Head of Nursing Job Description
The following is a full job description for Head of Nursing. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Head of Nursing along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Head of Nursing is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Head Nurse - Nursing Home, Head Nurse, Nursing Director, Nursing Director Assistant - Nursing Home, Nursing Director - Nursing Home, Nursing Supervisor, Nursing Assistant, Head Nurse - Obstetrics, Head Nurse- Industrial
Requirements and Responsibilities For Head of Nursing
Plans and directs all nursing personnel. Develops and implements nursing policies, objectives, and initiatives. Reviews nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards. Ensures that all patients receive the highest quality care. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty and at least 15 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist. Typically reports to top management.
Also Referred to as: VP, Nursing, Chief Nursing Executive, Head of Nursing, Nursing Executive, Top Executive of Nursing, Top Nursing Executive
Similar Jobs:  Head Nurse - Nursing Home, Head Nurse, Nursing Director, Nursing Director Assistant - Nursing Home, Nursing Director - Nursing Home, Nursing Supervisor, Nursing Assistant, Head Nurse - Obstetrics, Head Nurse- Industrial
Categories:  Non-Profit and Social Services, Executive and Management, Healthcare -- Nursing
Industries:  Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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