Nurse Director Acute Inpatient Services

An acute care hospital in the Portland metro area is seeking a Nurse Director to oversee two hospital departments. This is a dynamic and challenging position that will have the Nurse Director overseeing 100+ employees and reporting to the hospital's senior leadership team including the Assistant Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Nursing Officer.

 The Nurse Director will be supported by two Nurse Managers that oversee the daily operations of each unit allowing the Nurse Director to focus on strategic initiatives, performance improvement plans,  enhancing patient experience and increasing the quality of patient care. The Nurse Director will oversee the Emergency Department and Women and Children's Services.

Included hospital units are:

  • Emergency Department that has 16 patient care bays and 4 fast track beds
  • Family Birth Unit that is Baby Friendly Designated
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Inpatient Pediatric Department

The Nurse Director working with the Emergency Department and Women's & Children's Services will thrive in this fulfilling role. The ER and Women's/Children's Services Nurse Director will lead an experienced team of healthcare professionals including: Staff Nurse, Nurse Tech, ED support tech, Surgical Tech, Nurse Leader, Nurse Manager, Clinical Specialty Leader, Perinatal Educator, Lactation Consultant. This multi-faceted team aims to provided high quality patient care and enhance the experience for every patient encountered.

The Nurse Director will enjoy living in this part of Portland, OR. The surrounding communities are known for their growth, well-funded public schools and family friendly feel. Moreover, Portland, Oregon has seen a boom in growth related to large companies expanding in this rich talent pool. There is ample opportunity for the entire family to find what they love in this beautiful Pacific Northwest community!