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Director Medical/Surgical

Company name
LifePoint Hospitals.

Rutherfordton, NC, United States

Employment Type

Executive, Manager, Healthcare, Nursing

Posted on
Jan 08,2019

Valid Through
Apr 23,2019

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Director, Medical/Surgical','7462-3910','','!*!The Director of Nursing provides leadership and support to the Chief Nursing Officer who is responsible for all nursing and other designated patient care functions/services within the hospital organization.

The DON is accountable to support the CNO to ensure high quality, safe and appropriate nursing care, competency of clinical staff, and appropriate resource management related to patient care.

This leader will assume responsibility for assisting in assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating nursing practice on a multi-unit level. Direct, supervise and evaluate work activities of all nursing personnel. Provide clinical leadership, strategic and long term goals for the nursing staff. Determine, assign and assess performance objectives for nursing department. Organize, coordinate, develop and review policies, procedures and nursing protocols to meet all regulatory, compliance and quality care standards. Responsible for the quality of care, operational and financial efficiency of the nursing department.Lead and develop the nursing staff within the facility, providing performance goals, feedback and development opportunities. Develop and oversee function/departmental budget and reporting. Direct and conduct recruitment, hiring and training of personnel. Provide direct care as needed.

Role assumes 24/7 responsibility of Director’s assigned areas.


Active and current Registered Nurse license in the state of North Carolina.

Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills.

Proven leadership ability and hospital operational ability.

Ability to serve as role model and advocate for the professional discipline of nursing.','!*!Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required

Master's Degree in related field preferred.

BLS required

Licenses: Current RN license to practice in NC (NC licensure or multi-state (compact) license).

Minimum 5 years RN experience (3 years acute care required preferably in med/surg).

Minimum 3 years management experience preferred.

Proficient computer knowledge including: Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

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Company info

LifePoint Hospitals.
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Company Profile
LifePoint Hospitals® is a leading hospital company dedicated to providing quality healthcare services close to home. We provide our hospitals the resources and support they need to deliver the highest quality care and services to growing regions, rural communities and vibrant small towns across the nation.