Director of Nursing - SJH


Prime Healthcare Services


Posted Under: Leavenworth, Kansas jobs in Executive; Executive jobs in zipcode 66048
Posted On: 2021-02-24

Director of Nursing - SJH in Leavenworth, KS at Prime Healthcare Committed to Quality, Compassionate Care, and Service to the Community. Founded in 2001, Prime Healthcare has emerged as one of the nation's leading hospital systems. Prime Healthcare was founded by Dr. Prem Reddy, a physician with a mission to save hospitals, improve community healthcare and provide the very best care to patients. Our philosophy is that all healthcare is local. Each of our hospitals serve the unique needs of their communities while providing exceptional care with the strength and support of Prime Healthcare. Through a physician-directed and patient-centered model, passionate dedication to quality, evidence-based best practices, operational efficiency, technology and capital investment, our hospitals are recognized among the best in the nation. Prime Healthcare has been named a "15 Top Health System" by Truven and our hospitals are consistently among the "Top 100 Hospitals" in the country. Prime Healthcare stands apart from others by its unique ability to save and transform hospitals. We have been named the "fastest growing hospital system" in the country by Modern Healthcare. And as we continue to grow and fulfill our mission of "saving hospitals, saving jobs and saving lives," we remain committed to delivering exceptional care, and creating a legacy that will improve healthcare. Prime Healthcare and the not-for-profit Prime Healthcare Foundation employ nearly 40,000 people and own and operate 45 acute care hospitals in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. Prime Healthcare was--recognized as a Top 15 Health System --in the nation in 2012 and 2013. It also earned the distinction in 2008. Not Ready to Apply? Job Description OverviewServing the needs of the Leavenworth community since 1864, Saint John Hospital continues in the spirit of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. These brave women answered the call of Bishop Miege to come to the Kansas territory in 1858 providing schools, orphanages, and care for the sick. Today, Prime Healthcare continues this legacy as Saint John Hospital and is home to innovative, patient-centered, health care, quality physicians, and compassionate staff.--Saint John Hospital offers a variety of career opportunities in clinical, administrative and other support roles. Saint John prides itself in rewarding its employees with a comprehensive, competitive benefits packet designed to provide employees with the flexibility to tailor benefits according to their needs. Our wealth of resources and programs include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Tuition Reimbursement and more.ResponsibilitiesThe Director of Nursing (DON) organizes and administers areas of clinical and patient care services to attain facility's objectives established by hospital administration. Hospital-wide programs, policies and procedures are developed to assess, evaluate and meet the needs of the patient. Develops and implements hospital plans for providing nursing care, treatment, and clinical services to those patients requiring care treatment and services. The DON participates with the management, medical staff and clinical leaders in the facility's decision-making structures and processes. The DON implements an effective, ongoing program to measure, assess and improve the quality of nursing care, treatment and services delivered to patients.Education and Work Experience--1. Current and valid state license as a Registered Nurse.2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.3. Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)-(AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.4. Minimum of 5 years Acute Care experience.5. Minimum of 2 years previous Administrative experience preferred.6. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required for all new hires after 1/11/2021.--We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf --#LI-CL1

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