The Merraine Group is thrilled to be working with a flagship not-for-profit, 360-bed hospital, part of a community-focused Health System in their search for a DON of Surgical Services. They have an unparalleled dedication to exceeding patient experience, as acclaimed by Forbes, this facility is one of Eastern Kentucky’s top 10 places to work.
Opportunity: A fabulous opportunity to move up into a Director of Nursing role without a bachelor’s degree needed.
Position Focus Director of Nursing Surgical Services
Provide oversight of a surgical services department with 9 OR’s, 30-bed surgical unity, 28-bed-pre/ post-surgery, and a maternal child unit.
175FTE’s in this department with 4-reporting managers. The DON of Surgical Services reports to the CNO.
Develop and implement hospital plans and best nursing practices, and serve as a role model for the nursing team.
Participate as an integral part of the hospital leadership team and interpret the role of nursing in hospital strategic plans.
Join a health system with a dedication to patient safety and clinical excellence; all their hospitals received an ‘A’ grade in Leapfrog’s elite national rating program.
They offer an outstanding benefits package including PTO and an employee referral program.
Community: Live in a family-oriented community renowned for a fabulous outdoor lifestyle, history, and array of musical entertainment.
Requirement DON of Surgical Services
RN required. BSN preferred.
A minimum of 5 years as a nurse manager or director of a surgical services department.
Will have a strong collaborative style of nursing leadership.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Chris Curtis
Merraine Group Inc. is an executive search & recruitment firm specializing in the placement of Physicians, Managers, Directors and C-level leadership at Hospitals and Medical Centers across the United States. We place professionals throughout all hospital practices: Laboratory, Radiology/Imaging, Physical/Occupational Therapy and Respiratory, Nursing, Behavioral Health, Case Management, Emergency, ICU, Med/Surg, Surgical and OR, Quality, Pediatrics/NICU and Women’s Health, Finance, HIM, IT, Informatics and Practice Management.
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About Merraine Group
The Merraine Group is a fifteen year old company working with hundreds of hospital contracts - throughout the entire country. Our primary business is in placing top quality Directors and C/VP level candidates who have stable hospital experience. We are a fast-growing firm with offices in NY, Miami and San Diego, and our jobs can be seen on our web site.