2776 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL
Department: Orthopedics Center
Shift: 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Medical/Surgical or Orthopedics experience preferred.
The Director manages one or more defined areas of organized patient care services. The Director actively participates in organizational leadership functions and collaborations with other organizational leaders and medical staff in designing and providing patient care and services. Directors allocate available resources to promote safe, efficient, effective and compassionate nursing care, provide input into executive level decisions and keep staff informed of executive level activities. Directors provide direction to patient care staff to promote quality patient care, nursing services and a culture of safety on a continuous basis. The Director is responsible for ensuring consistent nursing standards guide the provision of nursing care. He/she serves on the Nursing Leadership Council to provide clinical perspectives to issues, as well as, serves as a staff, patient and family advocate. Responsible for directing and coordinating patient care, within their defined area of responsibility, through established standards subscribed by the American Nurses Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act.