DiversifiedSearch, a Forbes-ranked Top 5 retained executive search firm, has been retained to support Renown Health in Reno, NV in identifying a Chief Nursing Officer for the Acute Care Division. Renown Health is the largest locally owned not-for-profit healthcare network in Northern Nevada. With more than 6,500 FTEs system-wide, it is one of Northern Nevada's largest employers.
Today, Renown is an "A” rated, $1.4 billion health system comprised of a comprehensive network of hospitals, urgent care centers, health plan, lab services, x-ray and imaging services, primary care doctors, and dozens of medical specialties. Renown Health enjoys an excellent reputation for patient care, nursing professionalism, and clinical quality. As such, the new Chief Nursing Officer, Acute Care Division will be charged with maintaining, nurturing and building upon the organization’s culture of nursing excellence.
The Acute Care Division’s Nursing/Patient Care Department includes 1,680 FTEs and a budget in excess of $170.5 million serving 2 Acute care hospitals and a Rehabilitation Hospital. Details related to the Hospitals are as follows:
Renown Regional Medical Center is an 808-bed tertiary/quaternary regional referral center. The hospital reports a Medicare Case Mix Index of 2.07 and has an average daily census of 505.
Renown South Meadows Medical Center is a 76-bed community hospital.
Renown Rehabilitation Hospital with 62 beds is an excellent specialty facility.
Reporting to the COO of Acute Care, the CNO’s challenges include recruiting and retaining as well as developing a top-notch nursing workforce.
The new CNO will be both an inspirational and aspirational leader who is excited by the opportunities to build upon Renown Health’s legacy of excellence in patient care services and the professional practice of nursing in an entrepreneurial forward-thinking culture.