IU Health Physicians (IUHP) and IU Health are seeking a highly accomplished nurse executive to lead this exciting, newly created leadership opportunity. IUHP is a large, academic, multi-specialty physician practice group with over 175 clinic locations and nearly 1800 physicians and 600 advanced practice providers.The new CNO of IU Health Physicians (IUHP) will also serve on the IU Health Nursing leadership team, functioning as the primary liaison between IU Health system and IUHP nursing operations. The IUHP CNO is expected to be a transformational leader who develops and supports a strong vision for both direct care nurses and advanced practice providers by creating a shared-leadership structure, a professional practice model, and quality initiatives in a highly matrixed environment.
The Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) is responsible for administration, management, and implementation of policies and programs for the functional areas of direct care and advanced practice clinicians within Indiana University Health Physicians (IUHP). The CNO is responsible for policies, procedures, standards and practice models, to ensure quality patient care and full-scope practice. This role interfaces with senior leadership and front-line team members, and executes corporate development strategy that drives change initiatives across the IU Health system to optimize organizational potential and minimize unwarranted care variation. As the CNO of IUHP, this position ensures that patient expectations are met or exceeded, assures the organization can implement its mission, oversees and integrates the care delivery system by partnering with patient care leaders from across the system. This position reports to the President of IU Health Physicians (IUHP) and has a matrixed reporting relationship to the Chief Nurse Executive of the IU Health. IUHP is seeking a dynamic and accomplished healthcare executive who can work effectively in a highly matrixed and relationship-driven culture.
Master’s degree in nursing or health related field required
Doctoral degree (DNP or PhD) preferred
Licensure, or eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse (RN) in Indiana, required
Certification as an advanced practice provider preferred
5-10 years of progressive leadership experience
Experience in outpatient setting preferred
About Indiana University Health
Indiana University Health (IU Health) is the largest health system in Indiana and among the top ten largest single state nonprofit health systems in the United States. Through its 18 hospitals (a mix of urban, suburban, and rural), IU Health offers a full range of specialty and primary care services for children and adults. Statewide, IU Health has over 3,000 staffed beds with $5.22 billion in net total operating revenue. Its strategic service lines, cancer, cardiovascular, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatrics and transplant have received national recognition for quality patient care over the decades. IU Health has about 29,000 team members.IU Health also has a unique partnership with Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM), one of the nation’s leading medical schools. As an academic health system, IU Health works with IUSM to train physicians, blending breakthrough research and treatments with the highest quality of patient care. In Indianapolis, IU Health includes three major hospitals downtown - IU Health Methodist Hospital, IU Health University Hospital, and Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health - which serve as the academic health center (AHC) and provide nationally ...recognized clinical care to patients from across Indiana and beyond with severe or complex illnesses. The regional and statewide facilities serve as referral resources to the AHC for providing seamless, high quality patient care.