Chief Nursing Officer for a 325 bed acute care hospital
Responsible for the direction of nursing and other patient care services as assigned.
As a member of the senior management team, this position carries ultimate nursing authority and responsibility for planning, organizing, implementing, and evaluating nursing / patient care programs, performance improvement activities, infection control initiative, and hospital-wide planning and regulatory compliance activities.
Provides executive level leadership for nursing/patient care.
Directs nursing services in all areas/departments where nursing care is provided.
Participates with members of governing board, medical staff, administrative team, hospital management and clinical groups in decision-making structures and processes.
Establishes philosophy and develops/implements the organization’s plans for providing nursing care to those patients requiring nursing care.
Assures collaboration among clinical and support departments to meet patients care needs; establishes formal mechanism for interdepartmental communication.
Participates in community-based groups/activities as a representative of hospital administration; participates with community and Corporate nursing leaders in decision-making and support of innovative nursing practice.
Candidate must have 5+ years of progressive Nurse Management experience in a for profit system and a Master's Degree in Nursing, Health Administration, or MBA.
Valid Texas RN License
CNO experience preferred.
Salary DOE plus eligible for bonus. Corporate Relocation Package.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus Potential
About Steward Health Care Systems-Southwest General Hospital
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