN Assistant Director of Nursing

Nursing is what we do! Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center, a 210-bed healthcare center in Arlington is seeking an Assistant Director of Nursing. Working with us is more than just a job - it is an opportunity to do meaningful work, an opportunity to put a personal touch on improving the lives of others. We understand the demands of caring for others, and we consider it an honor. Become part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of professionals who share their positive attitudes and compassionate hearts with every patient, family, and co-worker.

The Assistant Director of Nursing is responsible for daily coordinating, assessing, and monitoring the quality and efficiency of patient care outcomes for all three shifts on each unit. Ensuring compliance of nursing care policies, procedures, systems and processes, as well as managing and supervising unit nursing staff.

If you are interested in challenge, reward, growth, and accomplishment, apply today!

This position reports directly to the Director of Nursing and is supported by corporate nursing consultants who offer ongoing training and assistance. We offer a supportive work environment with a stable administration team.

Typical hours are Monday through Friday day shift, with some weekend and on-call duties.

Qualifications include:

  • RN degree required; BSN preferred
  • Current licensure by VirginiaBoard of Nursing to practice as a Registered Nurse
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years of nursing experience as an LPN or RN, preferably in long-term care
  • Comprehensive knowledge of federal and state regulations as they relate to long-term care
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with an interdisciplinary team.

Our Benefits Include:

  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance. Your well-being is important and we value it.
  • Paid Time off, because as much as you love your job, we want you to also love having time to be you.
  • A 401K retirement plan. You are our company's future; let us help you take care of yours!

When you are part of the MFA family, you have the opportunity to touch people's lives each and every day by being an integral part of their recovery. Along the way you'll have almost unlimited opportunity for career growth and achievement. It's an incredibly rewarding and enriching experience.

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(CNA) Certified Nursing Assistant

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Centerin Arlington, Virginia is seeking Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA). We are searching for caring, warm-hearted CNAs who are searching for an opportunity to do meaningful work, an opportunity to put a personal touch on improving the lives of others. We understand the demands of caring for others, and we consider it an honor. Our team members experience the daily joy of enriching the lives of others, while building genuine relationships with patients and their families. Become part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of professionals who share their positive attitudes and compassionate heart with every patient, family, and co-worker.

 

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) provides direct care to the residents of the health and rehabilitation center, assisting them in activities of daily living under the direction and supervision of a professional nurse. Those duties include but are not limited to: bathing, dressing, serves and collects food trays, feeds residents, measures and records weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates, and food and fluid intake and output as directed.

 

Qualifications:

Must have current Virginia Nurse Aide license in good standing or be within 100 days of completion of state approved CNA course.

 

Our Benefits Include:

  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance. Your well-being is important, and we value it.
  • Paid Time off, because as much as you love your job, we want you to also love having time to be you.
  • A 401K retirement plan. You are our company's future; let us help you take care of yours!

On June 5, 2023, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule which ends the “Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination” interim final rule published on November 5, 2021, which required all employees of CMS-Certified healthcare facilities to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

At the heart of everything we do is our "Commitment to Care, Passion for Caring" philosophy that touches everything we do. We believe that giving the best care requires knowing our patients as people, providing a more personal, rewarding experience for our patients and employees alike. If you have the "heart of a caregiver" and a dedication to exceptional customer service, we'd like to speak with you about our career opportunities.

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LPN/RN Charge Nurse

Nursing is what we do! Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center is seeking an LPN/RN Charge Nurse for a  210 bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation center in Arlington.

We're looking for caring, warm-hearted nurses who are seeking an opportunity to do meaningful work, an opportunity to put a personal touch on improving the lives of others. Our nurses experience the daily joy of enriching the lives of others, while building genuine relationships with patients and their families. Become part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of professionals who share their positive attitudes and compassionate hearts with every patient, family, and co-worker.

 

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provides direct care to patients and supervises and directs nursing staff in accordance with state, federal, and MFA guidelines.
  • Communicates patient status to the Unit Manager.
  • Assists in the supervision, orientation, and training of the nursing staff. Participates in the patient care planning conference with other disciplines.
  • Identifies patient goals and approaches.

 

Job qualifications include but are not limited to:

  • Current license with VA Board of Nursing to practice as a Registered Nurse.
  • One (1) year of previous experience preferred.
  • Management/leadership experience preferred.
  • Requires frequent lifting (up to 50 pounds), bending, stooping, kneeling, etc.

 

Our Benefits Include:

  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance. Your well-being is important, and we value it.
  • Paid Time off, because as much as you love your job, we want you to also love having time to be you.
  • A 401K retirement plan. You are our company's future; let us help you take care of yours!

Working for MFA at a LifeWorks Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center is no ordinary career. It takes pride and dedication. It takes a critical combination of technical skills balanced with people skills. Most of all it takes a unique person, with a caring heart and a passion for helping others. It's more than just a job...it's a calling.

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RN Staff Development Coordinator

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center in Arlingtonis seeking an RN for our Staff Development Coordinator position.

The Staff Development Coordinator (SDC) is responsible for providing new hire orientation, annual follow-up training, and education in-service programs as needed for all staff. The SDC plans, organizes, implements, and coordinates the healthcare center’s nursing staff education programs. The SDC valuates the educational needs of the healthcare center to ensure on-going continuing education and adherence to applicable required in-services. The SDC identifies, assesses, and implements in-service programs as needed regarding the satisfactory performance of clinical skills and knowledge.  Employee health encompasses administration and management of Hepatitis B vaccinations and PPD annual checks. Requires expert knowledge of basic nursing skills (patient assessment, infection control, IV therapy, medication administration, etc.) and a desire to pass that knowledge on to others.

As a Staff Development Coordinator the in cumbent works closely with the HR manager to provide new hire orientation. The SDC evaluates the educational needs to ensure on-going continuing education and adherence to applicable required in-service education for all staff. Identifies, assesses, and implements in-service programs as needed regarding the satisfactory performance of clinical skills and knowledge.

Qualified candidates must be a licensed RN, have a minimum of 2-4 years of experience as a nurse, and clinical training experience.

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package for full time associates which include affordable health and dental insurance within 60-90 days of hire, paid time off, extra pay for holidays, and a 401k with company match.

Working for MFA at a LifeWorks Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center is no ordinary career. It takes pride and dedication. It takes a critical combination of technical skills balanced with people skills. Most of all it takes a unique person, with a caring heart and a passion for helping others. It's more than just a job...it's a calling.

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RN or LPN MDS Coordinator

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center is seeking a full time MDS Coordinator with a license to practice as a Registered Nurse for our 180 bed skilled nursing facility in Arlington.

 

The typical schedule for the MDS Coordinator is Monday-Friday with a weekend rotation of Manager on Duty.

 

The MDS Coordinator is responsible for completing minimum data set assessments and creating comprehensive plans of care after review of the patient's medical record and communication with direct care staff, the patient's physician, and family. The MDS Coordinator develops and completes the patient assessment process in accordance with the requirements of federal and state regulations and company policies and procedures.

 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong clinical assessment skills
  • Ability to make independent decisions on a regular basis
  • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work with an interdisciplinary team
  • Basic computer skills
  • Proven written and oral communication skills
  • Proven decision making and analytical skills

 

Requirements are:

  • RN license or LPN license
  • skilled nursing and rehabilitation environment experience
  • strong clinical skills
  • an understanding of the MDS 3.0 process
  • commitment for service excellence
  • superior customer service and communication skills.

 

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package for full time associates which include affordable health and dental insurance within 60-90 days of hire, paid time off, extra pay for holidays, and a 401k with company match.

 

Working for MFA at a LifeWorks Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center is no ordinary career. It takes pride and dedication. It takes a critical combination of technical skills balanced with people skills. Most of all it takes a unique person, with a caring heart and a passion for helping others. It's more than just a job...it's a calling.

 

 

 

 

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Admissions Director

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center, a pre-eminent provider of transitional post-acute, rehabilitative, and skilled nursing programs in Arlington, Virginiais actively seeking a highly motivated, passionate and successful sales and marketing professional for their Director of Admissions position. This candidate must have a proven track record of sales experience.

The Admissions Director is responsible for the overall development, coordination and implementation of all MFA admission management and census development proceedings within the Healthcare Center. This position is considered a “Key Position” within the center’s leadership team. The job is a busy one, and successful Admissions Directors have the ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities daily.

Some of your duties as Admissions Director will include but are not limited to:

  • Oversees the Admissions Department and Admissions Coordinator
  • Meets weekly and monthly admissions goals according to target
  • Ensures the development and maintenance of a monthly marketing plan for the Healthcare Center
  • Conducts effective sales calls with designated targeted referral sources.
  • Reviews patient medical records for accuracy, timeliness, and completeness
  • Ensures that a smooth transition is achieved, and that all paperwork is complete upon admission

Qualifications

  • Previous experience should demonstrate public speaking, marketing, customer service attitude, innovative work ethic, persuasive capabilities, and organizational skills.
  • 2-4 years of proven and documented outside sales experience; preferably in the healthcare industry.
  • Four-year college degree preferred.
  • Active listening skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills; must be a team-player.
  • Basic computer skills and a high level of confidence with interacting with a variety of people.
  • Knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities. Knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid preferred.
  • Our center operates with one goal in mind: getting our patients back home quicker, healthier, and stronger than ever after an illness or surgery. We believe that giving the best care requires more than just treating patients…it requires knowing them as people. We sincerely believe that it’s more than just caring for people–it’s caring about them.

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package for full time associates, that includes affordable health and dental insurance within 60-90 days of hire, paid time off, extra pay for holidays, and 401k with company match.

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Infection Preventionist (IP)

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center a premier provider of post-acute care services in Arlington, Virginia is searching for an Infection Preventionist.

The Infection Preventionist will coordinate, manage, and implement the Center’s infection prevention and control program. Under the leadership of the Director of Nursing and Administrator, the Infection Preventionist will work directly with all employees, patients, medical providers, and pharmacists to fully implement all aspects of the infection prevention and control program which is designed to comply with all aspects of CDC, CMS, OSHA and other federal and state guidelines for long-term care. The Infection Preventionist will provide training, supervision, and conduct compliance audits within the Center to validate the center’s adherence to the program. In addition, the Infection Preventionist will develop action plans to ensure regulatory compliance, patient, and employee safety. The Infection Preventionist will work collaboratively with center employees to promote employee contributions to infection prevention and control planning at the center and corporate levels. The Infection Preventionist will work closely with the Corporate Clinical Education Specialist in the development of policies, procedures, protocols, and training programs to improve infection prevention and control activities that promote patient care and safety.

Position Requirements:

  • Medical technologist or Microbiologist with a thorough knowledge of standard methods and criteria for identifying health care associated infections using an approach that consists of surveillance, data collection, and trending for identification.

Licensure/Certification

- Infection Control Practitioner Certification (CIC) is preferred.  Nursing license is required.

Education requirements: Associate degree required for Medical Technologist; bachelor’s degree required for Microbiologist.  

  • 1+ years of infection prevention control experience in an acute or post-acute care setting. Experience in a skilled nursing/long term care environment is preferred.
  • Must have completed or is willing to complete specialized training in infection prevention and control for long-term care. 
  • Experience in adult clinical education.
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to proactively team build and develop positive working relationships at all levels of the organization. Demonstrated ability to interact proactively with a culturally diverse employee and patient populations.
  • Must be able to work independently, prioritize responsibilities and adjust to rapidly changing priorities.
  • Must be proficient in Excel.

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package for full time associates which include affordable health and dental insurance within 60-90 days of hire, paid time off, extra pay for holidays, and a 401k with company match.

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Discharge Planning Assistant

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center in Arlington, Virginia is seeking a Discharge Planning Assistant. As a member of our team, you will enjoy a genuine spirt of caring that makes our center so well respected in our local community. Become part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of professionals who share their positive attitudes and compassionate hearts with every patient, family, and co-worker.

Cherrydale Health and Rehab Center provides a high volume of short-term nursing and rehabilitation services. We are seeking a candidate that can provide discharge planning as well as comprehensive medically related social services to our patients. Responsibilities include MDS, Care Plans, Assessments and timely documentation operating within the framework for the company's standards for best practice in accordance with all state and federal regulations.

 

The qualified candidates will have a 4-year degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Counseling, Criminal Justice, or other human services related degree.

We offer a competitive rate of pay and a comprehensive benefits package for full time associates which include affordable health and dental insurance within 60-90 days of hire, paid time off, extra pay for holidays, and a 401k with company match.

On June 5, 2023, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule which ends the “Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination” interim final rule published on November 5, 2021, which required all employees of CMS-Certified healthcare facilities to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Business Office Manager

Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center in Arlington, Virginia is actively seeking a Business Office Manager to complement our outstanding management team! The ideal candidate will be a top-notch professional with impeccable attention to detail and superior customer service. This is a Department Head position and reports directly to the facility Administrator.

 

The Business Office Manager is responsible for:

  • Maintenance of necessary billing and financial information on resident business files.
  • Maintenance of individual resident trust accounts and reconciliation of collective accounts monthly.
  • Month-end closing and corporate reporting.
  • Collection efforts with Business Office staff, including warrant in debts.
  • Knowledge of reimbursement system, allowable services and documentation required so billings are accurate.
  • Accurate records of payer sources, appropriate record keeping, and communication with residents regarding bills.

 

Required Experience:

  • Technical knowledge of Inpatient Skilled Nursing, Managed Care and long-term care billing for Medicare and Medicaid.
  • One to two years’ experience in accounts receivable or bookkeeping is preferred in the long-term care or healthcare industry.
  • Experience managing staff members, including bookkeepers and receptionists.
  • Knowledge of basic office equipment & Microsoft Office required. Knowledge of billing software preferred.
  • Good interpersonal skills needed to effectively work with residents, families, and outside agencies.

 

Education requirements: two-year degree of college level accounting courses. A four-year college degree preferred.

 

If you are assertive, organized, energetic, goal directed, detail oriented, a good communicator and a strong leader, then apply today. We offer a competitive pay and benefits program, a team-oriented environment, challenge, and fulfillment in a significant leadership role.

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Why join our team?

Meaningful Work

Working with us is more than just a job – it is an opportunity to make a meaningful impact to improve the lives of others.

Excellent People

The daily experience of our patients and residents is defined by the daily interactions with our team. We take this responsibility very seriously, establishing a supportive environment for residents and employees alike.

Great Benefits

Our employees enjoy excellent pay, hours, health insurance, vacation time and growth opportunities, in addition to working alongside some of the most passionate and knowledgeable people in the industry.

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Felix Ahenkorah, LPN

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