The Director of Nursing for Children’s Hospital reports to the Service Line Administrator of the Children’s Hospital and the Service Line Administrator for Women’s Health. Under limited supervision, the Director of Nursing for Children’s Hospital provides clinical leadership and direction to inpatient areas of the Children’s Hospital, directing all clinical and support activities. This role directs the delivery of services ensuring integration with service line initiatives, performance improvement measures, strategic, business, and organizational goals/objectives. This position collaborates with academic units to promote and support academic research opportunities within the Children’s Hospital.
A master’s degree in nursing and five years pediatric and women's leadership experience and prior director level experience in a Children's Hospital; or a master’s degree in a related healthcare field or management with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and five (5) years experience. Pediatric director level experience in large teaching or level one trauma center experience preferred. Position requires extensive knowledge of management and leadership principles, budgeting methods and services related to area of responsibility.
Internal Number: A507557
About Medical University of South Carolina
MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise, operates a 750-bed medical center in Charleston, South Carolina, which includes a nationally recognized Children’s Hospital, the Ashley River Tower (cardiovascular, digestive disease, and surgical oncology), Hollings Cancer Center (one of only 66 elite National Cancer Institute designated centers), a Level I Trauma Center and the Institute of Psychiatry. In addition, there are more than 100 outreach clinics and telehealth sites (http://www.muschealth.org/about-us/).