The Tatz Group has been asked to assist for a CNO search for an 80 + bed community hospital in sunny California that is located about 150 miles South of San Francisco!
The Chief Nursing Officer is accountable to and under the supervision of the Chief Operating Officer of the hospital, plans, organizes leads and controls the functional activities of the Department of Nursing.
Personnel management of nursing department employees to include hiring, firing, education, discipline, and promotions.
Development of hospital-wide patient care programs, policies, and procedures that describe how patients nursing care needs are assessed, evaluated and met.
Development and implementation of the hospital’s plan for providing nursing care, which is based on the needs for the patients to be served and the hospitals mission.
Participation with leaders from the governing body, management, medical staff, and clinical areas in the hospital’s decision making structures and processes.
Responsibility for implementing an effective and ongoing program to monitor, evaluate and improve the quality of nursing care delivered to patients.
Promotes good working relationships with other departments and works towards resolution of interdepartmental problems.
Creates a climate that allows open communication and promotes high professional standards.
Establishes overall departmental goals related to staffing, nursing care, education, quality assurance, total quality improvement and cost control.
California RN license, (BSN) required. (MSN) preferred.
Previous experience in Nursing Administration preferred. At least 5 years previous experience in a CNO or similar nursing executive position. Skills Requirements: Prior experience with Meditech. Union/Labor Relations experience required, preferably with California Nurses Association. Working knowledge of The Joint Commission and Title 22 standards. Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and healthcare practices and techniques. Effective communication, both verbal and written ability to planning, directing and coordinating the work of subordinates. Ability to work well with all levels of the organization. Excellent management skills.
CNO experience preferred.
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