Director of Nursing Jobs in Mississippi

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-WCCF

  • VitalCore Health Strategies
  • Woodville, MS
  • 10 hours ago
POSITION SUMMARY The Director of Nursing (DON) is a supervisory nursing position who works in a correctional setting in which nursing services are required on a 24-hour basis....
Summary: Assists the Director of Nursing (ADON) to provide, plan, coordinate or manage nursing care, nursing services and health education to nursing home Residents....

Director of Nursing

  • Manhattan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC
  • Jackson, MS
  • 6 days ago
Manhattan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC, is seeking a Director of Nursing Services DNS Manhattan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC proudly serves our community's long-term care and rehabilitation...

Assistant Director Of Nursing

  • Porters Chapel
  • Vicksburg, MS
  • 7 days ago
The primary purpose of your job position is to assist the Director of Nursing in planning, organizing, developing, and directing the day-to-day functions of the Nursing Department....

ADON - Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Therapy Management Corporation
  • Ridgeland, MS
  • 7 days ago
Overview The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)/Treatment RN works with the Director of Nursing (DON) to manage the nursing department with high professional and personal standards....

Assistant Director of Nursing - ADON

  • Diversicare
  • Brookhaven, MS
  • 8 days ago
Under the direction of the Director of Nursing, completes chart audits and reports results and progress, and makes recommendations for improvement to the Director of Nursing....

Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Brandon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC
  • Brandon, MS
  • 8 days ago
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS: Maintains a current, valid license as a registered nurse in good standing. 2.Two year degree in nursing required BSN preferred. 3.Possesses a minimum one (1) year of experience...

Assistant Director of Nursing Services (ADON)

  • Nexion Health
  • Holly Springs, MS
  • 9 days ago
Summary: Assists the Director of Nursing (ADON) to provide, plan, coordinate or manage nursing care, nursing services and health education to nursing home Residents....

Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Consulate Health Care
  • McComb, MS
  • 11 days ago
Job Overview Assistant Director of Nursing ADON - RN Responsibilities This position serves as a liaison between the Director of Nursing and the nursing staff....

Director of Nursing Services Exempt

  • Diversicare
  • Tylertown, MS
  • 11 days ago
evaluations timely for nursing professionals....

Director of Nursing-EMCF

  • VitalCore Health Strategies
  • Meridian, MS
  • 11 days ago
POSITION SUMMARY The Director of Nursing (DON) is a supervisory nursing position who works in a correctional setting in which nursing services are required on a 24-hour basis....

Supervisor-Administrative House RN - JS Nursing Admin MBMC

  • Baptist Memorial Health Care
  • Jackson, MS
  • 14 days ago
Minimum: License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Registered Nurse (RN) by the State Board of Nursing Required....

Behavioral Health Director of Nursing

  • Signet Health
  • Jackson, MS
  • 14 days ago
The Director of Nursing is an active member of the Division of Nursing leadership/management team and is responsible for one or more defined areas of organized nursing services (clinical and administrative...

Director of Nursing

  • Pine Forest Health and Rehabilitation
  • Jackson, MS
  • 14 days ago
Degree (RN) from an accredited college, university or nursing school Experience Must have, as a minimum, three to five (3-5) years of experience as Director of Nursing Equal Employment Opportunity/...

Assistant Director of Nursing - ADON

  • Diversicare
  • Tupelo, MS
  • 15 days ago
Under the direction of the Director of Nursing, completes chart audits and reports results and progress, and makes recommendations for improvement to the Director of Nursing....

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in Mississippi

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in Mississippi 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 Mississippi
  • 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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