Director of Nursing

  • HCA
  • Bountiful, UT 84010, USA
  • Jan 18, 2018

Job Description

Job Code: 00068-38398


Days (rotating weekends)

Director of Nursing - Behavioral Health
Lakeview Hospital (Adult and Geriatric Behavioral Health)

Lakeview Hospital is located in the residential community of Bountiful, Utah. We have a strong family feel and provide excellent patient care to our community. We have been identified as a Top 100 Hospital by Truven Health Analytics for the second year in a row and won the Everest distinction in 2013. We have a nationally ranked Orthopedic Joint Replacement program and have 600+ caregivers that are Committed to Caring . The facility is close to downtown Salt Lake City and has easy access to freeway, housing, shopping and schools. Lakeview Hospital's mission is to provide the quality of healthcare we want our closet loved ones to receive. Come to work at Lakeview where you will be valued and invested in.

Director of Nursing

Unit(s): Adult and Geriatric Behavioral Health

* Responsible for planning, organizing, staffing, and directing functions
to ensure the effective operation of the Behavioral Medicine

*Department includes a 13 bed adult psychiatric unit, a 8
bed geriatric psychiatric unit, and an intensive outpatient substance
abuse program.

*Director will function in cooperation with the leadership team in developing plans, policies, and procedures to efficiently and effectively meet the objectives of providing quality care.

*Assumes the role as leader in planning, directing, and managing the department and staff to assure quality service.

*With the assistance of the nurse manager, responsible for direct and indirect nursing care.

*The Department Director is responsible for meeting JCAHO standards,
complying with all state and federal regulations, complying with
corporate policy and procedures, managing supplies and equipment on
the unit, promoting teamwork with physicians and all heath care
providers, promoting internal and external customer satisfaction, and
for appropriate resource management.

*Current RN license in Utah, Current BLS certification

*Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN or MSN preferred.

*Minimum of 3-5 years of inpatient psychiatric experience required and

2 years of management experience preferred.

Last Edited: 01/16/2018