Medical Surgical Inpatient Services Nurse Director

Clinical Management Consultants (CMC) is seeking and experienced Nurse Director to work at a 250-bed hospital in Central Washington. The Interim Nurse Director will lead and oversee 4 inpatient nursing units: 49 bed Medical Surgical Unit, 50 bed Observation Unit, Post-Operative Unit and a 24 bed Inpatient Behavioral Health department. The Interim MedSurg Inpatient Nurse Director will report to the ACNO.

The Interim MedSurg Inpatient Nurse Director will work with four Nurse Managers and 175 employees that equate to 154 FTEs. The Nurse Managers’ experience ranges from experience and well tenured to newer and requiring mentorship. The Chief Nursing Officer and ACNO are looking for an Interim Medical Surgical Nurse Director that can improve the staff’s adherence to fundamental nursing practices and increase staff morale. The Interim Nurse Director will work on change the culture back to an empathetic culture and reinvigorate the staff.

This acute care hospital is a Level III Trauma Center and offers comprehensive patients care services including an Emergency Dept that sees ~90,000 patients annually. Other patient services include: Robotic Surgical Services, Cardiac Cath Lab, Radiology, Family Birth Center, NICU, Palliative Care, Pediatrics, General Surgery, Stroke Care, Intensive Care Unit, and more. 

The Interim Nurse Director working with these busy inpatient units will be supported by CMC and employed by CMC. The Consulting RN will be provided local housing, rental car and travel home during the engagement. Clinical Management Consultants places experienced healthcare leaders in contracts similar to this around the country and many Interim Nurses work for three to nine months on site.

This hospital is located in a beautiful part of Washington. In nearly all directions, the Interim MedSurg Nurse Director will enjoy the views of surrounding mountains.