The Chief Nursing Officer of Baptist Medical Center East is responsible for managing all nursing operational aspects of the hospital. Through a respectful, constructive and energetic style, guided by the objectives of the hospital, the CNO provides the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure the hospital has the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and people systems in place to effectively administer the nursing operations of the hospital. Provide training, feedback, coaching, performance reviews and counseling to direct reports and perform all supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Baptist Health’s policies and applicable laws.
Education / Experience: Minimum of three (3) years experience required as Chief Nursing Officer or Vice President of Nursing. Must have had oversight of Maternal/Child and Pediatrics service lines. Experience in building/expansion preferred. Master’s degree in Nursing required or pursuing currently.
License / Certification:
Registered Nurse (RN) licensure through the Alabama Board of Nursing.
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of universally and nationally accepted nursing guidelines and regulations.
Knowledge of the requirements and regulations outlined by the Alabama Board of Nursing.
Knowledge of the regulations and standards set forth by the JCAHO and other federal and state regulatory bodies.
Knowledge of patient billing, health care financing, budgeting, business development and strategic planning.
Exceptional organizational skills.
Teamwork and interpersonal skills.
Strong customer service skills.
Strong Analytical skills.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Ability to manage the direction of multiple and diverse departments.
Ability to motivate individuals and groups through effective communication.
Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
Ability to work independently without supervision.
About Baptist Health
Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.