Nurse Director of Inpatient Acute Care Services

A reputable comprehensive and full-service hospital offering a broad spectrum of integrated services in warm and sunny Central Coast of California is now actively searching for Nurse Director of Inpatient Acute Care Services to join its prestigious team of professionals!

The Nurse Director of Inpatient Acute Care Services will demonstrate compassion, respect and caring while working within the scope of practice overseeing the Medical Surgical, Intensive Care Unit, Telemetry and Pediatrics. The Nursing Director of Critical Care and Medical Surgical will work collaboratively with all other healthcare team members toward the best outcomes for the patient and the organization.

The Nurse Director of Intensive Care Unit and Medical Surgical will be responsible for providing operational leadership in the oversight, design, development, implementation and facilitation of comprehensive clinical programs, including hospital operational and quality efforts for 30 bed Medical Surgical unit and 12 bed ICU. The Inpatient Acute Care Nurse Director will provide information and support in maintaining compliance with regulatory and accreditation requirements.

The Acute Care Services Nurse Director will be responsible in assisting the hospital to meet strategic objectives by utilizing knowledge of budgeting process to manage costs. The Nursing Director of Inpatient Acute Care will forecast financial impact of planned programs, services and operational initiatives for Medical Surgical, Telemetry, Critical Care Unit, and Pediatrics departments. Strives for consistency in management practices by facilitating process agreement among the other Clinical Directors.

The Acute Care Inpatient Services Director will be aware of and fulfill legal, professional, regulatory agency, and institutional responsibilities. The Nurse Director of Medical Surgical, Critical Care, Telemetry and Pediatric Services will be responsible for developing and implementing plans to meet or exceed customer needs and simultaneously assuring excellent quality and service outcomes for the acute care services areas.

The Acute Care Inpatient Nurse Director will support and integrate quality assessment and improvement into daily work activities. The Inpatient Acute Care Nurse Director functions with limited supervision, utilizes independent and collaborative judgment in decision-making, and demonstrates leadership and problem solving skills. The Telemetry, Pediatrics, Medical Surgical and Critical Care Administrative Director is highly visible among staff, peers, physicians, and other functions/departments.

Accredited by the Joint Commission, the hospital has an active medical staff of 25 representing 15 specialties. Comprehensive services include inpatient and outpatient care; medical and surgical services; and diagnostic and emergency care, to name a few. The hospital remains committed to providing quality, patient-centered care, strong customer service, and wellness activities in the community. Join now!