Chief Nursing Officer

Silver Hill Hospital | New Canaan, CT

Permanent Position


Silver Hill is an independent, not-for-profit psychiatric hospital that is nationally accredited by the independent Joint Commission. Silver Hill has been a standout among the nation’s top psychiatric hospitals for adults and adolescents since its founding in 1931.


Silver Hill Hospital is seeking a passionate and quality-driven Director of Nursing (Director) to guide a complex and psychotherapeutic, relationship-based nursing service. Leading a staff of about fifty, the Director of Nursing is a pivotal role promoting Silver Hill Hospital’s core values of compassion, collaboration, accountability, and innovation. This is an opportunity to bring a fresh perspective for interdisciplinary nursing and continuum of care, while directing a team with a nationally recognized leader in mental health for adults and adolescents.


Reporting to the Chief Clinical Officer, the Director of Nursing will provide leadership, oversight and management of all nursing services provided by Silver Hill Hospital. The Director will interface with internal and external stakeholders to ensure patient-centered, evidence-based, high-quality nursing care throughout the continuum of care at Silver Hill Hospital. This continuum includes inpatient, transitional and outpatient services.

Chief Nursing Officer

For More Information

For additional questions, please contact Dana Young or Myranne Janoff at 781.938.1975. All contact with our office will remain confidential.

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