Director of Nursing – DON – Mental Health/Substance Abuse
Immediate opportunity for a Director of Nursing with Advanced Recovery Systems in Ridgefield, WA!
We put behavioral health front and center; providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions, eating disorders, and mental health concerns. Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work.
Advanced Recovery Systems is proud to offer a variety of benefits including:
Sign on Bonus or Relocation Assistance eligible
Full Benefits including Health/Dental/Vision/Legal and more
Competitive pay and bonus eligible
And so much more!
The Director of Nursing directs all day-to-day operations of the Nursing/Health Services Department and staff to ensure the delivery of quality general and psychiatric nursing care to patients in treatment of psychiatric problems including chemical dependency. We need a leader who can define and maintain high standards of nursing practice and assess the quality of care rendered.
Development of policies and procedures that govern nursing services. Ensuring that nursing policies and procedures are current and reflect the ever-changing standards established by regulatory agencies.
Monitors and is accountable for staff performance, staff recruitment, staff retention and staff development for all nursing/health services department personnel.
Collaborates with other departments and agencies regarding resources and services for improved patient care and staff development.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred
Experience in nursing field with emphasis in psychiatric, substance abuse, or eating disorders. 3 years required
3 years of nursing leadership required.
Registered Nurse in the State of Washington which is active and in good standing or actively in the process of obtaining one. Holds CPR Certification.