Our client is a leading Academic Facility, near Dearborn Heights MI, with a culture of high quality and safety that is reflected in everything they do. They are searching for an outstanding Clinical Director, Pediatric Med / Surg with pediatric experience who will oversee the clinical administrative operations of a 32 bed Unit. This is a superb opportunity to be a part of a team that changes patients’ lives, renowned for advanced technology and breakthrough treatments.
Department Focus Clinical Director Pediatric Med/-Surg
32 bed Unit with all private rooms
Population range: Infant to Young Adult.
Primary services admitting patients here are trauma, nephrology, kidney transplant, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, rehabilitation and general medical patients including stable patients on a ventilator.
Position Focus Clinical Director, Pediatric Medical/ Surgery
Develop unit goals and ensure their consistency with regulatory standards; consult and support the setting of priorities in program development.
Initiate and put in place a staffing schedule responsive to varying patient activity and acuity.
Actively collaborate in the development of annual budgets, managing and providing variance reporting.
Propose, plan and assess and contribute towards Nursing staff development programs and workshops.
Organization and Community
A leading academic hospital with a low staff turnover, with breakthrough research and leading edge technology.
An area with a vibrant downtown, exquisite cuisine, sleek museums with a heartbeat of a college town.
Requirements Clinical Director, Pediatric Medical-Surgical Unit
An RN with a Masters in Nursing/ Healthcare Administration or similar area; Juris Doctor Degree may be considered.
BSN required if Masters is not in Nursing
At least 5 years of Nursing experience with evidence of progressive clinical skill, preferably within a Pediatric setting.
Excellent Leadership/ Managerial skills with the ability to build a collaborative team environment.
Experience with change management process.
Ability to demonstrate successful employment of initiatives positively impacting patient care.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Lucia Cox
Merraine Group Inc. is an executive search & recruitment firm specializing in the placement of Physicians, Managers, Directors and C-level leadership at Hospitals and Medical Centers across the United States. We place professionals throughout all hospital practices: Laboratory, Radiology/Imaging, Physical/Occupational Therapy and Respiratory, Nursing, Behavioral Health, Case Management, Emergency, ICU, Med/Surg, Surgical and OR, Quality, Pediatrics/NICU and Women’s Health, Finance, HIM, IT, Informatics and Practice Management.
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