Centura Health has exclusively retained AMN Healthcare to lead a national search
to recruit the Senior Vice President & Chief Nurse Executive in Centennial, CO.
Centura Health, a leading Christian-based, nonprofit healthcare network with 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician practice and clinics, home care and hospice services, Flight For Life® Colorado, and an extensive network of providers performs exceptional care to residents across Colorado and western Kansas. Approximately 21,000 of the best hearts and minds in medicine, along with 6,000 physician partners, have access to the most technologically advanced tools available to propel their healing legacy into the future of whole health. Centura Health is grounded in the unwavering faith and traditions of its Adventist and Catholic founders, to fulfill its Mission and respect the unique spiritual needs of those served, no matter the faith, creed or belief.
The Chief Nurse Executive (CNE) will report to the Chief Operating Officer and serve as a key member of the health system executive team. The CNE will be responsible for providing overall strategic direction and leadership for the establishment and sustained success of Centura Health’s nursing team in clinical excellence, optimal value (outcomes effectiveness, service, cost and convenience) and patient satisfaction. The CNE will work closely with the SVP and Chief Clinical Officer and serve as a key member of the Centura Health Senior Executive Council, Strategy Council and Clinical Integration and Standards Council. Furthermore, the CNE will be accountable for nurse clinical practice, nurse care delivery and nurse strategic planning across Centura in creating a culture that supports transformation and value.
The selected Chief Nurse Executive will be a dynamic and visionary leader who possess the following:
Multi-hospital, multi-site experience as a nursing executive is required.
10 years of senior health system and/or nursing executive experience in a complex integrated health system.
Demonstrated accomplishments in the successful development and operation of clinically integrated systems.
Professional, calm demeanor, operates logically and rationally with a sense of urgency.
Open-minded, innovative, open to sharing opinion, embraces change, strong emotional intelligence.
Deep understanding of nursing and health system operations with a pragmatic, boots on the ground approach.
Strong financial background and experience with productivity and staffing models.
MSN or a Master’s degree plus a BSN is required; ability to obtain a license in Colorado.
Magnet experience preferred, or similar approach to evidence based practices and shared governance.
Nurse Executive or Nurse Executive Advanced Certification or Eligibility (must achieve within 12 months).
Denver, CO, and the metro-area are popular destinations with many attractions and amenities for residents and visitors to enjoy. Denver has one of the fastest-growing metropolitan populations in the country, and its big-city amenities are increasing all the time, with acclaimed art museums, a vast performing arts complex, eight professional sports teams and plenty of palate-tempting dining options. Just 15 miles south of Denver, Centennial has been ranked as one of the United States' safest communities and offers a variety of recreational parks and open space, including the award-winning Centennial Center Park. The Denver metro area offers beauty, affordable housing, excellent schools, and a myriad of summer and winter outdoor sports and activities for all.
Nominations and referrals as well as resumes from interested candidates may be sent to:
Stephanie Odorisio Arriviello
Executive & Physician Leadership Search
AMN Leadership Solutions
Internal Number: 26170
About AMN Leadership Solutions on behalf of Centura Health
Formerly Phillips DiPisa, AMN Leadership Solutions, Executive and Physician Leadership Search is a retained executive search firm serving the healthcare and life sciences industries. Ranked as one of the top healthcare recruiting firms in the country, AMN Leadership Solutions is known for leading healthcare into the future by its growing base of clients across the country, drawing on a national pool of candidates. For more information, please visit their website at www.phillipsdipisa.com.