We are currently seeking a Director of Nursing (DON), Surgical Services for our client in the Westchester County, NY area. The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree of Nursing, current RN license and 3-5 years of demonstrated clinical experience in surgical services.
Responsibilities of the Director of Nursing, Surgical Services
Holds accountability for the oversight of the Surgical Services Division, which includes the OR, Ambulatory Surgery, PACU, Endoscopy and Central Sterile Processing.
Responsible and accountable for the delivery of safe, effective, patient centered care through the Surgical Services continuum.
As a member of the Nurse Executive Team the Director of Nursing is responsible for the planning, organizing, directing and supervising of designated nursing departments within the Surgical Services Division.
Assures the delivery of quality department/clinical services in accordance with established hospital and regulatory/accreditation agency standards.
Assures a professional nursing practice environment in which registered nurses are autonomous, govern their own practice, and are empowered to provide effective, efficient, safe, and compassionate quality care
Requirements of the Director of Nursing, Surgical Services
Current New York State License.
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing required.
Master’s Degree in Nursing or appropriate related field.
Minimum of 3 years relevant acute care experience preferred.
5 to 7 years of progressive leadership experience in Nursing is required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Experience working in a Magnet Hospital preferred.
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