A 400+ bed not-for-profit hospital in New Mexico is seeking a Nurse Director of Medical Surgical to join their team.
The Nurse Director Med/Surg will be joining a hospital system comprised of several hospitals throughout New Mexico. This hospital system has been serving the residents of New Mexico since the early 1900's and continues to expand to better meet the needs of the community and now serves about 875,000 residents. This hospital system has been awarded several notable awards including being named one of the best regional hospitals as well as one of America's best hospitals. This hospital has also been recognized for their surgical outcomes, heart attack, stroke care, anti coagulation, bypass surgery, and cancer care. This hospital has been awarded a LeapFrog Score of "A" which is the highest grade a hospital can be given for their excellent patient safety.
As the RN Director of Medical/Surgical you will Direct a team of excellent Nurse Managers, Medical Surigcal RN's and Nurse Educators under the direction of the Chief Nursing Officer and will have clinical oversight of the unit, with the support of team leadership. The Nurse Director of Medical Surgical Services will oversee a multi-specialty department that provides care to a mix of patients including those requiring critical care, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology and medical oncology. This Nurse Leader will collaborate with board certified physicians who work closely across all specialties.
The Medical Surgical Services Nurse Director will provide leadership for the process of planning, directing, integrating and coordinating activities to achieve departmental objectives. This Medical Surgical Director will be responsible for personnel management, budget planning and monitoring, scheduling, systems improvement, compliance with regulatory requirements, strategic planning, and participates in direct patient care as necessary as well as serve as a mentor to the staff, sponsoring training, skills development and performance improvement.
This hospital system is located in beautiful New Mexico, the land of enchantment, offers a truly unique travel experience. Those who travel to New Mexico will find a state rich with hot springs, desert vegetation, and Native American artwork. Whether you’re an adventure junkie who likes to explore canyons and caves, a snow bunny who enjoys hitting the slopes, or a foodie with a taste for spice, New Mexico is the place to be. Visit New Mexico for the fiery food, cowboy adventures, amazing murals, ski escapes and bounty of cultural events. From its desert landscape to its luxurious ski resorts, New Mexico travel offers a variety of adventures at every turn. No matter what the Medical Surgical Nurse Director likes to do they are sure to find it in New Mexico.
Don't miss out on this rare and exciting opportunity to join an organization that is dedicated to bettering the lives of the community. They stand ready to offer a competitive salary, generous benefits and work life balance. Not only is the Medical Surgical Director position flexible and autonomous but also gives you the power and ability to be creative, make changes, and have a true impact on the culture and development of the hospital system you work for. This is an unparalleled position in that you would be at the very top, working as a partner, hand in hand with the Executive Leadership to create an excellent patient care and work environment for all. This position is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. Apply Today!