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    About the Position: This position is located at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, Director of Nursing Services, Assistant Service Chief of Nurse of the Day & Discharge Nurse Planner Departments.

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    Responsibilities

    • Maintains delegated oversight and management of assigned MTF nursing workforce, in the absence of the Deputy Commander for Nursing (DCN) and/or Deputy.
    • Directs, manages, and provides nursing leadership.
    • Responsible for administrative, personnel, and clinical nursing decisions.
    • Coordinates and evaluates departmental nursing operations during evenings, nights, holidays, and weekend shifts.
    • Promotes and ensures the provision of nursing care, based on established professional standards.
    • Serves as representative of the DCN; directing, coordinating, and evaluating the effectiveness of nursing care in multiple nursing units.
    • Serves as role model for nursing personnel; exhibiting extensive professional knowledge and ability.
    • Implements policies and maintains standards for the continuity of nursing care.
    • Assigns work, based on priority of needs, staff, assets, and technical knowledge.
    • Coordinates and collaborates with provider staff, when necessary and appropriate.
    • Exercises mature judgment in providing personnel counseling and guidance.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

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