The Nursing Director for Medical Surgical department is the first line manager designated for this specific nursing area, its patient population, and assigned staff.
The Nursing Director has 24 hour responsibility for unit’s activity. Plans, coordinates, directs the fiscal, personnel and patient care activities to assure the standards of care and standards of practice are met as appropriate for the patient care needs and the age of the patient in as cost effective manner as possible.
Responsible for integration of the nursing area (s) into the overall functioning of the organization.
Reports to : Chief Nursing Officer
Associate's Degree in Nursing is required
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing is preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) is required
Current North Carolina Registered Nurse license or Compact State is required.