Nurse Director of Medical-Surgical Med Surg
Southern, IL area

Currently seeking a talented and dedicated Nurse Director of Medical-Surgical Med Surg for a great opportunity in the Southern IL area. The ideal candidate will possess 3+ years of current experience working in an acute care hospital and have 2+ years of experience working in a Medical-Surgical Department in a leadership role.

Responsibilities of the Nurse Director of Medical-Surgical Med Surg

  • Manages and directs the daily operations of the patient care nursing unit to ensure the accomplishment of established departmental goals
  • Plans, delegates, and coordinates patient care to ensure that high-quality patient care is rendered
  • Demonstrates creativity, intelligence, and discretion in the planning, organizing, and coordination of departmental functions
  • Assess a situation, considers alternatives, and chooses the appropriate course of action with few errors
  • Conducts departmental meetings as required
  • Effectively manages personnel conflicts to ensure little interference with work performance
  • Routinely uses policy and manuals and other reference materials to ensure proper course of action
  • Provides accurate and timely information using discretion and protecting the confidentiality of information
  • Has a cost-conscious attitude to time usage, materials, and supplies
  • Prepares and provides for departmental needs with budget guidelines
  • Monitors and evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of new employees within the probationary period
  • Enforces hospital policies and procedures
  • Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families, and all members of the Med/Surg team Education

Requirements of the Nurse Director of Medical Surgical Med Surg

  • 3 years' experience in Medical-Surgical nurse management leadership required
  • 5 years' experience in Medical-Surgical nursing required
  • BSN required
  • MSN preferred
  • Current IL RN license required
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
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