Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit DOU

A brand-new opportunity for a Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit DOU has just become available with a mid-sized short-term acute care hospital in Texas.

Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer, the Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit will be well supported by a DOU Nurse Manager, Charge Nurses, and experienced Step-Down Unit RNs on a busy Definitive Observation Unit.  The Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit will be responsible for patient safety and staff development initiatives.

The Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit will be responsible for strategic planning, budget management, program development, policies and procedures implementation,

performance improvement and compliance. The Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit will collaborate with other Nursing Directors, Ancillary Directors, Nursing Administration and Physicians in a variety of committees within the hospital.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to step into a rewarding and meaningful role as Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit at a beloved community medical center. This non-profit hospital offers high quality patient care over a wide range of services, including Oncology, Cardiology, Pediatrics, Neurology, and Emergency Services.

Perfect for raising a family or enjoying the sunshine, the beautiful downtown area surrounding the hospital offers clean air, affordable housing and a strong school system. With friendly neighborhoods and close proximity to the city, there is no excuse not to enjoy the many perks Texas living has to offer. 

This stable, respected medical center is prepared to offer the qualified Nurse Director Definitive Observation Unit DO a competitive salary and full suite of benefits including relocation assistance, retirement plan matching, and generous PTO.