Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The DFCI Nursing Director is the leader of the clinical discipline of nursing with administrative, fiscal, and personnel accountability in the DFCI Hospital. The Nursing Director is responsible for creating and maintaining a therapeutic, healing, patient- and family- centered care environment. S/he participates in the development, refinement, communication and actualization of the Department of Nursing (DON) vision, professional practice model, and relationship-based care delivery system. As the clinical leader of the discipline, the Nursing Director is responsible for establishing and maintaining the standards of nursing care and practice. The Nursing Director establishes and maintains true collaborative relationships with nursing staff, all disciplines and departments necessary to foster optimal patient outcomes and a professional practice environment. S/he partners with inter-professional and intra-professional leadership to set mutual goals that advance teamwork, interdisciplinary learning, just culture and the environment of care. The Mission, Vision and Core values of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute are incorporated into all areas of practices.
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
III. Meaningful Recognition
care for a diverse community.
VII. Fiscal Responsiveness
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Responsible for the supervision of RN’s, unit coordinators and patient care assistants. Reports to the DFCI VP of Adult Nursing and Clinical Services.
PATIENT CONTACT: Yes, the age of the patients served range from Adult to Geriatric.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.