Director of Nursing
Location: St. Dominic Hospital
Department: PT. CARE SVCS. ADMINISTRATION - 6010
Employment Type: Full Time 80
Other Shift Details: ICU and Cardiac Experience Required.
Job Code: 8679
Directs, supervises, develops and plans for the administrative and clinical operations within Nursing Service. Reports to the CNO.
Must have BSN degree. Master's degree in Nursing or in a health related field is preferred. Required enrollment in a Nursing Master's degree within 12 months of hire and award of degree within 36 months of hire. Requires at least five years of inpatient hospital based nursing experience and at least two years of formal leadership experience. Proven track record as shown through metrics/results of effective management within a hospital/healthcare environment. Must have a current MS nursing license. Ability to recognize needed nursing care delivery to meet organizational strategic goals as well as state and federal regulations. Management and mathematical computational skills required.
About St. Dominic’s:
St. Dominic’s is a 535-bed acute care hospital specializing in cancer treatment, women’s services, surgery, behavioral health programs and more. We believe that when you join St. Dominic’s as an employee, you join the St. Dominic’s family. Each employee is a valued member of the total care team whose ministry of Christian healing serves the individual needs of our patients. It’s the commitment of our employees that makes St. Dominic’s one of the leading healthcare providers in the southeast.
About Jackson, MS:
St. Dominic’s is located in Jackson, Mississippi which boasts various museums and parks as well as a coliseum that hosts events year round. Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. Ross Barnett Reservoir is available to the public for boating and fishing
Mississippi is known for long, sunny summers and short, temperate winters. A lower than average cost of living makes your dollar go further. The Jackson metropolitan area is roughly halfway between Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia and is approximately a 3 hour drive from New Orleans, Louisiana and Memphis, Tennessee.