Senior Nursing Director - Medical/Surgical


Reading Hospital


Posted Under: Reading, Pennsylvania jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 19601
Posted On: 2019-05-17 00:00:00

Reading Hospital is currently seeking a Senior Nursing Director for Medical/Surgical Nursing. The Senior Director is a key member of the Nursing Leadership team and is responsible for the delivery of high quality patient care that promotes the safety and wellbeing of all patients within the division to ensure a positive patient experience. The Director plans, directs, coordinates, and evaluates the overall clinical nursing practice and administrative activities in support of our Magnet achievements. The Director also maintains open communication with all staff, peers and physicians to promote performance improvement and consistency of care across the continuum. The Medical/Surgical units include General Medical/Surgical, Stroke, Neuro, Heart Failure, Cardiac & Oncology. The Senior Director reports to the Senior Vice President/Chief Nursing Officer. Reading Hospital is a not-for-profit healthcare system that provides comprehensive acute care, post-acute rehabilitation, behavioral health, and occupational health services to the people of Berks and adjoining counties. Established as The Reading Dispensary in 1867, the health system has since expanded into a leader in tertiary care for this region of Pennsylvania. Located in scenic Berks County, the main West Reading facility consists of a 22-building complex located on a 36-acre suburban campus. Qualifications The ideal candidate for this leadership role will be a Nursing leader who has a strong commitment to creating and maintaining an environment focused on the patient experience; experience creating and leading high performing teams as well as influencing and managing change. To qualify for this challenging leadership opportunity, candidates must have the following: - Master's degree in Nursing - Strong experience as a Nursing leader - Strong project management experience that includes leading projects from inception to completion - Demonstrated commitment and focus to patients and their families - Experience with shared governance and change management - Experience in a clinically integrated organization preferred - Involvement on a National level in a Professional Organization preferred - Experience working in a Magnet facility as a leader within Nursing preferred - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively and effectively with people at varying levels across the organization to achieve key objectives - Experience creating and developing high performing teams with the ability to create a vision that inspires others to embrace and adopt the vision into their daily practice - Demonstrated ability to successfully manage competing priorities in a high sense of urgency environment - Excellent role model for our nursing and administrative practice models - Strong knowledge of nursing practice standards and administrative standards of practice - ANCC - either clinical specialty or administrative certification - PA Nursing License If interested in being considered for this opportunity, apply online at ******************* or forward your resume to ********************************* Apply on Company Website Job ID: 2019-24655 For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more. Reading Hospital Our nationally recognized flagship institution, Reading Hospital has served the local community since 1867. We're a Magnet designated facility with many specialties, a dedicated rehabilitation hospital, and affiliated medical offices, all committed to delivering access to the region's highest quality care, leading-edge technology, and experienced medical professionals. Located in the friendly West Reading area, our main campus offers a variety of amenities that make working here every day a pleasure. Contact Info - PO Box 16052 Reading, PA 19612 View Company Profile Don't miss out on new jobs like this Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time. Create Job Alert Saving Your Job Alert Job Alert Created Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time. Maximum Email Alerts This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.