Director of Nursing - Post Acute in Etowah, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

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    Etowah, TN
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Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Director or Nursing – Nursing Home – Etowah Campus position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

• Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the clinical, administrative, legal, and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization.

• Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including patient care delivery, information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives.

• Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives.

• Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.

• Creates and fosters an environment that encourages professional growth.

• Integrates evidence-based practices into operations and clinical protocols.

Job Requirements


•         Associate degree in Nursing is required.

•         Bachelor’s degree in Nursing is preferred.

•         Current RN License in the State of TN or another compact state is required.

•         BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required at the time of hire

•         Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervisor.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran