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Chief Nursing Officer

Company: Ascension Health
Location: Austin
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring We are seeking a Chief Nursing Officer for Seton Northwest Hospital to oversee and provide executive leadership to nursing organization. Responsible for the development of overall strategic nursing plan. What You Will Do Responsibilities: It is expected that all of the duties and responsibilities will be performed in a manner which reflects the core values of Ascension: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity, and Dedication. Creates a nursing culture that drives the highest quality, safest care, while delivering on an exceptional patient, provider, and associate experience. This culture is defined by one that is collaborative, decisive, accountable, and patient/provider focused; Builds strong physician and staff relations by being visible, engaged, and intentional about developing trust and establishing credibility; Focused on associate engagement and retention by executing initiatives designed to reduce turnover and increase retention; Collaborates with Ascension leadership and medical staff to identify and develop new patient care programs, policies and procedures; Develops and implements programs to measure, assess and improve the quality of nursing care provided by the organization; At a market level, ensures compliance with applicable laws and regulations related to nursing services and healthcare; Assures continuity and consistency of nursing care standards and practice; Collaboratively develops and implements Ascension nursing policies, objectives, and initiatives; Provides feedback, coaching, development, and performance reporting to nursing staff; Embraces a matrix-reporting organization; Implements, monitors, and adjusts nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards; Using a high level of financial acumen, oversees productivity, operations, budget, and financial targets; Keeps current on innovative concepts, practices, and procedures in nursing; Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals; Provides consultation on complex projects and considered to be the top-level nursing contributor/specialist; What You Will Need Licensure / Certification / Registration: Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required. Education: Master's degree required. Work Experience: 5 years of experience required. 10 years of experience preferred. 2 years of leadership or management experience required. 5 years of leadership or management experience preferred. Additional Preferences No additional preferences. Why Join Our Team Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including two teaching hospitals, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Keywords: Ascension Health, Austin , Chief Nursing Officer, Other , Austin, Texas

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