The Sr. Director, Inpatient Services, provides leadership, direction, and administration for all Inpatient Departments and affiliated areas. Areas of responsibility include all inpatient units as well as registered nurses in other hospital based services. Position scope will meet senior director budget and FTE requirements. The incumbent directs all patient care services, including nursing, and ensures effective utilization of personnel, equipment, and supplies. Manages physician and other interdisciplinary relations and maintains growth and development for staff of assigned areas. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.
Minimum of five (5) years of management experience within multiple inpatient services departments in a complex acute care hospital setting. Experience in an academic health center highly preferred
Current license as an RN in Tennessee or compact license.
Nurse Executive Advanced (NEA) certification OR Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP) certification preferred.
Master’s degree required; a minimum of Master’s or Bachelor’s degree must be in Nursing.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 120490
About Methodist University Hospital
Celebrating its Centennial in 2018, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare (MLH) is an integrated healthcare delivery system based in Memphis, Tennessee. Methodist has grown from one hospital into a comprehensive health system that includes six hospitals, a home health agency, ambulatory surgery centers, outpatient facilities, hospice residence and physician practices serving residents in the greater Memphis area - regardless of their ability to pay. For seven consecutive years, Methodist has been named the best hospital in Memphis by U.S. News and World Report. For two years running, Methodist has earned a spot on the Great Place to Work and Fortune list of 100 Best Companies to Work For, and has been recognized by Great Place to Work and Fortune for Best Workplaces for Diversity and Women. Visit www.methodisthealth.org for more.
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is dedicated to the art of healing through a faith-based commitment to minister to the whole person and to serve the entire community. Their brand is the promise they give to their patients, associates, physicians and community. Rooted in the values of service, quality, integrity, teamwork and innovation, their culture, The ...Power of One, is at the heart of everything they do, from treating patients and partnering with families, to hiring new associates and volunteering in the community.
The teaching health system has over 1,725 licensed beds with almost 65,000 admissions. It performed over 40,000 surgeries and its emergency rooms had over 300,000 visits. MLH has over 2,000 physicians and nearly 14,000 associates . MLH ranked #5 on Fortune Magazine’s list of the top 100 Companies, 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare. This ranking was based on employees’ assessments of the pride they take in their jobs, the camaraderie they experience with coworkers, and the trust they feel toward the organization’s leaders. MLH also recently ranked #11 as one of the top companies to work in for women. The organization stands out for creating a workplace that employees say makes them feel good about what they do and close to their coworkers.
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is comprised of six hospitals:
Methodist South Hospital - a 156-bed community hospital, is celebrating 45 years of service to the Whitehaven community, providing personalized, compassionate and high-quality care to patients and families.
Methodist University Hospital - the largest, most comprehensive hospital in the Methodist Healthcare system. It is a 617-bed facility located in the heart of the Memphis Medical Center District. As the major academic campus and principal teaching hospital of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, it brings together research, medicine and innovation.
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital - the only magnet hospital in the system, it is the first and only comprehensive pediatric medical center in Memphis and its surrounding region. With over 900 physicians in 40 clinical specialty areas, it is ranked as one the best children’s hospitals in the country.
Methodist Germantown Hospital - a nationally recognized, 309-bed full service community hospital that includes a highly rated Women and Children’s pavilion with an embedded level III neonatal intensive care unit.
Methodist North Hospital - a 246-bed community hospital located in northwest Shelby County serving the residents of Raleigh/Bartlett, Frayser, Millington and Tipton County for over thirty years.
Methodist Olive Branch Hospital - the only MLH hospital in Mississippi, Olive Branch is a 100-bed hospital and the newest hospital in the system, designed to care for the community of north Mississippi.
MLH is also a member of the Mayo Clinic Care network, a national network of healthcare providers committed to better patient care through collaboration. This relationship allows MLH’s clinical care givers access to Mayo Clinic providers and serves to complement the local health care expertise and allows the patients to stay closer to home .
Methodist’s Mission, Vision and Core Values
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, in partnership with its medical staffs, will collaborate with patients and their families to be the leader in providing high quality, cost-effective patient-and family-centered care. Services will be provided in a manner which supports the health ministries and Social Principles of The United Methodist Church to benefit the communities we serve.
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare will be nationally recognized for excellence in clinical quality, patient safety, and compassionate care to improve every life we touch.
In addition to its mission statement, Methodist ascribes to four core values. These are Service, Quality, Integrity, Teamwork and innovation.