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The Director of Nursing will oversee operations and prioritize care initiatives through regulatory compliance, departmental evaluation, professional development, and strategic planning for the nursing department at the Wyoming State Hospital. Other responsibilities include budgeting, achieving organizational goals, establishing consistent performance standards, and improving employee engagement. The city of Evanston is a small Rocky Mountain community that is a 45-minute drive from the world-famous ski slopes of Park City, Utah. The area surrounding Evanston is excellent for recreational activities such as hiking, camping, fishing, biking, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing.
Human Resource Contact: Jesse Titmus - firstname.lastname@example.org - 307-789-3464 ext. 649
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.
- Assure compliance with the rules and regulations created for the governance of long-term care facilities meeting local, state, and federal standards.
- Develop and maintain written policies and procedures regarding the day-to-day functions of the nursing department.
- Create and implement an organizational structure for the nursing department and their offered services.
- Coordinate services inter-departmentally.
- Create procedural plans for specific programs and services provided by the nursing department.
- Ensure the high quality of staff performance through scheduling, performance evaluations, and reviews.
- Oversee orientation and training programs for new and existing employees.
- Assist the staff in professional development through the provision of programs that meet continuing education requirements.
- Oversee and assist in the preparation of the budget for the Nursing Department
- Supervises nursing department personnel and ensures the quality of nursing care provided by setting clear expectations and objectives.
- Provides feedback and support for professional development.
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Evanston, Wyoming
Agency: 048-Behavioral Health Division - Wyoming State Hospital