Director of Nursing Jobs

Plan, organize, and oversee all nursing activities. Directors of nursing supervise and evaluate all nursing employees to ensure that high standards of care are met in accordance with internal protocols as well as state, local, and federal regulations. They also review and approve the institution’s nursing policies, create long- and short-term departmental goals, maintain patient records, and prepare budget plans.

Because directors of nursing report regularly to higher-level management and work closely with fellow leadership staff, they must have effective communication and collaboration skills. They also need to be proficient in preparing reports and facilitating meetings.

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PruittHealth - Raleigh, NC
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: Current and unrestricted Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in state of practice ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: (Preferred qualifications) Training experience...
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Avalon Health Care - Federal Way, WA
Nurse (RN) with good communication skills to join our team as an Assistant Director of Nursing!...
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Clinical Resources Llc - Madison, IL
- Registered Nurse - RN - DON - DNS - Director of Nurses - Clinical Services Director - Skilled Nursing - SNF - Long Term Care - LTC LONG TERM CARE - INTERIM Interim Director of Nursing Opportunity...
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Avalon Health Care - Eugene, OR
Qualifications Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) in good standing and currently licensed by the State of Oregon.BSN preferred.Must be knowledgeable of general, rehabilitative and restorative nursing and...
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HCR ManorCare - Neptune Beach, FL
The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall clinical operation of the Hospice agency....
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Crossroads Treatment Centers - Freehold, NJ
Position Summary: We are seeking a strong Director of Nursing to provide centralized support and guidance for our nursing staff at our Opioid Treatment Program located in Neptune, New Jersey....
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Prime Healthcare - Victorville, CA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity...
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All Medical Personnel - Rapid City, SD
with doctors Assist patients Manager finances Oversee paperwork such as medical records and disciplinary actions Qualifications and Job Info 5 years of recent surgical nursing experience 2 years of nursing...
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Dallas Medical Center - Farmers Branch, TX
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred....
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HCR ManorCare - Fernandina Beach, FL
The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall clinical operation of the Hospice agency....
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WellPath - Middleton, MA
Room, Communicable Disease, with Medical and Surgical experience preferred Ability to work under pressure Licenses/Certifications for Director of Nursing: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse within...
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American Senior Communities LLC - Salem, IN
Assistant Director of Nursing For Inquiries please Reach out to Kenya Scott Talent Acquisition Partner at ... Bring your heart to work!...
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Brightstar Care - Pittsburgh, PA
Job Information BrightStar Care ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF NURSING- LPN in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Are you looking for a home care job where you can make a difference in peoples lives?...
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Valdosta, GA
Must have a Georgia Registered Nurse license. A Bachelors degree is preferred....
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UnitedHealth Group - Naples, FL
Job Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, DON, Director of Nursing, Nurse Manager, IV Therapy, Home Health, Ft Myers, Naples, Cape Coral, FL, Florida, Lee County, IVIG, INS, CRNI, Home Infusion, AHCA, ACHC...
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Director of Nursing Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Integrative Nursing
This course is designed for nurses who are drawn to practice in a different way - nurses who value whole-person care and know that the essence of nursing practice is truly caring and healing. You...

Integrative Nursing
You will identify ways to implement the six principles of Integrative Nursing in your work setting, then learn how to practice and apply specific integrative therapies at work, in alignment with...

Skills for Nursing Informatics Leaders
In this first of our five courses, Dr. Karen Monsen introduces the nursing informatics leadership essentials and skills that will guide you through your studies as you apply leadership principles...

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (19.8%)
  • Master's Degree (17.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.3%)
  • High School or GED (12.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.0%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Director of Nursings
  • 2-4 years (34.6%)
  • 4-6 years (34.6%)
  • 1-2 years (23.1%)
  • 6-8 years (3.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.8%)

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