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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Our Award winning home health agency in the Philadelphia suburbs desires a Director of Nursing. Our Medicare/Medicaid Certified, Joint Commission Accredited agency’s preferred candidate must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Pennsylvania, Masters Degree preferred, Bachelors Degree required. A minimum five years healthcare experience is required with three years of very recent emplo...
DIRECTOR OF LONG-TERM CARE SERVICES NURSING HOME ADMINSTRATOR Interested applicants are encouraged to request a complete job description and/or submit a cover letter and resume by December 15, 2014 to: UCP of Maine, Attn: Marianne Berube, Director of Human Resources, 700 Mount Hope Avenue, Suite 320, Bangor, ME 04401 or by email to ***** UCP of Maine is seeking qualified c...
Location: 340 - MCHS - Webster, Webster, Texas 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 and staff recognize it i...
Location: 4677 - Heartland Hospice - Serving South Jersey 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 operation of the home care/ho...
Location: 4671 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Greater Philadelphia, 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 operati...
Location: 504 - MCHS-Cherry Hill SNF*, Cherry Hill, New Jersey Title: Director of Nursing Description: MCHS of Cherry Hill, NJ 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 ...
Location: 552 - MCHS - Gig Harbor, Gig Harbor, Washington Title: Assistant Director of Nursing-RN required 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: 4618 - Heartland Hospice- Davenport Office - Serving Quad Cities, Iowa 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 operat...
Location: 3281 - MCHS-Willowbrook, Houston, Texas 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 and staff recognize i...
Location: 4674 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Greater Lehigh Valley, 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 operat...
Location: 3171 - Heartland of Brooksville, Brooksville, Florida 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 and sta...
Location: 4146 - Heartland - Beavercreek, Dayton, Ohio Title: Director of Nursing Description: Heartland of Beavercreek (Dayton, 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 regulat...
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)is one of the Nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly gro...
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 ...
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly gr...
Description Responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating nursing services. Works to develop systems to monitor and maximize labor utilization. Performs diverse financial and administrative duties necessary to support the operations of the Nursing Department and the organization. Is a resource to Nursing Leadership. Assists in the planning, implementing and evaluation of Nursing...
Tomah Nursing & Rehab is accepting applications for: Assistant Director of Nursing - Full Time RN Wound Nurse - Full Time Mon.-Fri. Due to increase in census we have these exciting opportunities available. Please come grow with us! Apply in person: Deana Westby, New Administrator David Middleton, New Director of Nursing 1505 Butts Avenue., Tomah, WI 54660 • 608-372-3241 EOE: M/W/VETS/DISABLED...
Refugio County Memorial Hospital is taking applications for DIRECTOR OF NURSING SERVICES Position is full time with paid health insurance, vacation, sick and holidays. Mon-Fri. Applicant will supervise personel at Critical Access Hospital and should have prior management and supervisory experience. Applications may be picked up at Refugio County Memorial Hospital. Resume maybe faxed to 361-526-...
Associate Director of Nursing Services implements standards of resident care on a 24-hour basis in the assisted living and Alzheimers sectors of the campus. This position oversees the nursing aspects, directing and evaluating of all Assisted Living and Alzheimers personnel providing direct resident care within the campus. Operates the healthcare components in accordance with the established polici...
Associate Director of Nursing Services implements standards of resident care on a 24-hour basis in the assisted living and Alzheimers sectors of the campus. This position oversees the nursing aspects, directing and evaluating of all Assisted Living and Alzheimers personnel providing direct resident care within the campus. Operates the healthcare components in accordance with the established polici...

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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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