Sr. Nursing Director - Acute Care Services

Employer
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Location
Annapolis, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Executive, Director
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Refer Save Apply Job ID: MMK-11982 Description: Sr. Nursing Director - Acute Care ServicesReports to Chief Nursing OfficerThe career opportunities offered throughout Anne Arundel Medical Center are as unique and diverse as each one of our 4,700+ employees. We are seeking a transformational leader for the position of Sr. Nursing Director with the ability to lead teams, business and change while promoting wellbeing for employees. Our leaders:Build high performing, diverse teams that deliver high quality resultsAct with integrity and respect while leading with humor and humilityCoach and mentorApply critical analysis and participate in healthy debate to make better decisionsEmbrace change and inspire our people to innovate Set clear direction and work toward continuous learning, performance improvement and sustainable growth.Collaborate and build trustEncourage scholarship and advance a culture of inquiryCombine technical expertise and financial knowledgeCreate a performance-based culture and operate with a high level of ownershipHave a deep understanding of our customers and our financialsOverviewResponsible for administrative and clinical oversight of designated nursing departments, and ensures the delivery of quality patient care by organizing, directing and evaluating the provision of clinical and related services.1. Responsible for unit operations, staff competencies/education and patient services. Directs a staff of personnel in the achievement of clinical and administrative policies, mandates and projects. Responsible for the outcome of decisions made by management staff.2. Ensures delivery of quality patient care through establishing standards of care and practice and coordinating patient care across departments.3. Implements measures to assure Patient, Physician and Employee satisfaction meets or exceeds benchmarks.4. Establishes and implements organizational plans delineating performance expectations to area employees, either directly or by delegation.5. Responsible for patient throughput issues. Ensures prompt movement of patients through the organization.6. Responsible and accountable for annual budget. Synthesizes activities such as assimilation of raw data, compilation of statistics and control of fiscal and production activities for the process of budgetary analysis and development.7. Establishes and allocates staff resources in accordance with regulatory guidelines utilizing productivity measures, patient acuity and budgetary indicators as primary benchmarks.8. Responsible for strategic planning, business planning activities, marketing and execution of area activities. Participates in the overall strategic planning, and implementation of hospital goals, objectives and mission.9. Represents patient care interest through leadership roles on selected Medical C enter committees.10. Works closely and partners with the physician chair responsible for given areas.11. Maintains a system of communication for advising the Chief Nursing Officer on all aspects of operations.12. Assumes administrative responsibilities in the absence of the Chief Nursing Officer.RequirementsEducation: Masters degree in nursing or related (nursing preparation must be at least at Bachelors level if Masters degree is in related field)Licensure: Registered Nurse in State of Maryland or eligibleExperience: Five years of progressive nursing leadershipPhysical Requirements/Working ConditionsLight Work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. If the use of arm and/or leg controls requires exertion of forces greater than that for Sedentary Work and the worker sits most of the time, the job is rated for Light Work. Requirements: Expertise Administration/ Leadership Administration/ Leadership Schedule Regular Full Time Regular Full Time Location Annapolis Annapolis