Assistant Director of Nursing - Mother/Baby

Posted 18 days 20 hours ago by NYC Health + Hospitals

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Executive Positions
New York, Walton, United States, 13856
Job Description

Empower Every New Yorker - Without Exception - to Live the Healthiest Life Possible

Come join the largest public hospital system in the nation! Every day, we work together to make an extraordinary difference in the health and well-being of each individual we serve - without exception. Join our team and help us create a positive human experience.

Queens Hospital Center is making good on its promise to the people of southeastern and central Queens to maximize both patient convenience and positive clinical outcomes. Residents of Queens can count on the delivery of quality medical care right in their own borough. In 2002 the hospital opened a state-of-the-art, 261-bed facility that includes the Queens Cancer Center, the first comprehensive cancer treatment center in the borough.


Under general supervision of the Associate Director of Nursing, assists with the planning,

organizing, directing, coordinating and evaluating of nursing service and education programs

of the hospital, diagnostic and treatment center, or a major unit within the Department of

Nursing. Performs related work.

Examples of Typical Tasks:

  • Assists in developing policies, objectives and standards of nursing service and education.
  • Assists in the preparation of personnel, supply and equipment budgets.
  • Assists in the development of administrative procedures and programs of patient care.
  • May have responsibility for planning, organizing, directing, coordinating and evaluating the nursing service in a major clinical division, or a home health agency in a hospital, participating in selection, placement and follow-up of patients transferred to homes.
  • Assists with the planning, organization and conduct of a nursing education program.
  • May assume responsibility for planning, directing, coordinating and evaluating nursing service on the evening and night tours.
  • Directs activities of Supervisor of Nurses.
  • Prepares and makes periodic and daily reports on administrative matters relating to
  • staff and patient management.
  • Participates in the direction and implementation of a quality assurance program for nursing.
  • 10. Attends and chairs regular staff meetings with nursing personnel.
  • 11. Assesses nursing services by making rounds, conducting chart review and evaluating
  • patient care.

 Minimum Qualifications:

1. Licensed and currently registered to practice as a professional nurse in New York

State, plus (2) or (3), below.

2. Master's Degree in Nursing Administration, Education, Clinical Specialty or

equivalent field and five years of satisfactory nursing experience, of which three

years shall have been in a supervisory or teaching capacity; or a Baccalaureate

Degree in Nursing and six years of satisfactory nursing experience, four years of

which shall have been in a supervisory or teaching capacity.

3. A satisfactory equivalent of education and experience. However, all candidates must

be licensed and currently registered to practice as a Professional Nurse in New York


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