Director Of Nursing Jobs

Director of Nursing Overview


A Nursing Director will typically play an essential role within almost any clinic or hospital setting. They will have a variety of different job functions, depending on the way a hospital operates. Most of these settings will require that a director be on-staff or on-call at all times.

Nursing Director Education Requirements


Educational requirements for Director of Nursing jobs have increased over the past few years. Typically, many of these jobs will require a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Some of these positions may actually require a master's degree in a specialized field. Some directors might be able to secure a position if they hold only an associate degree with a related certification. Sometimes, employers will waive a certain degree requirement if the applicant has a commensurate amount of work-related experience.

Job duties may include:
  • Supervising the application of health care techniques
  • Training new nursing staff on procedures
  • Assisting during the hiring process
  • Overseeing the implementation of official or hospital procedures


Nursing Director Job Market


The job market for Director of Nursing positions is expected to increase over the next few years. This is partly due to the fact that there is an aging elderly population. There is also a general increase in demand for the role of these nursing professionals. Nursing Directors may have to adapt to changes that new health care legislation will bring to the field in the future. Other positions in this industry include Nursing Services Director jobs and Nursing Supervisor jobs.

Nursing Director Salaries


Many Nursing Director jobs have salaries around $129,000. The amount will tend to vary based on the regional demand for these types of positions. Pay may also vary if nurses decide to take positions that offer hourly wages.
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Description Extendicare Health Services is currently interviewing Registered Nurses for two Travel Director of Nursing positions. The Travel DNS position will work directly at our nursing centers primarily throughout Western Washington and will support our centers in Oregon, and Idaho if needed. This position works under the direction of our Area Director of Clinical Operations. Qualified candida...
Description American Heritage a 55-bed SNF located in Hammond, WI is currently interviewing for a Director of Nursing. Our Director of Nursing positions receive an excellent compensation and benefits package including monthly bonus eligibility, immediate holiday eligibility (6 holidays), 2 weeks’ vacation, 5 sick days, and 5 personal days after 90 days, paid licensure and professional fees, ST a...
Job Summary: The Director is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the daily operations and clinical functions for the agency and is responsible for maintaining quality of standards of care and positive financial outcomes. The Director communicates the mission, vision, and values of the organization to the staff, provides support and encourages staff to perform according to professi...
Director of Nursing- Advance your career & "Enjoy Great Benefits" at Gonzales Healthcare Center! Our progressive and award winning 120-bed skilled nursing facility seeks a state licensed RN with impressive leadership, planning and compliance skills to join us now. 2 years experience as a DON in long-term care preferred! As a well respected member of the Nexion Health system, you can look forward ...
REGISTERED NURSE /DIRECTOR OF NURSING--Thibodaux Pediatric Day Health Care is the premier provider of community based pediatric medical day health services for special needs and technology dependent children. Our hours are Monday-Friday 7:30 - 5:30. Qualifications: *Current RN license in Louisiana *Minimum 2 years pediatric experience with at least 6 months in NICU, PICU or critical ...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the DON / Administrator an ADON assumes responsibility and accountability for assisting in the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all nursing services in the facility. Assists DON in ensuring the nursing department is compliant with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing c...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all the nursing services provided in the facility. Ensures nursing department compliance with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing core programs. Ensures maintenance of records and reports concerning resident care. Ensures the orientation an...
Supervises: • All Licensed Staff • Certified and Non-Certified Nursing Assistants • Restorative Nursing Assistants POSITION DESCRIPTION: Under the direction of the Administrator, the Director of Nursing Services is responsible for the administration and management of Nursing Services to residents in accordance with orders of the physicians and total needs of the residents. Responsible for 24-...
LifeHOUSE Management Services is a growing and dynamic presence in the senior living industry. With a current portfolio of assisted, independent, and skilled nursing communities in Michigan, Illinois, California, and Arizona, LifeHOUSE is poised for continued growth and expansion. We are building a talented team of professionals who are passionate about senior care and who are excited to be part o...
Director of Nursing - Home Health– RN – Home Health Executive Director- Registered Nurse – RN - DON of Home Health – Director of Home Health Southern NH, MA border Here's an incredible opportunity for a highly motivated and experienced Home Health Nurse Manager or Director to take on the role of a Home Health executive with a reputable, financially stable and lucrative hospital based program. ...
Description Director of Nursing / Registered Nurse POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all the nursing services provided in the facility. Ensures nursing department compliance with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing core programs. Ensures maintenance of records and reports concerning r...
Company Confidential San Jose, CA, 95101
Description We have an exciting new opportunity available for a new Home Health start-up agency in San Jose area! We are looking for an RN that has an Administrative background, as it would be part-time to start and develop into a full-time position. The initial responsibilities are minimal while we wait for state survey. The RN Admin is responsible for initiating a Medical Director, Admitting ...
Company Confidential Santa Rosa, CA, 95401
Description We have an exciting new opportunity available for a new Home Health start-up agency in Santa Rosa area! We are looking for an RN that has an Administrative background, as it would be part-time to start and develop into a full-time position. The initial responsibilities are minimal while we wait for state survey. The RN Admin is responsible for initiating a Medical Director, Admittin...
NURSING RNs, LVNs & Assistant Director of Nursing. Immed. openings avail. at a skilled Nursing facility in Humboldt County. Temporary corporate housing avail. & other new hire assistance. EOE. Send resume to *****...
Supervises: • All Licensed Staff • Certified and Non-Certified Nursing Assistants • Restorative Nursing Assistants POSITION DESCRIPTION: Under the direction of the Administrator, the Director of Nursing Services is responsible for the administration and management of Nursing Services to residents in accordance with orders of the physicians and total needs of the residents. Responsible for 24-...
Location: 431 - MCHS - Arlington Heights, Arlington Heights, Illinois Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. Leadership is an intangible quality, not easily defined. And yet your patients a...
Location: 405 - MCHS - Naperville, Naperville, Illinois Title: Director of Nursing Description: MCHS of Naperville, IL has a Director of Nursing Opportunity The Director of Nursing: Collaborates with the Administrator Directs the Nursing Department to maintain quality standards of care in accordance with current Federal, State and HCR ManorCare standards, guidelines and regulations Assumes ...
Overview: Community Memorial Health System is a community-owned, not-for-profit organization that consists of two hospitals and twelve family-practice health centers serving various communities within Ventura County. We are fully accredited by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), licensed by the California Department of Public Health and ISO 9001 certified. Located close to the beach, just 60 miles north o...
Director of Nursing - Enhance lives and perfect our quality of care! Job Label:TCC_DON If you want to work for a growing system of community health centers which are committed to providing quality care for patients of all ages and to the growth, education and development of its staff, then The Children’s Clinic (TCC) has a great opportunity for you. The Director of Nursing (DON) administers the...
Job Description: This Director Of Nursing Position Features: ? 100% Paid Health/Dental ? Great Management Team ? Respected In Community ? Great Pay to $90K Are you a Director of Nursing seeking a great position with a growing facility with great management team and respected in community? Great communication skills, analytical, problem-solving, and organizational and and proficiency in Micro...

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Nursing Services Director

Salaries

$55,000.00 - $126,000.00
Typical Salary for Nursing Services Director
(88 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Master's
38.5%
Bachelor's
32.3%
Associates
27.7%
(65 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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