Do you want the challenge of a leadership role in an organization committed to change management, process improvement, and better health outcomes? Consider the following executive opportunity with California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS):
Chief Nurse Executive
$171,384 - $284,796 annually, depending on experience
CCHCS Headquarters – Elk Grove, CA
We are seeking a solutions-oriented, no nonsense nurse executive to provide oversight, organization, and leadership for the operations and delivery of all CCHCS patient care nursing services within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s 35 adult correctional facilities.
In this capacity, you will also:
Develop and monitor nursing performance expectations
Ensure quality clinical performance, access to care, and continuity of care
Direct the development and implementation of statewide nursing policies, procedures, and protocols
Assist with the formulation of operational and capital budgets
Continue CCHCS’ mission to provide quality health care to our diverse patient population
To thrive in this leadership role you must have:
Recent experience supervising a large nursing staff (ideally a minimum of 40 RNs)
Current CA RN licensure with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or Health Services Administration
Five years of clinical nursing experience in a comprehensive medical setting, a minimum three years of which must have been in an administrative or supervisory capacity
Quality management experience
This distinctive opportunity is available at our Headquarters Campus in Elk Grove. Located approximately 15 miles south of Sacramento, Elk Grove is a friendly bedroom community featuring modern neighborhoods, excellent schools, and all of the amenities you and your family desire.
In return for your leadership, we offer a competitive compensation package, including:
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years – visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas
About California Correctional Health Care Services
California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) was established to oversee and provide a constitutionally appropriate level of health care in all 35 adult prisons operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation throughout California. To fulfill this mission, we have improved our day-to-day health care operations ensuring that our patients have timely access to safe, efficient medical care.