Job Description

This is a Full Time position working under the Director of Nursing

Supervises nurses and staff and takes administrative responsibilities. Leads and directs the work of others. Addresses patient care, staffing, and any other issues that may arise. Provides oversight and management for inpatient hospital departments in the absence of unit management.



Required: Associates degree in Nursing or Diploma in Nursing Program
Preferred: BSN or Masters in related field 


Required: 5 years of nursing experience. Experience as a charge nurse and/or nursing leadership
Preferred: Supervisory experience and experience with Case Management, Critical Care or Emergency Department Pref: 5-7 years of experience.


Required: Current Arizona RN license or compact state license; American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS and ACLS certification.


As a core employee with Northwest Healthcare, you will be eligible for competitive base pay, night shift incentives, and a robust total rewards compensation package. Included in our benefits package includes some of the following: health insurance, dental, vision, 401K, PTO and more!  You can also qualify for tuition assistance and a loan reimbursement program up to $20,000K for qualified programs. Apply to learn more!

Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community. NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.



Application Instructions

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