Director of Nursing 8/24/2016
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY SANTHE COMPANY
These hospitals are a member hospital of one of the premier specialty hospital companies in the United States. Located in greater San Francisco, these hospitals offer a full spectrum of specialized services and programs to patients who require extended acute hospitalization and/or extended inpatient rehabilitation. The hospital's goals are to help patients reclaim control of their lives, reach their highest level of functioning and return home to their families. As smaller, specialized hospitals, they offer an opportunity to work in a fast-paced and friendly work environment where you have an opportunity to know your patients and their families.
Responsible for the overall operations for the assigned nursing unit and ensures the delivery of efficient, high quality patient care and services 24 hours a day, seven days a week of the Long Term Acute Care department. The Director of Nursing (DON) works with employees and other managers to develop systems and procedures necessary for daily operations, and provides training, information and support to solve problems and accomplish assigned objectives. Supervises the following positions: Nursing staff - RN, LPN, CNA, Charge Nurses, House Supervisors, Unit Secretaries, and Telemetry/Monitor Tech.
THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE
The successful candidate will possess:
* Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing required. Master's Degree strongly preferred.
* One to two years nursing management experience strongly preferred.
* Five to ten years of nursing experience in an acute care hospital required.
* Critical care experience preferred.
* Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in CA.
This organization offers a highly competitive compensation package, relocation assistance, and opportunity for professional growth within one of the largest and fastest growing specialty hospital companies in the Country.