Director of Nursing Jobs in Arizona

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

  • I4 Search Group
  • Tucson, AZ
  • 3 days ago
Registered Nurse (RN) Director of Nursing POSITION TYPE: Registered Nurse (RN) SPECIALTY UNIT: Director of Nursing LOCATION: Tucson, AZ JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent Job Description: As Director of...

Director of Nursing in Kingman

  • Wexford Health Sources Inc
  • Kingman, AZ
  • 1 day ago
POSITION SUMMARY The Director of Nursing (DON) is responsible for and accountability for structuring, comprehensive planning and implementing the Nursing Services Program that guides the delivery of...

Director of Nursing DON

  • Ridgecrest Healthcare
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 2 days ago
Keywords: Director of Nursing, DON, Assistant Director of Nursing, ADON, Nurse Executive, Charge Nurse, Nurse Manager, RN, Registered Nurse, Director of Nursing Service, Healthcare, Home Care, Rehab...

Director, Nursing Surgical Services

  • Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • 1 day ago
Director Nursing Surgical Services Responsibilities Active and current registered nurse license in the state of residence/practice. Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills....

Nursing Director Emergency Department

  • Abrazo Scottsdale Campus
  • Laveen, AZ
  • 1 day ago
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Current Arizona Registered Nurse License....

Director, Nursing Surgical Services

  • Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
  • Youngtown, AZ
  • 1 day ago
Director Nursing Surgical Services Responsibilities Active and current registered nurse license in the state of residence/practice. Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills....

Director, Nursing Surgical Services

  • Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
  • Cashion, AZ
  • 1 day ago
Director Nursing Surgical Services Responsibilities Active and current registered nurse license in the state of residence/practice. Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills....
in the Sunshine state of Arizona for an Assistant Nursing Director of Perioperative Services!...
Assistant Director of Nursing Surgical Services - Registered Nurse (RN) POSITION TYPE: Registered Nurse (RN) Assistant Director of Nursing SPECIALTY UNIT: Surgical Services LOCATION: Tucson, AZ JOB...

Director Of Nursing - Post Acute - Ft

  • Havasu Regional Medical Center
  • Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • 3 days ago
United States Lake Havasu City, AZ Health Care Director of Nursing - Post Acute-FT $12k Sign On Bonus in Lake Havasu City, AZ at Havasu Regional Medical Center Date Posted: 7/11/2022 Apply Not ready...

Director Nursing

  • Steward Health Care
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 7 days ago
St. Luke’s Behavioral Health Center is a 127-bed facility located in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona. The Behavioral Health Center offers a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services for...
Required Experience 5 years in Nursing Required 1 year Supervisor Required Licenses and Certifications Nursing\RN - Registered Nurse - State Licensure And/Or Compact State Licensure State Licensure...

Director of Nursing - Post Acute-FT $12k Sign On Bonus

  • LifePoint Health
  • Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • 10 days ago
Nurses Licensure Job: *Please select a valid job field Organization: *Havasu HRMC JV General Partner Title: Director of Nursing - Post Acute-FT $12k Sign On Bonus Location: Arizona-Lake Havasu City...

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)

  • Sandstone Estates
  • Tucson, AZ
  • 12 days ago
Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited college or university. Registered Nurse with current unencumbered state licensure....

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) (Registered Nurse/RN)

  • Life Care Center of Tucson
  • Tucson, AZ
  • 13 days ago
Must maintain an active Registered Nurse (RN) license in good standing throughout employment....

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in Arizona

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in Arizona 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 Arizona
  • 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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