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Director Of Nursing in Gilman, IL at SUNSPIRE HEALTH

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Gilman, IL
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Director of Nursing

Job Description:
  • The DON is responsible for the leadership and management for the nursing department. This individual will oversee the delivery of quality care and services to all clients and develop and maintain positive employee communication relationships. Additionally, this person is required to retain, supervise and train team members. Training will be in accordance with facility policies/procedures, current federal and sate local standards, guidelines and regulations.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for supervising and reviewing all nursing staff
  • Expected to maintain high standards of care
  • Managing client date and records
  • Interaction with doctors, patients and family members
  • Overseeing department budget
  • Training current staff and new team members
  • Provide direction and support to Nursing Staff

Job Requirements

Director Of Nursing

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Nursing (BSN)
  • Minimum five (5) years experience in behavioral health setting
  • Must maintain RN and AARNP certifications
  • Valid driver's license and proof of insurance
  • Maintain CPR and First Aid certifications
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Principles and processes for providing patient services
    • Patient needs assessment
    • Meeting quality standards for services
    • Evaluation of patient satisfaction
  • Knowledge of CARF standards
  • Identify complex problems, review information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify strengths, weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities with urgency


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