Director of Nursing Jobs in Pennsylvania

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 (LPN)

  • Celebration Villa of Nittany Valley
  • State College, PA
  • 2 days ago
Director of Nursing (LPN) The primary function of the Director of Nursing (DON) is to plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of the Nursing Department in accordance with local, state...

Nursing Director, ICU/Emergency Services

  • Prime Healthcare
  • Bristol, PA
  • 1 day ago
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required for all new hires after 1/11/2021.9. Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) within 6 months of hire and maintain current....

Graduate Nurse - Hampden Nursing Admin & Support Admin

  • Penn State Health
  • Enola, PA
  • 1 day ago
Graduate nurse with a Pennsylvania Temporary Practice Permit or Registered Nurse with license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania....

Director of Nursing - SNF DON

  • HCR ManorCare
  • Chambersburg, PA
  • 1 day ago
ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehab - Chambersburg Has a Director of Nursing Opportunity!...

LPN Assistant Nursing Director

  • Celebration Villa of Mid Valley
  • Blakely, PA
  • 1 day ago
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF NURSING (LPN): The main function of the LPN Assistant Director is to plan, direct and evaluate total nursing care and functions at the facility....

Registered Nurse Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)

  • Westgate Hills Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • 1 day ago
Ensure that a sufficient number of licensed practical and/or registered nurses are available for each shift to ensure that quality care is maintained....

Director of Nursing - SNF DON

  • ProMedica Senior Care
  • Pricedale, PA
  • 1 day ago
ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehab - Pittsburgh Has a Director of Nursing Opportunity! This Position Has a $10,000 Sign-On Bonus Available!...

ADON (Assistant Director of Nursing)

  • Healthcare Inc.
  • Pine Grove, PA
  • 14 hours ago
If you have what is takes to lead our team as Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON). Apply today! WE VALUE YOU!...

Director of Nursing RN $10K Sign on Bonus (Nursing Home)

  • Priority Healthcare Group
  • Millersburg, PA
  • 2 days ago
Northern Dauphin Nursing and Rehab is seeking an Director of Nursing RN for our 194-bed skilled nursing facility in Millersburg, PA!...

Director of Nursing - SNF DON

  • ProMedica Senior Care
  • Bakerstown, PA
  • 19 hours ago
ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehab - Monroeville Has a Director of Nursing Opportunity! This Position Has a $20,000 Sign-On Bonus Available!...

Director of Nursing - Skilled Nursing Facility

  • Guardian Elder Care
  • Erie, PA
  • 23 hours ago
Guardian Healthcare is searching for a Director of Nursing at Western Reserve Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Erie, PA Benefits for our Directors of Nursing (DONs) Quarterly-paid performance...

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)

  • Willow Brook
  • Kutztown, PA
  • 3 hours ago
The primary purpose of your position is to assist the Director of Nursing Services in planning organizing, developing, and directing the day-to-day function of the Nursing Service Department in accordance...

Secretary Adon/Rnac Village In , Pennsylvania

  • Homestead Village Incorporated
  • Lancaster, PA
  • 2 days ago
Full Time Adon/Rnac Homestead Village Other Lancaster Pennsylvania 17622 click here to apply Full Time Adon/Rnac Job Description Skills Current PA Registered Nurse license; Bachelors degree in nursing...

Director of Nursing - Skilled Nursing Facility

  • Guardian Healthcare
  • Shippenville, PA
  • 1 day ago
Guardian Healthcare is searching for a Director of Nursing at Shippenville Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Shippenville, PA Benefits for our Directors of Nursing (DONs) Quarterly-paid performance...

Director, Nursing Susquehanna

  • UPMC
  • Williamsport, PA
  • 1 day ago
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances: Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required Registered Nurse (RN) Act 34 UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran...

Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in Pennsylvania

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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