Director Nursing Services - Acute Care Telemetry/Central Monitors
The Acute Care Telemetry/Central Monitors Nursing Services Director at Northwest Medical Center oversees operations in order to maintain standards of patient care; advises leadership, patient care staff and administrators in matters related to nursing service.
Directs the establishment and implementation of policies and develops organizational structure and standards of performance. Interprets policies and objectives of nursing service to staff and community groups. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required - Bachelors degree (BSN) in nursing
Preferred - Master's degree
Required - Five (5) years relevant professional experience with three (3) years experience in leadership.
Required - Current Arizona license as a Registered Nurse; and American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS.
Skills: Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills. Work effectively with administrators, physicians, peers and all members of the health care team. Computer competency including Word, Excel, and be able to extract data Previous supervisory experience required.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.