Tower Health
Director of Nursing
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Conshohocken Map
Posted: 02/06/2020
Closing: 03/05/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 2 year(s)
Tower Health
Job description

Assumes authority, responsibility and accountability for the delivery of nursing services and Urgent Care. 



Responsibilities

- Ensures delivery of compassionate quality care and nursing supervision as evidenced by adequate services and staff coverage on unit

- Participates in the recruitment and selection of nursing personnel, adequate staff coverage and budgetary standards

- Oversees orientation of new staff, competency testing and related staff records

- Evaluates work performance of all nursing personnel and implements discipline according to operational policies

- Collaborates with all departments to improve the quality of patient services and to resolve identified problems

- Develops, maintains, and implements nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility philosophy and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations

- Oversees communication and implementation of policies and procedures to nursing staff, and monitors staff practices

- Supervises development and delivery of in-service education to equip nursing staff with the knowledge and skills to provide compassionate, quality patient care

- Promotes Teamwork, mutual respect and effective communication

- Proactively develops procedures and incentives to promote workplace safety and safe work practices 

- Promotes customer service and hospitality and responds to complaints or concerns from patients or families about nursing services

- Participates in weekly management team meetings  



Qualifications

- Current State License as RN

- MS in Nursing

- 2+ years experience in an ER or Urgent Care setting

- 3+ years experience in Nursing Administration or similar role 

Director of Nursing