Director of Nursing
HMH is currently restructuring the Nursing Administration Team and looking for a FT Director of Nursing (DON). Motivated, progressive, and experienced individuals needed to assist with leadership and direction in a culture-changing environment.
- Louisiana licensed RN, BSN preferred
- 10 years’ RN nursing experience
- 5 years’ experience in nursing leadership position preferred
The DON is responsible for supervising the Nursing Service Department. Directly manages, supervises, and is held accountable for the Acute Nursing Unit, Emergency Department, Swing Bed Unit,Discharge/Outpatient/Wound Care Clinic and Hospice program of Hood Memorial Hospital to maintain standards of quality patient care. Professionally and courteously assists medical staff, other departmental managers, and administration in matters related to patient care services. Maintains adequate equipment, supplies and staffing for nursing-related services. Assumes fiscal responsibilities and strategically plans for future needs. Responsible for and ensures that all shifts of the hospital have adequate,qualified nursing staff. The DON must be able to effectively carry out tasks and responsibilities in a highly stressful environment. Also, must serve in promoting the mission, vision and values of Hood Memorial Hospital.