Lower Bucks Hospital is seeking an experienced nurse leader to provide strategic leadership as the senior executive position responsible for all nursing and other designated patient care functions and services within the hospital.
Responsibilities include assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating nursing practice. The role assumes 24/7 responsibility and has accountability to ensure high quality, safe and appropriate nursing care, competency of clinical staff, and appropriate resource management related to promote optimal outcomes, patient safety and care, patient satisfaction and physician and staff engagement.
Candidates for the Chief Nursing Officer position must possess current registered nurse license in Pennsylvania with an academic degree in nursing. Master's degree in Nursing or related field (Health Administration, Business, Public Health or Management) with at least five years of progressively responsible leadership experience in a hospital as a Nursing Director of multiple, complex nursing departments, preferably in a unionized environment is strongly preferred. Must have a strong working knowledge of regulatory standards, rules and laws.
We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
Internal Number: N18-185
About Lower Bucks Hospital
Lower Bucks Hospital is a 170 bed acute care hospital located in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, PA. We offer competitive salary and benefits including paid vacation & holiday, health, dental, life insurance, disability, tuition reimbursement and 401(k) with employer match. LBH is a member of Prime Healthcare, named by Modern Healthcare as “The Fastest Growing Hospital System” operating 44 hospitals in 14 states. It is one of the nation’s leading health services providers.