Fairview Health Services is hiring a full time Director of Nursing at the University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank) in Minneapolis.
This Nursing Director position oversees and leads operations of more than one patient care area at the University of Minnesota Medical Center. This leader contributes to and executes the vision for promoting clinical excellence and program growth in a highly competitive marketplace. In collaboration with other leaders, ensures that high quality services are provided within professional regulatory and accrediting body standards, and that overall clinical performance of the service line meets or exceeds national best practice benchmarks. Ensures operations function at top levels of efficiency, and exceeds customer expectations. Accountable for viable financial performance of the departments that position has accountability for. Partners with leaders across the continuum of care to achieve organization outcomes. Develops and administers policies and procedures, operating and capital budgets. Responsible to assist the VP of Patient Care Services with planning and management of initiatives and tasks which advance nursing strategic and operational work. May be assigned single or multiple projects having high impact across the system.
Possesses critical thinking skills, drives personal and professional growth, demonstrated experience managing multiple areas; analytical ability sufficient to evaluate data, make judgments and recommendations regarding operations and budgets, design protocols and generate well developed reports. Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills; Excels at physician and employee relations; Demonstrates a strong propensity for action; Pays careful attention to employee, physician, and customer satisfaction. Possess knowledge of related regulatory agencies and ability to sustain constant readiness of regulatory requirements. Ensures quality of care in accordance with team based and patient/family centered care.
Masters degree in nursing, health care administration, business administration or related field. If masters is not in nursing then bachelors degree must be in nursing.
Current RN licensure in the state of Minnesota or ability to obtain prior to start date.
3-5 years patient care experience in an acute care setting.
3-5 years recent experience in management and leadership.
3-10 years experience managing a large, complex nursing department(s) in a hospital based setting.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit health system driven to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives. Founded in 1906, Fairview provides exceptional care to patients and communities as one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in Minnesota. Through a close relationship with the University of Minnesota, Fairview offers access to breakthrough medical research and specialty expertise as part of a continuum of care that reaches all ages and health needs.