Head of Nursing
Also referred to as: Chief Nursing Executive, VP, Nursing, Head of Nursing, Nursing Executive, Top Executive of Nursing, Top Nursing Executive
Requirements and Responsibilities
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. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience.
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Level of Education:  Head of Nursing Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Head of Nursing Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Categories:  Non-Profit and Social Services, Executive and Management, Healthcare -- Nursing
Industries:  Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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