A prominent and successful regional urban healthcare system in New Jersey, recognized as one of the area’s most respected providers, is seeking a VP, Patient Care Services and CNO. This VP is an integral member of the senior leadership team as a partner and collaborator with other executives on the team in developing strategic plans and achieving financial and organizational results. In addition, the Vice President is responsible for leading all nursing services and fostering a culture that embraces the mission and core values of the System. S/he will serve as a role model for nursing in planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating the clinical and administrative aspects of patient care and setting high standards of quality and service.
Reporting directly to the President and CEO, the Vice President, Patient Care Services will serve as a role model for nursing in planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating the clinical and administrative aspects of patient care and setting high standards of quality and service across the System. This executive promotes a learning environment and culture that embraces change and new delivery models of care while continuously improving quality and the patient experience. In addition, the CNO will be active in the nursing profession on a state and national level and will be knowledgeable in emerging issues and an advocate for innovative approaches to patient care.
The successful candidate will be a Registered Nurse with a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Nursing or health related field and a minimum of 7 to 10 years of progressive, senior leadership experience in a hospital or health system. A track record in a multi-hospital system, urban, teaching environment is preferred as is experience in a Magnet hospital. S/he will be a respected mission-driven executive leader of stature and reputation, well versed in current trends and leadership.