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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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...
Company Confidential Philadelphia, PA
Home Care Agency is looking for Director of Nursing, who will lead the team of professional nurses, therapists, and aides to provide top quality, responsive and responsible care to our patients, coordinating such care with the many physicians with which we work closely. You will also manage the clinical department to achieve optimal efficiency, including managing staffing levels and reviewing and ...
We're counting on you to lead one of the most technically advanced nursing environments in healthcare. At 360 Healthcare, nurses utilize Computerized Medical Records, Automated Dispensing Technology and much more. Our goal is to give nurses more time to interact with their patients while giving you more time to lead your staff. No wonder we've earned more AHCA/NCAL quality awards than any other po...
We're counting on you to lead one of the most technically advanced nursing environments in healthcare. At 360 Healthcare, nurses utilize Computerized Medical Records, Automated Dispensing Technology and much more. Our goal is to give nurses more time to interact with their patients while giving you more time to lead your staff. No wonder we've earned more AHCA/NCAL quality awards than any other po...
Location: 575 - Old Orchard Health Care Center, Easton, Pennsylvania Title: Director of Nursing Description: Old Orchard Health Care Center (Easton, PA) 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, gu...
Location: 4672 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Suburban Philadelphia West, Pennsylvania Title: Director of Nursing - Hospice 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. The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall clinical o...
Location: 575 - Old Orchard Health Care Center, Easton, Pennsylvania Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: Old Orchard Health Care Center has a Assistant Director of Nursing Opportunity The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON): Assists the Director of Nursing in managing the department of nursing. Conducts the nursing process – assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation ...
Location: 4147 - Heartland of Piqua, Piqua, Ohio Title: Director of Nursing Description: Heartland of Piqua, OH 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 the res...
Location: 586 - Devon Manor, Devon, Pennsylvania Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: Devon Manor has an opportunity for a Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON). The ADON: Assists the Director of Nursing in managing the department of nursing. Conducts the nursing process – assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation – under the scope of the State's Nurse Practice Act of R...
Elmbrook Home Now Hiring Assistant Director of Nursing. Apply in person 1811 9th NW Ardmore...
The Director of Nursing and Clinical Services shall oversee and guide nursing and clinical employees that are hired for their department. Responsible for interacting with hospital staff, patients, families, visitors, and/or ancillary departments regarding patient care, concerns and conflicts by identifying and assisting resolution. Responsible and accountable for maintaining performance skills of ...
LPNs, CNAs, RNs, & DONs NEEDED! Apply in person at: Independence Manor Care Center 1600 S Kings Highway, Independence Mo. 64055. No phone calls please....
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 ...
Company Confidential Scio Township, MI, 48103
REPORTS TO: Administrator POSITION SUMMARY Responsible for direction of all home health skilled clinical services. Establishes, implements and evaluates goals for providing home health services that support the mission and philosophy of the Agency QUALIFICATIONS · Graduate of an accredited nursing program with a current license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Michigan. · Baccalaureate ...
Company Confidential Sarasota, FL
Chief Nursing Officer About the Job To be responsible for the development, organization, provision, and evaluation of all nursing functions within the facility with 24/7 responsibility for those functions. He/she utilizes sound patient care standards and recognized nursing standards of practice in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and models of nursing care. Leadership ...
at The Stratford Carmel, IN Director of Nursing establishes and implements standards of resident care throughout the healthcare system on a 24-hour basis. This position oversees all nursing aspects, directing and evaluating all nursing personnel providing person centered care within the skilled nursing and assisted living environment. The DON will deliver person centered care based on the needs...
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 ...
RN OPPORTUNITY Rivergate Terrace in Riverview, MI DIRECTOR OF NURSING - RN Large downriver facility with a four-star CMS rating, specializing in extensive short-term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and Alzheimer’s programming, seeking a BSN or RN for the Director of Nursing position. Prefer minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in SNF setting. Current MI licensure required. We offer compet...
Company Confidential Riverview, MI, 48193
DIRECTOR OF NURSING - RN Large downriver facility with a four-star CMS rating, specializing in extensive short-term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and Alzheimer's programming, seeking a BSN or RN for the Director of Nursing position. Prefer minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in SNF setting. Current MI licensure required. We offer competitive pay and benefits: paid time off, medical/dental/...
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Senior Director of Clinical Practice, responsible for direction and guidance for the Genzyme Nursing Staff. Will provide direct oversight to a team of Senior Nurse Managers responsible for call center based clinical support services. The DON will work collaboratively with other key stakeholders from the areas of operations, sales/marketing, information...

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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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