The Director of Center for Clinical Practice, Education and Magnet Designation is responsible for development, monitoring and oversight of clinical and clinical educational programming for Englewood Health’s clinical roles, including but not limited to registered nurses and advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, technologists/support staff in radiology, respiratory, rehabilitation, pharmacy, laboratory, nursing, and other all other clinical roles. In concert with and under the direction of the Sr. Vice President Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer, this position will lead the Center for Clinical Practice (CCP) in practice change efforts, utilizing the ANCC Magnet framework, to promote the professional development, engagement, systems and processes of multidisciplinary staff at all levels. Responsible for the integration of evidence-based practice, performance improvement, quality indicators, and research initiatives into professional practice by serving as an ambassador and coordinator of the Magnet program. Leads the newly launched Kaplen Institute for Nursing Excellence and its five centers to support and enhance the nursing practice environment. Provides oversight for the clinical affiliations of schools of nursing and the Health Science Library (HSL). The Director of Center for Clinical Practice, Education and Magnet Designation is also accountable for the leadership, planning and coordination of programs to drive business goals, cultivating a professional practice environment, and assumes a key role in the Magnet application process, preparation, designation, maintenance and related databases.
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements and competencies.
Graduate of NLN accredited nursing program
Current New Jersey Nursing License
Ten years of proven progressive leadership experience.
Considerable knowledge of current patient care and management principles, practices and procedures.
Experience in nursing professional development, professional practice structures and processes: care delivery systems, evidence based practice, research, and quality monitoring and improvement.
High-level knowledge and experience with executing strategic programs to drive business success.
Ability to deliver educational content
Sensitivity for and understanding of clinical disciplines and issues
Knowledge of adult learning principles
Ability to assess educational needs, design educational activities and evaluate educational outcomes
Ability to communicate effectively with diverse individuals
MSN required, DNP or PhD preferred.
Current NJ RN License and Specialty Certificaiton required.
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience
Internal Number: 31943
About Englewood Health
Englewood Health is one of New Jersey’s leading hospitals and healthcare networks. Composed of Englewood Hospital, the Englewood Health Physician Network, and the Englewood Health Foundation, the health system delivers nationally recognized care in a community setting to residents of northern New Jersey and beyond. The hospital, founded in 1890, consistently earns high marks for clinical excellence and patient safety. It is among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation to earn the 2019 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award. The hospital is also nationally recognized for nursing excellence, earning a fourth consecutive designation by the Magnet Recognition Program® in 2016. Areas of clinical excellence include cardiac surgery and cardiac care, cancer care, orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, vascular surgery, and women’s health, as well as bloodless medicine and surgery. Englewood Health is continually expanding services and enhancing access through the Englewood Health Physician Network, a coordinated network of office-based and hospital-based providers at more than 100 locations in six counties in New Jersey and New York. Through the main acute-care facility, physician networ...k, hospital outpatient departments offering imaging services in local communities, and a variety of community health and wellness programs, Englewood Health delivers a healthcare experience that puts patients at the center.