Director of Nursing Jobs in Alaska

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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DIRECTOR OF NURSING - LONG TERM CARE - Wrangell Medical Center

  • SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium
  • Wrangell, AK
  • 5 days ago
The Director of Nursing of Long Term Care is a registered nurse who primarily oversees Long Term Care (LTC) and assists the CNO in directing the activities of licensed and non-licensed personnel who...
Required qualifications for this position include: Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of nursing Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska AK Nursing Home Administrator License...

Director Of Nursing

  • Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium
  • Wrangell, AK
  • 60+ days ago
Job Overview: The Director of Nursing of Long Term Care is a registered nurse who primarily oversees Long Term Care (LTC) and assists the CNO in directing the activities of licensed and non-licensed...

DIRECTOR OF NURSING - LONG TERM CARE - Wrangell Medical Center - 50K Sign on Bonus!

  • SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium
  • Wrangell, AK
  • 60+ days ago
Job Overview: The Director of Nursing of Long Term Care is a registered nurse who primarily oversees Long Term Care (LTC) and assists the CNO in directing the activities of licensed and non-licensed...

Nursing Director - Behavioral Health

  • Bartlett Regional Hospital
  • Juneau, AK
  • 90+ days ago
License(s): Current State of Alaska Registered Nurse Certification(s): BLS for Healthcare Provider and TEAM/BERT Training within 90 days of hire....

Demographic Data for Alaska

Moving to Alaska? Find some basic demographic data about Alaska below.


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Director of Nursing Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in Alaska

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireNursing research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in Alaska offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (19.8%)
  • Master's Degree (18.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.7%)
  • High School or GED (11.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.3%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Director of Nursings in Alaska
  • 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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