Director of Nursing (DON)
Clinton, NY 13323
Director of Nursing
Manage policies and practices of LutheranCare. This position is the leader of the nursing department and is responsible for creating and implementing nursing standards and ensures that quality nursing care is delivered with our resident centered culture.
A focus on the continued development of long term care practices and the professional development of staff.
The Director of Nursing will identify progressive approaches to deliver resident care and enhance resident satisfaction.
The Director of Nursing will have a resident first philosophy and develop team orientated culture with staff.
The Director of Nursing will be committed to growing an accountable, empowering leadership environment that is supportive of staff and advances their professional development.
Graduate if an accredited school of nursing. Current Registered Nurse Licensure on file with the New York State Department of Education, Bachelor s Degree preferred and formal education as a Registered Nurse is required.
Minimum of 10 years experience at the nursing management level position in the health care field. 5 years experience in supervisory/management role.
Knowledge of nursing practices and principles.
Must be knowledgeable of new trends in clinical practices.
Proficient in MS Office.
Effectively communicate with staff, family members, medical staff and health care agencies.
Must possess the ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and efficiently and effectively under deadline pressures