UNM Hospital, home to the state’s only Level I trauma center, is dedicated to delivering more for New Mexicans and their families. We are a teaching hospital, providing the very latest in medical and surgical innovations. We provide specialized tertiary and quaternary care not found anywhere else in the state. We are highly motivated professionals who are always looking to learn and grow. Find the collaboration, support, and autonomy you need to excel, and come join our team of heroes in caring for people throughout our community, our state, and our region.
Working within a collaborative and inter-professional environment, and in conjunction with the CNO, the Director will operationalize the vision for evidence-based nursing practice in the delivery of safe, timely, efficient, equitable and patient-centered care. The Director will influence improvement of the patient experience of care (including both quality and satisfaction), improve the health of populations, and reduce the per capita cost of health care.
NP, DNP or PhD in Nursing preferred
5-10 years directly related with a minimum of 5 years leadership experience preferred
Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) in State of New Mexico or as allowed by reciprocal agreement by State of New Mexico
CPR Certification for Healthcare/BLS Providers or for Professional Rescuers or must obtain within 30 calendar days of date of position
Albuquerque is a culturally diverse and welcoming city with over 320 days of sunshine a year, where you will find a variety of artistic and cultural events, including the annual International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta; and seasonal recreational activities in nearby Sandia Mountains. Within a short drive you can experience historical Santa Fe and Taos.
We offer a generous compensation package, including medical & dental benefits, paid holidays, vacation & sick leave, tuition reimbursement, and relocation reimbursement.
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At UNM Hospitals, we are committed to excellence. We stay positive. We keep it safe. We value every individual’s perspective. We know what it takes to provide the best possible patient outcomes, and we pursue that goal with everything we have, every day. Discover a professional environment that offers you all the tools and support you need to build a successful future. Be a part of what makes us great at UNM Hospitals.