French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, CA is a part of Dignity Health of the Central Coast and is recognized for the highest quality hospitals, physicians from the top medical schools in the country, primary care offices to ensure access for all patients, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and a comprehensive home health service; all recognized for quality, safety and service. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community's access to health care.
About this position:
In keeping with French Hospital Medical Center health care philosophy, the Nurse Director is responsible for all
patient-care activities and related administrative duties. Accountable 24 hours per day for leadership in the provision of
nursing service and other professional disciplines necessary to support, maintain, and implement FHMC's programs and
philosophy. Applies concepts derived from management and communications theory, group dynamics and counseling
methodologies. Insures compliance with Joint Commission, licensing and other relevant regulatory standards. Plans and
ensures compliance with departmental operation and capital budget. In addition to the listed major responsibilities, at
times the Nurse Director may be assigned to other duties.
Minimum of five (5) years of progressive, responsible management & supervisory experience & 3-5years of clinical skills development related to services supervised.
Communicates clearly & effectively in English in both oral & written format.
Current California Licensure as a Registered Nurse; Current CPR Certification and Neonatal Resuscitation Certification.