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Job Title: Head Nurse

Company: Westchester Medical Center

City/State: Valhalla, NY

Category: Nursing/Nursing Management

Department: 6 North

Position: Full Time

Hours: 7 am-3:30 pm

Shift: Day, Weekend

Req #: 15530

Job Details:

Internal Posting:

3/17/20to 4/6/20N3 –Head NurseSummary- Under supervision of a higher-level professional nurse, incumbents of thisposition are responsible for the planning of nursing care, staff development,staffing patterns, implementation and maintenance of standards of practice,departmental philosophy and overall hospital objectives, on a 24-hour basis.Coordinates services provided by other departments to the nursing unit. Mayprovide consultation to other nursing and health care professionals in the areaof specialization. Work is subject to shift assignment over a 24-hour, 7-dayper week period. Supervision is exercised over a number of professional,para-professional, clerical and clinical support staff. Licensure:Possession of a valid license and currentregistration, issued by the New York State Department of Education, as aregistered professional nurse.Training and


(a) Two years of nursingexperience, one of which must have been at a leadership level; or (b) aBachelor’s Degree* or Master’s Degree* in Nursing, and one year of nursingexperience at a leadership level