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Nurse Director of Med/Surg: Inpatient Surgical

Dover, NH 03821

Job ID: AN510 Job Type: Nurse Leadership Opportunities

Seeking a Full-Time Nurse Director of Med/Surg: Inpatient Surgical!

Shift: Full-Time / No Weekends 

About the Facility: 

This is a 210-bed acute care hospital and is part of one of the nation's largest healthcare services. They serve the seacoast region's residents in New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts and is also one of the area's largest employers. They are a Level II Trauma center. 

Inpatient Surgical Unit:

  • The unit has ~30 beds 
  • The average daily census is ~20
  • Patient Population: Total Joint Replacements, same day joint surgery and bariatric surgery 
  • Equipment: Da Vinci and MAKO

Essential Functions: 

  • Manages the fiscal and clinical operations of assigned areas of responsibility and recommends sufficient number of qualified competent persons to provide care. 
  • Participates in outside source selection for needed services. 
  • Develops department budget in collaboration with CNO. 
  • Integrates department services with the hospitals primary function maintaining communication with medical and nursing staffs, Administration, patients, and their families/significant others. Coordinates and integrates services within departments. 
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support provision of services. Supervises nursing staff and assures staff competency. 
  • Conducts ongoing assessment and improvement of the department's performance. Promotes the Quality Management program of the facility maintaining appropriate quality control programs (where applicable). Oversees and drives performance in quality metrics, patient safety and clinical excellence initiatives. 
  • Participates in strategic planning: develops, markets, implements, and evaluates new services and programs recommending space and resources needed. 


  • 5 years of current nursing experience; 2 years of management experience 
  • Previous experience as Nursing Director preferred 
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and BSN 
  • BLS required; ACLS preferred 




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Abbi Leighton
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