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Director of Nursing

Description: The Director of Nursing is responsible for supervising the nursing functions and for promoting a safe and therapeutic environment for clients who are detoxifying from substance dependency. The Director of Nursing shall be responsible for the direction, provision, and quality of nursing services provided to clients, including the following:

Type of Opportunity
Location Union, NJ
Field of Study Nursing
Degree Wanted
Special Skills & Requirements Providing administrative oversight of the facility's nursing services, and where appropriate, directly supervising the facility's nursing staff; Assisting the administrator of the facility in developing and maintaining written objectives, policies and procedures related to nursing services, developing an organization plan, and developing a quality assurance program for nursing services, and reviewing all nursing policies and procedures, minimally, on an annual basis; In conjunction with the administrator and the governing authority of the facility, planning and budgeting for nursing services; Ensuring the coordination and integration of nursing services with other client care services to ensure continuity of care for each client; Ensuring that the facility complies with required nursing staffing patterns; Assisting in the development of written job descriptions for the nursing staff and assigning duties of the nursing staff; Participating in staff orientation and staff education activities, when applicable; and Participating in team conferences with the multidisciplinary team. Providing required documentation in the client records. Providing a record of medications administered and a record of medication self-administered by clients. Performing efficiently in emergency patient situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate personnel, and documenting events. Positively promotes Summit Behavioral Health to prospective clients and employees. QUALIFICATIONS - Current Registered Professional Nurse pursuant to N.J.S.A. 45:11-26 et seq. in good standing. At least one-year experience in nursing supervision or nursing administration. Demonstrated computer proficiency
Company Name Summit Behavioral Health
About the Company: Summit Behavioral Health offers intensive outpatient, partial care, medical detox and residential programs for substance abuse treatment that is tailored to everyone’s needs. By blending some of the best clinical practices and evidence-based strategies available, Summit Behavioral Health's programs treat both addiction and its underlying causes. We strive to provide a solid foundation toward recovery utilizing an integrative treatment approach.
How To Apply: For more information, or to apply please Call: 210- 268-0323 • Email: .Visit:
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