Director of Nursing Jobs in New Mexico

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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Nursing Director, Labor and Delivery

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 2 days ago
Responsibilities The Director of Nursing is a professional registered nurse with twenty-four hour responsibility for assigned departments within established standards to achieve the mission and vision...

Director of Nursing (DON)(RN) - Sombrillo Nursing & Rehabilitation

  • Los Alamos Retirement Community
  • Los Alamos, NM
  • 2 days ago
Los Alamos Retirement Community is proud to announce an excellent opportunity for a dedicated and qualified Registered Nurse to serve as Director of Nursing (DON) of Sombrillo Nursing & Rehabilitation...

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)

  • Lovington Healthcare
  • Lovington, NM
  • 3 days ago
The position conducts the nursing process assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation under the scope of the States Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure....

Director, Nursing Women's Services

  • The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
  • Santa Teresa, NM
  • 3 days ago
Responsibilities Active and current registered nurse license in the state of residence/practice. Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills....

Director, Nursing Women's Services

  • The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
  • Sunland Park, NM
  • 3 days ago
Responsibilities Active and current registered nurse license in the state of residence/practice. Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills....

Director of Nursing - DON - RN

  • Casa Real
  • Santa Fe, NM
  • 5 days ago
SHAREDN01 Qualifications: *Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current Registered Nurse-RN license by the State Board of Nursing; BSN preferred....

Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit

  • Farmington, NM
  • 5 days ago
Reporting directly to the CNO, the Nursing Director of ICU will oversee the delivery of nursing care to all patients and improve the unit's overall efficiency....

Director of Nursing - DON - RN

  • Genesis Healthcare
  • Santa Fe, NM
  • 7 days ago
SHAREDN01 Qualifications: *Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current Registered Nurse-RN license by the State Board of Nursing; BSN preferred....

Restorative Aide

  • Fundamental Administrative Services, LLC
  • Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM
  • 9 days ago
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS: Must be a certified CNA in good standing with the state (as required) 1+ years of experience in skilled nursing or long term care nursing preferred but not required 1+...

Nursing Director Case Management

  • Farmington, NM
  • 9 days ago
Directly reporting to this position will be a highly-skilled team of 5 Registered Nurse Case Managers....

Nursing Director Medical Surgical

  • Farmington, NM
  • 9 days ago
Directly reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), the Nursing Director of Med-Surg will oversee the operational success and management of the assigned department....

Nursing Director ICU

  • Clinical Management Consultants
  • Farmington, NM
  • 9 days ago
Reporting directly to the CNO, the Nursing Director of ICU will oversee the delivery of nursing care to all patients and improve the units overall efficiency....
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Director of Nursing / Nurse Manager

  • Wexford Health Sources Inc
  • Los Lunas, NM
  • 11 days 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...

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) / RN

  • Desert Springs Healthcare
  • Hobbs, NM
  • 20 days ago
In absence of the Director of Nursing, assumes the responsibility for clinical operations....

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in New Mexico

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in New Mexico 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 New Mexico
  • 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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