St Luke’s Health System, based in Boise, ID, invites applications and nominations for its inaugural position of Chief Nursing Executive/Vice President, Professional Practice Integration (CNE). Reporting to the president and CEO, the CNE will be the most senior nursing executive of the organization and serve on the president’s cabinet and system-level executive committees. The CNE is responsible for developing and leading efforts to innovate, integrate and standardize care delivery across St. Luke’s Health System by guiding strategic direction and providing leadership in aligning multiple disciplines, sites of care, and team processes to achieve the organizations goals and objectives.
Guided by the organization’s mission “To improve the health of the people in the communities we serve”, St Luke’s Health System is transforming healthcare in Idaho and regionally through its strategy of providing value-based care. A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. St Luke’s is the state’s largest employer with eight hospitals based in central and southern Idaho, more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. Caring people are the heart of St. Luke’s. They are the reason the organization exists, the reason the organization succeeds and the reason the organization will thrive in years to come. St. Luke’s mission is made possible by the individual contributions of thousands of people at any given time; people who are patients, St. Luke’s team members, board members and other stakeholders all committed to improving health and building St. Luke’s value as a community asset every day. St Luke’s is committed to providing high quality patient care and positively impacting the lives of those in its community. St. Luke’s enjoys an outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and a superior healthcare organization.
St. Luke’s has been named one of the “Top 15 Health Systems in the U.S.” for seven consecutive years by IBM Watson Health and recently achieved its fifth magnet designation in a row, one of less than 25 health systems in the United States to earn five or more. St. Luke’s Boise and Meridian are the top hospitals in Idaho with regard to CMS’s star ratings and are the only Idaho hospitals to receive the full five stars. The health system is accredited by The Joint Commission and holds Commission on Cancer accreditation at Treasure Valley and Magic Valley, as well as full Cycle IV Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI for St. Luke’s Boise and Meridian Medical Centers. Two of the system’s imaging centers have been designated Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, and St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital has been accredited by NACHRI since 1992. St. Luke’s Boise and Meridian have earned “Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital” recognition for 12 years from Watson (Truven) Health, and St. Luke’s Cancer Institute achieved Certification for High Quality Cancer Care from the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative program.
St. Luke’s Health System has retained Quick Leonard Kieffer, a national healthcare executive search firm, to assist in this search. Derek Castaneda (Managing Partner) and Joe Johnston (Principal) of Quick Leonard Kieffer will conduct initial interviews with prospective candidates. For more details, to include the full position specification and to submit inquiries, nominations, referrals, and applications, please contact the QLK team at Quick Leonard Kieffer, 555 West Jackson Boulevard, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60661; phone 312.933.2271 (Joe Johnston’s cell); e-mail email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*St. Luke’s and Quick Leonard Kieffer are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
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About St Lukes Health System
How we define health depends on each individual. Physical. Mental. Social. Community. As the only Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system, St. Luke’s is dedicated to our mission “To improve the health of people in the communities we serve.” That means not only treating you when you’re sick or hurt but helping you be as healthy as possible. We want you to look beyond your illness or injury and picture where you’ll be on your health journey. We want you to picture your health.