Director of Nursing(RN) - Behavioral Health

Expiring today

Rockville, MD
Mar 01, 2019
Mar 21, 2019
Executive, Director
Full Time
Behavioral Health&Wellness

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The Director of Nursing for the Behavioral Health and Wellness service line will oversee, direct and manage the day-to-day operations of the nursing department for the Behavioral Health and Wellness Service line at Shady Grove Medical Center.

Job Responsibilities

•\tProvides guidance and direction that moves the team towards common or shared goals with available resources that support organizational mission and goals.
•\tDevelops and monitors cost controls to utilize time, material, and personnel resources in an effective and efficient manner.
•\tExplores service needs, establishes and implements long and short-term objectives that are consistent with the organization's mission, vision, values, and goals.
•\tCreates a work environment that meets staff and organizational needs.
•\tManagement Responsibilities: carries out the personnel management activities associated with direct staff supervision, including screening and selection, orientation training and development, performance management and employee relation functions.
•\tDevelops and monitors cost controls to utilize time, material, and personnel resources in and effective and efficient manner.
•\tCoordinates the day-to-day operations of the nursing department, 24 hours a day.
•\tParticipates in training and development to enhance own professional skills and growth.
Work Schedule:


  • · BA/BS degree in nursing required

    Master's degree in a related discipline preferred 5 years' nursing management experience in a healthcare setting
  • 5 years' nursing management experience in a healthcare setting

  • Minimum 2 years' director of nursing experience

  • Registered Nurse licensed in State of Maryland

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

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Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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