Come and work at our new hospital in Arkansas!!! Baptist Health Medical Center - Conway is looking for a Chief Nursing Officer.
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITY - Job Summary (general statement of purpose or objective of position)
Develops organization wide patient care programs, policies and procedures that describe how patients' nursing care needs or patient populations receiving nursing care are assessed, evaluated and met. Develops and implements the organization's plans for providing nursing care to those patients requiring nursing care. Ensures the continuous and timely availability of patient care services. Establishes standards of nursing practice. Approves nursing policies and procedures, nursing standards of patient care and standards of nursing practice. Ensures that patient care staff carry out applicable processes in the patient's care and organization wide functions as described by regulatory agencies
The Nurse Executive has an unencumbered license in the State of Arkansas. A Bachelor's Degree is required, Masters preferred. The nurse's education and experience reflect Baptist Health's mission, values and the nursing care needs of the patient population served. The Patient Care Executive needs to have at least five years experience in a progressive Healthcare leadership position. A minimum of five years nursing experience. Experience will include development of organization wide patient care programs, participation with the governing body, management, medical staff and clinical leaders in the organization's decision making processes. A proven record of effective and ongoing programs to measure, assess and improve the quality of nursing care delivered to patients.
The Organization•Baptist Health is the largest, not-for-profit healthcare system in Arkansas•The organization includes eight hospitals, a rehabilitation institute, a nursing and allied health school, retirement community, physician management company, and a multitude of therapy centers and associated clinics that add up to more than 175 points of access•Baptist Health Medical Center is a general m...edical and surgical hospital in Little Rock, AR, with 688 beds•The hospital has as approximately 53,000 patient visits in the emergency room, 26,000 admissions, 10,000 inpatient surgeries and 11,000 outpatient surgeries