Senior Director - Nursing Services

Dignity Health   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

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5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Provides expert clinical guidance in a specialized field and coordinates patient care quality initiatives.

Principal Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Assesses a healthcare facility's nursing practice and its impact on patient outcomes. Oversees established patient care standards and develops and implements quality improvement initiatives.
  • Provides clinical direction to nursing staff in the delivery of patient care programs. Provides complex, direct patient care, often in an area of specialty.
  • Provides consultative care and guidance to patients, family, and other members of the clinical staff.
  • Conducts research into area of specialty and uses findings to provide measurable improvements in patient care and clinical outcomes.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (e.g. BSN) or equivalent education and experience and Master's degree in nursing or other-related field (e.g., MSN/MBA/MHA).
  • Minimum of five (5) years of nursing experience and three (3) years of nurse leadership experience.

Licensure:

  • Registered Nursing License (RN) in state of practice.