Administrator of Nursing - Kingswood Psychiatric Hospital - Ferndale

Behavioral Health
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  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing or completion of other formal nursing education necessary to obtain/maintain an advanced practice nursing Ml license (mid-wife, CRNA, CNS, or Nurse Practitioner).
  • Masters degree in Nursing, Business Management or other related field.
  • Five (5) years of clinical experience as an RN.
  • Three to five (3-5) years of progressive clinical leadership experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong facilitative interpersonal skills. Excellent problem solving skills. Demonstrated innovative, creative leadership style. Participative management style.
  • Knowledge of quality safety imperatives, process improvement, and service excellence.
  • Interpersonal skills to effectively lead assigned personnel and to communicate with patients, families, and hospital personnel.
  • Analytical skills to evaluate procedures, techniques, assess problems, and identify solutions.



  • An ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of Director level or beyond clinical leadership experience in a psychiatric hospital setting.
Current license to practice in the State of Michigan as a Registered Nurse.


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