Avera DIRECTOR - NURSING in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Summary:

Primarily responsible for the day-to-day clinical operations of the Patient Care Unit with regard to patient care management, resource management, fiscal management, knowledge and adherence to JCAHO, federal and state regulations. Participates in direct care as needed, with the remaining time involving managerial tasks. Collaborates with other team leaders in sharing of staff and resources, as well as assists in the cross training of the staff.

Qualifications/Specifications:

Education: Graduate of a nursing program.

Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse with current South Dakota state licensure or licensure from a state within the Nursing Compact. Current BLS certification required. ACLS certification required within 6 months of employment.

Experience: Minimum of 3 years continuous clinical experience in a critical/acute care setting, which includes 2 years of recent management experience preferred.