Award-winning hospital seeks a dynamic individual to lead our Acute Care (MedSurg) department in providing the highest quality care in our state of the art facility. This position is will:
Oversee clinical, administrative, and financial resources of the Acute Care (MedSurg) department
Develop a strategic vision regarding the direction of the Acute Care (MedSurg) department
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or Health Care Administration desired
Master’s Degree preferred
Three years of management/supervisory experience
five years’ minimum clinical experience
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Valid State of Wisconsin License as a Registered Nurse upon hire
BLS certification required within 3 months from date of hire
ACLS certification required within 6 months from date of hire
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
(This is not an all-inclusive list of knowledge, skills, and abilities. For further information please reach out to our human resource department to learn more.)
Ability to solve a wide range of complex, multi-disciplinary problems which must consider short and intermediate-term Hospital planning.
Policy, procedure, and precedent are created and/or approved by this position.
High degree of analytic ability and inductive thinking is required.
Errors may result in serious consequences involving patient care/treatment.
Skills in understanding, explaining, teaching, selecting, developing and motivating people are critical.
In-depth knowledge of the nursing discipline in combination with a high level of general knowledge of hospital operations is required.
Ability to plan and organize and to communicate effectively is essential.
Ability to exercise initiative, judgment, discretion, decision-making, and problem-solving is vital.
Position requires person who has good leadership skills and a commitment to quality of care.
Demonstrate leadership skills in motivation, managing change, conflict resolution, and written and oral communication.
Full time position – 80 hours in a bi-weekly period (1.0 FTE)
Primarily Monday through Friday – between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Competitive health and dental insurance options
Flexible paid time off to balance work and life
Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match
Free membership to our state-of-the-art fitness facility
Generous tuition reimbursement
Employer provided life and disability insurance
Sauk Prairie Healthcare is a nationally-recognized system of primary and specialty services headquartered in a new state-of-the-art facility. We set the standard for service excellence, patient safety, and overall quality.
About Sauk Prairie Healthcare
Founded in 1956, Sauk Prairie Healthcare includes a 36-bed, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) acute care hospital and two surgical specialty practices located in Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin as well as four primary care clinics in Mazomanie, Plain, Spring Green, and Lodi. Sauk Prairie healthcare Hospital has been named in the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics and was recently named in the top 5% for patient satisfaction by Press Ganey, thereby earning the prestigious Guardian of Excellent Award. Sauk Prairie Healthcare provides care for more than 40,000 people in our service area which extends from Poynette to Lone Rock and from Plain to Black Earth.