Job Summary: Directs area operations, programs, and activities consistent with Mission Hospital's objectives and in alignment with the strategic plan. Elements may be accomplished by other leadership but the Director retains responsibility and accountability. The Director of Nursing promotes research and integrates evidence-based practice into clinical, operational and leadership processes. Clinical, human resource and financial data is integrated to support decision making. Responsible for the nursing practice model.
Required Education: Master's Degree in Nursing or BSN with MBA, MHA or other related healthcare degree.National Nursing Leadership Certification is required within one year of accepting the role or by a signed commitment letter.
Preferred Education: MSN
Required License: RN and BLS
Preferred License: none
Required Experience: Three years of progressive leadership. Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, Internet and Intranet software, e-mail.
Preferred Experience: Five years of progressive leadership experience.