Head Nurse jobs in the United States

Head Nurse plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a unit. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. Being a Head Nurse ensures that nurses are current in competencies, assessments, licensure, certifications, and other annual training. May provide direct patient care and is responsible for assessing, planning, and evaluating patients. Additionally, Head Nurse requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to a top management. The Head Nurse manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Head Nurse typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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PreOp PACU Float Pool Nurse PRN
  • HCA Healthcare
  • Austin, TX
  • Do you want to work as a(an) PreOp PACU Float Pool Nurse PRN where your passion for creating ... Perform and document head to toe evaluation of your patients utilizing an approved scoring system ...
  • 11 hours ago

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Registered Nurse - RN - School Nurse
  • CareerStaff Unlimited
  • Redmond, WA
  • Registered Nurse - RN - School Nurse CareerStaff Unlimited is looking for caring and passionate ... head lice ABOUT CAREERSTAFF UNLIMITED: CareerStaff Unlimited, LLC ("CareerStaff") is a leader in ...
  • 4 days ago

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RN - Emergency Department (Days)
  • Aspen Valley Hospital
  • Carbondale, CO
  • ... head injury assessment and management, pain management, stroke assessment and management, chest ... Current Colorado RN License (or compact) * Minimum of 1 full year of RN experience in a high-volume ...
  • 4 days ago

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Travel Nurse RN - Neuro ICU - $4,760 per week
  • Vivian Health
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Hospital Currently offering positions for Registered Nurses with experience caring for patients that require complex monitoring and nursing interventions due to brain, head or spinal cord injuries ...
  • 4 days ago

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Nursing Unit, Assistant Director of Nursing (Full Time)
  • Hammonds Lane Center - Genesis HealthCare
  • Brooklyn, MD
  • Successful nurse leadership experience (i.e. head nurse, supervisor, etc.) for a minimum of one year. Current licensure by the State Board of Examiners of Nurses in the Center's state. Must maintain ...
  • 5 days ago

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RN
  • Juniper Canyon Living LLC
  • Redmond, OR
  • The RN assumes responsibility for oversight of health related services, provides ongoing ... Must be able to reach above his/her head and perform repetitive movements on feet over long ...
  • 6 days ago

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Registered Nurse - Neuro ICU - 13 Week Contract ($3350/wk)
  • Jackson Nurse Professionals
  • Honolulu, HI
  • Currently offering positions for Registered Nurses with experience caring for patients that require complex monitoring and nursing interventions due to brain, head or spinal cord injuries, brain ...
  • 6 days ago

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Team Director, RN
  • Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care
  • Glendale, CA
  • Director of Nursing, DON, RN Supervisor, Administrator, Executive Director, Registered Nurse, RN Manager, Unit Manager, RN Leader, RN Department Head The role contributes to Seasons mission of ...
  • 6 days ago

Income Estimation for Head Nurse jobs
$103,767 to $126,394

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