Under the general direction of the Chief Nursing Officer, the Nurse Director is responsible for maintaining the efficient functioning of the assigned
Nursing Units/Services. The Nurse Director:
Is responsible for initiating, guiding, and directing the coordination of services provided by the designated Nursing Units.
Functions as a resource person for the Unit Supervisors and staff members and assists in necessary education to promote effective management of the areas of responsibility.
Demonstrates ability to select, train, motivate and develop subordinates.
Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of nursing care provided by specified Units.
Makes decisions regarding activities in area of responsibility based on Hospital Administrative Policies and Procedures, Human Resource Policies and Procedures, Department of Nursing Standards, and Unit Standards with collaboration with the Chief Nursing Officer in unusual situations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science in Nursing required; Master’s preferred.
Current licensure in
as a Registered Nurse.
Minimum of three (3) years of clinical practice with emphasis on leadership and management experience.
Current verification of competency in cardiopulmonary resuscitation through Life Support Training including neonatal and pediatric resuscitation.
HCA Inc - 13 months ago