Posted on October 21, 2021

Director of Nursing – Geriatric Behavior Unit – Full Time

Responsible for planning, directing, controlling and evaluating the activities, functions, and personnel of the Behavioral Health Unit to ensure delivery of high quality patient care.  Assesses and prioritizes patient care needs.  Performs and delegates nursing interventions.  Assigns available staff to best meet the needs of the patients.  Communicates effectively with providers to inform them of changing patient needs, receives and implements new orders.  I Must be currently licensed by the state of Mississippi to practice as a registered nurse.  Masters degree in psychiatric or mental health nursing (or equivalent) required.  Must hold current certifications in CPR and ACLS.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.  Experience preferred.

Additional Information
Position Type: Full Time

Contact Information
Careers at Covington County Hospital
Fax: 601-698-0191