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Director of Nursing - NEW Hospital Opening 2021

Company: Vibra Healthcare Inc.
Location: Bakersfield
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:


Our culture fosters engagement, diversity and advocacy. Our goal is to empower our employees and support them in their professional growth while leading them on a path to success within our organization.

Bakersfield Rehabilitation Hospital in Bakersfield, California - a NEW start up hospital will be opening our doors by November of 2021, we are looking for a Director of Nursing to serve our BRAND NEW inpatient rehab hospital in Bakersfield, CA.

The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall operations of the nursing department, including high quality, cost effective delivery of patient care, managing nursing personnel, and developing and implementing approved department projects and goals. Responsible for management of waived testing and equipment. The DNO is a member of the hospital Governing Body. Integrates the hospital's mission and "Guiding Principles" into daily practice.


  • Current state Registered Nurse license required.
  • Current CPR certification required. ALCS certification required in CA.
  • Three years' experience in a hospital nurse management position preferred.
  • Master's degree or working towards completion required in CA, preferred in all other states.

Additional Qualifications/Skills:

  • Knowledge of and adherence to current nursing theory and practice, infection control, and wound care standards of practice.
  • Knowledge of accreditation standards to ensure adherence to all standards set forth by state and accrediting agencies of TJC and CMS.
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of treatment costs and financial support as they relate to quality and efficiency.
  • Demonstrates general computer skills including: data entry, word processing, email, and record management.
  • Effective organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain proper levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to work closely and professionally with others.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
  • Ability to demonstrate leadership, clinical expertise, and appropriate interpersonal skills.

At Vibra+Ernest, employees are our priority. We are passionate about patient care and consider it a privilege to be able to provide services to patients and their family members in the Bakersfield area. Below is a brief summary of our benefits.

  • PPO high and low deductible plans / HSA options as well
  • Dental and Vision coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • EAP
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Career growth and development planning
  • Clinical Career Ladder bonus opportunities
  • FREE prescription plans
  • PET insurance
  • Group legal - provides legal assistance with personal legal matters

At Vibra Healthcare, our patients are family. Healthcare is constantly evolving, our growing organization is devoted to ensuring that each person in our care feels safe. Our world-class team of driven, passionate healthcare professionals are always focused on service excellence and providing top quality care at the bedside.

If you share our values, we want to hear from you!

Keywords: Vibra Healthcare Inc., Bakersfield , Director of Nursing - NEW Hospital Opening 2021, Other , Bakersfield, California

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