Director of Nursing - Travel - DON

  1. Fort Wayne,IN
  2. Feb 09, 2018
  3. Healthcare : Nurse Management

15622510 Job Description & Requirements
Director of Nursing - DON
StartDate: ASAP

Under the immediate direction of the director of radiology, plans, supervises, evaluates and provides for the delivery of patient care through optimal utilization of technical and human resources.

Responsible for activities such as:

Performs essential functions of clinical nurse related to direct patient care;
Supervisory responsibility for patient care operations
Ensures compliance with regulatory guidelines

An equal opportunity employer.

Required Qualifications

One year of clinical nursing experience as a registered nurse which included charge nurse responsibilities.


Completion of a nursing program diploma or Associates Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing.

Preferred Qualifications
See Required

About the Facility
This 396-bed tertiary care facility, features Level II verified adult and pediatric trauma centers and an accredited cancer care program. In addition, this facility has achieved advanced certification from The Joint Commission for ventricular assist devices and was the first hospital in northern Indiana to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

Facility Location
Fort Wayne is a midwestern city that's chock full of cultural and entertainment options. The city boasts plenty of annual festivals that residents and visitors flock to by the hundreds. BBQ Ribfest, Greek Fest, and the Three Rivers Festival are just a few of these vibrant events. The John and Ruth Rhinehart Music Center provides Fort Wayne residents with a bevy of performing arts related events every month, while the Fort Wayne MoMA specializes in showing the best of contemporary American visual art. Recently voted "Best Place in the Country for Minor League Sports," Fort Wayne offers the sports enthusiast something to love as well.

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.



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