CHIEF NURSING OFFICER, PIH Health Hospital - DOWNEY, Full time, Days
Location: Downey, California
Internal Number: 16104
PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network that serves approximately 3 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley region. The fully integrated network is comprised of PIH Health Hospital - Whittier, PIH Health Hospital - Downey and PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital, 27 outpatient medical locations, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer, women’s health, urgent care and emergency services. The organization is recognized by Watson Health as one of the nation’s Top Hospitals, and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) as one of the nation’s top hospital systems for best practices, cutting-edge advancements, quality of care and healthcare technology. PIH Health is certified as a Great Place to Work TM.
PIH Health Downey Hospital is actively recruiting for a CNO and seeking internal candidates who are interested in a career advancement opportunity. The CNO has authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing services throughout the organization. This role does not require prior CNO experience. Qualified candidates will have 5 years of Nursing Leadership experience working with other members of the administrative team in overseeing care in accordance with accepted medical practice. This role requires experience collaborating with other members of the executive management team and physicians to fulfill the institution’s mission through safe, high quality and cost effective care. Qualified candidates will have experience continuously working to improve the work environment for the nursing staff and have been actively involved with the integration of technology into nursing practice. A strong track record of collaboration with physicians to assure positive nurse/physician relationships is key.
Current California RN License
Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
Masters of Science in Nursing or Masters in Public Health or Business Administration required
Knowledge of regulatory requirements (JCAHO, Title XXII. OSHA, etc.) on a conversant level
Comprehensive general nursing knowledge.
Eight (8) years of nursing experience in an acute care general hospital
Five years of progressively responsible supervisory and administrative experience
Demonstrated success in promoting and implementing professional nursing.