Come work with a great team! Diamond Healthcare is the manager of behavioral health services for Medstar Southern Maryland Hospital and has an opening for an Assistant Director of Nursing.
The Assistant Director of Nursing reports to the Chief Nursing Officer at the hospital and the Executive Director of the Inpatient Behavioral Health Services and has accountability for managing resources, (human, material and financial) and to ensure quality, cost-effective delivery of services for the inpatient population. This person is recognized as a professional role model and promotes an environment that supports the goals, mission, vision, philosophy and values of the Division of Nursing and of Medstar Southern Maryland Hospital.
Candidates should have a minimum of 8 years of professional nursing experience, preferably in an Inpatient psychiatric setting and a minimum of 5 years experience in management and leadership with knowledge of data management and analysis, budget, staff development and progressive discipline in order to supervise planning and implementation of care.
Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast paced environment, demonstrate effective problem solving skills, and display proficient oral/written communication skills. Previous adult behavioral health experience is required. Candidates must have active Maryland RN license or be eligible for endorsement. Master’s degree in Nursing, Healthcare, Public Administration or Business is strongly preferred.