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Director of Nursing

Washington, DC

Company Description

Mary's Center is a federally qualified health center that served over 31,000 men, women and childern in 2012. We provide comprehensive health, dental, social, and education services to underserved, underinsured, and uninsured individuals in the D.C. metropolitan region. Our mission is to build better futures through the offering of these services. We embrace culturally diverse communites and provide them with the highest quality of care, regardless of ability to pay.

Job Description

The Director of Nursing’s primary role will be to manage and support the clinical care sites with the assistance of the Chief Nursing Officer.  The Director of Nursing will be responsible for supervising the nursing care and ensuring consistencies in the standard of practice across cinical settings.  In addition, the Director of Nurisng will provide Quality Management/Quality Improvement, Risk Management, and Utilization Review as needed.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

Education and/or Experience – Requires BSN degree (MSN and/or MPH preferred) and must be licensed to practice nursing in the District of Columbia and Maryland. A minimum of three (3) years of experience in nursing, clinical, and operational leadership, and solidly demonstrated corporate management skills.  Must have clinical management knowledge, data analysis, and good writing skills. Advanced skills in MS Excel and excellent presentation skills are essential. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.

 

Reasoning Ability – Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out complex, multi-step instructions.

 

Physical Demands – Regularly required to sit; frequently required to reach with hands and arms; required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk or hear; must be able to lift objects up to twenty-five (25) pounds

 

Work Environment – Mostly in a typical clinical office setting with quiet to moderate noise level

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.