Director of Cardiovascular Services 9/3/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY DEFINITION: Under the direction of the Chief Nursing Officer of Rideout Health, directs the planning, development, implementation and standardization of clinical nursing processes and systems for all patient care in the areas of clinical practice to support the delivery of high quality patient care.
Broad nursing management experience required.
Knowledge and skill in professional nursing theory and practice, including physiological principles involved in the care of cardiac patients, principles of teaching and learning, research and quality assurance.
Excellent communication, problem-solving and planning skills.
Ability to work well as part of a leadership team.
Ability to work with all levels of the organization effectively to achieve outcomes, direct others and negotiate for desired results.
Knowledge and skill in professional nursing theory and practice, including physiological principles involved in the care of cardiac/surgical patients, principles of teaching and learning, research and quality assurance.
Minimum 5years clinical nursing leadership experience, in nursing care services in an acute care hospital setting within the past ten years.
3years' experience in a Surgical Services leadership role required.
Bachelor's degree Required
Master's degree preferred
Current license to practice professional nursing in the state of California
Current basic life support (BLS) certification
Current Advance Life support (ACLS) preferred
Advanced National Certification preferred