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Director of Nursing

Forrest City, Arkansas
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Our Careerlink partner is one of the premier behavioral health hospitals providing inpatient psychiatric treatment for children and teenagers. Comprehensive care is designed for the individual, not the diagnosis. This organization is daily committed to improving patients lives by using a patient centered collaborative approach to provide high quality care addressing both the mental health and physical wellbeing of our patients.

Join their team today!

The Director of Nurses responsibilities include the following:

Supervising all nursing staff.

Overseeing nursing budgets.

Reporting to higher management in the healthcare facility.

Maintains high standards of care for all patients.

Managing patients data and medical records as confidential records.

Communicating with medical staff, patients, and family members about patient health.

Recruiting, training, and onboarding new nursing staff.

Providing ongoing education classes.

Implementing new procedures and training for nurses regarding performance improvement initiatives or revised policies.

Overseeing the therapeutic milieu.

Planning and implementing nursing performance improvement program in conjunction with medical director.

Qualified candidates for Director of Nursing should have the following:

License: Active RN License and BLS certification

Education: Prefer a master s degree in nursing preferably with a background in mental health.

Experience: Healthcare management experience preferred. At least five years progressive acute care, and 5 years behavioral health experience too. Proficient in Joint Commission standards.

Benefits include the following:

Service excellence and fulfilling work environment

401(k) plan and company match

Health Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

Paid Time Off

Supplemental Insurance Plans Available

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  • Job Reference: 706681051-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Careerlink
  • Location: Forrest City, Arkansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent