The Regional Director Nursing Operations provides executive nursing management, direction, and leadership for the assigned region within UPMC Senior Communities. This position is responsible for driving, supporting and modeling a caring, service-oriented, professional culture focused on employee engagement, quality, patient safety, service excellence, fiscal responsibility, and the overall resident/patient experience. The role provides consultation to the assigned facilities on nursing functions in accordance with current federal, state and local standards governing long-term care facilities to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is consistently provided to the residents. The Director serves as a member of the leadership team at the facility level as well as with the UPMC Senior Communities executive team. The Regional Director is responsible for building and supporting effective, relationships with applicable internal and external constituents and stakeholders and ensuring optimal operating effectiveness and strategic positioning. The regional director participates with leaders from Senior Management, Medical Staff and other clinical areas in planning, promoting, and conducting organization-wide performance improvement activities.