Director of Nursing

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Registered Nurses: Are you ready to put your management skills to use in a unique environment? Do you have the ability to guide, teach and motivate a nursing staff?
Consider our exciting opportunity for a Director of Nursing at Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins, Wyoming. Ideal candidate has a minimum of 3 years supervisory experience, excellent clinical skills, experience with staff personnel issues and scheduling. Previous correctional healthcare experience a plus.
Correctional Healthcare offers a unique setting where nurses are valued and your management skills will make a difference!
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SITE INFORMATION: Wyoming State Penitentiary is a male correctional facility managed by the WYDOC. The facility is designed to house 676 maximum custody offenders and is located in Rawlins, Wyoming. The facility has a total FTE count of 28.50 and provides medical, dental, and mental health services. WSP has an infirmary that is used as a geriatric step down unit.
The Director of Nursing (DON) is the nurse manager for the site and is accountable for the management of nursing practice, nursing education, staff nurse professional development, and nurse administration.
The DON is accountable for promoting the delivery of quality healthcare services, in collaboration with the site Medical Provider, HSA, to ensure that patients' medical needs are addressed at the site within the context of the site-specific contract and the organization's goals and values.
The DON directs the nursing care in collaboration with the site Medical Provider, HSA and the RDON designee for the contract within the context of the correctional healthcare delivery system by fostering collaboration and effective problem-solving among all identified stakeholders.
The DON ensures the integration of evidence-based practice and research application that fosters nursing excellence in the delivery of care to diverse populations.
Graduate of accredited School of Nursing with Wyoming licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN). BSN a plus.
Minimum three (3) years progressive nursing management experience, nursing experience in direct patient care delivery services.
Possess the highest degree of professionalism.
Demonstrated abilities in nursing staff supervision.
Demonstrated ability to interact positively with the client, patients, staff and management team.
Ability to problem-solve. Computer proficiency.
Exceptional communication skills, influence, morale and leadership abilities.
Have a strong desire to have a significant role in the success of an innovative health services program.
Date: 2014-04-21
Country: US
State: WY
City: Rawlins

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