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. Requires Registered Nurse (RN). Requires Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Typically reports to 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 2022 Salary.com)

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Registered Nurse- Pediatrics
  • Northwell Health
  • Bay Shore, NY
  • Participates in review and revision of Policies and Procedures as directed by Head Nurse, Supervisor or Assistant Director of Nursing. * Serves on committees. * Utilizes and enforces Universal ...
  • 2 days ago

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Staff - Med Surg
  • Texas Tech University
  • Lubbock, TX
  • Employees in this position generally assist the head nurse in the supervision of other clinic personnel and may substitute for this person in the event of his/her absence. May supervise and instruct ...
  • 3 days ago

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical - $34+ per hour
  • University of Miami
  • Kendall, FL
  • Permanent Full Time Head and Neck Clinic Up $10,000 Sign On Bonus The Head and Neck Clinic has an exciting opportunity for Registered Nurse 2 (RN 2). The RN 2 delivers patient-family centered care in ...
  • 5 days ago

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Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $2,770 per week
  • Core Medical Group
  • 17233, PA
  • Core Medical Group is seeking a travel nurse RN Med Surg for a travel nursing job in McConnellsburg ... If history and or sports is not your thing, you can head to historic Hersheypark which combines ...
  • 5 days ago

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Travel Nurse RN - Telemetry - $1,754 per week
  • Aureus Medical Group - Nursing
  • Brandon, FL
  • Enjoy the relaxed pace in this small town or head into Tampa and to the beach for a variety of ... Position: RN Specialty/Modality: RN-Telemetry Licenses/Certifications: CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support ...
  • 5 days ago

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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) / Hem/Onc Nursing Unit / Full-time Nights - Relocation to Omah...
  • Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha
  • Omaha, NE
  • ... , and provides for indirect unit support needs related to supplies and equipment. ESSENTIAL ... height/weight/head circumference measurements, ADL's, preparing for patient arrival/discharge ...
  • 6 days ago

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Registered Nurse Lead - Emergency Room
  • CHRISTUS Health
  • Alice, TX
  • Assists Head Nurse/Nurse Manager in managing the nursing unit and in monitoring all aspects of patient care. CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice was built in 1999 to serve the healthcare needs of people in ...
  • 6 days ago

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Nurse Extern - $15-17 per hour
  • Medical City Healthcare
  • Arlington, TX
  • Additional advantages of an externship allow you to: • Get a head start on your transition to ... Nurse Extern Operating Room
  • 6 days ago

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Nurse, Health Services
  • Boar's Head
  • Jarratt, VA FULL_TIME
  • Hiring Company: Boar's Head Provisions Co., Inc. Overview: The person in this position administers and coordinates the a...
  • 26 Days Ago

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Registered Nurse
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Englewood, CO FULL_TIME
  • Description Hourly Wage Estimate: $28.43 - $41.22 / hour Learn more about the benefits offered for this job. The estimat...
  • 3 Days Ago

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Nurse, Health Services
  • Boar's Head
  • Jarratt, VA FULL_TIME
  • Hiring Company: Boar's Head Provisions Co., Inc. Overview: The person in this position administers and coordinates the a...
  • 26 Days Ago

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Registered Nurse
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Englewood, CO FULL_TIME
  • Description Hourly Wage Estimate: $28.43 - $41.22 / hour Learn more about the benefits offered for this job. The estimat...
  • 3 Days Ago

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Registered Nurse, Dialysis
  • DEER'S HEAD HOSPITAL CENTER
  • Salisbury, MD FULL_TIME
  • GRADE19LOCATION OF POSITIONMDH, Deer's Head Hospital Center, Salisbury, MDPOSITION DUTIESThis position will function in ...
  • Just Posted

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School Nurse LPN
  • Citizens for Citizens Head Start
  • Fall River, MA FULL_TIME
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to:A full range of health, nutrition and child development services to low-...
  • 20 Days Ago

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Registered Nurse (RN)
  • DEER'S HEAD HOSPITAL CENTER
  • Salisbury, MD FULL_TIME
  • Deer's Head Hospital Center, located in Salisbury, MD will be hosting a Virtual Career Fair on Wednesday, November 16, 2...
  • 27 Days Ago

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Nurse (RN/LPN) - Days
  • The Seabrook of Hilton Head
  • Hilton Head Island, SC FULL_TIME
  • Come join us at The Seabrook on Hilton Head Island where exceptional is what we are! If you are an RN or LPN interested ...
  • 2 Months Ago

Income Estimation for Head Nurse jobs
$108,081 to $131,629

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