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Sr Director, Nursing Medical Surgical

Company: WMCHealth
Location: Valhalla
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Sr Director, Nursing Medical Surgical
Company: WMC Advanced Physician Services PC
City/State: Valhalla, NY
Category: Nursing/Nursing Management
Department: Nursing
Position: Full Time
Hours: 5/7 hours
Shift: Variable
Req #: 26334
Posted Date: Oct 26, 2021
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External Applicant link (https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/wmc1/#/preApply/18062) Internal Applicant link
Job Details:
Job Summary:
Under general supervision, an incumbent of this position provides daily operational administration for nursing and other patient care areas at Westchester Medical Center. The incumbent supervises, coordinates, implements and directs ongoing administrative aspects of assigned service lines. An incumbent recommends to the Vice President of Patient Care Services those areas of clinical practice and administration requiring evaluation and change and implements nursing and other patient care programs. In the absence of the Vice President of Patient Care Services, incumbents are responsible for the administration of these service lines. This position differs from the Vice President of Patient Care Services in that the area of responsibility of the Senior Director of Nursing-Nursing Services is smaller in scope. Supervision is exercised over a large number of nursing, professional, clerical, and ancillary personnel. Does related work as required.
Responsibilities:
Supervises, coordinates, implements and directs the ongoing administrative aspects of assigned nursing and patient care areas at Westchester Medical Center;

Participates in evaluation of nursing and clinical practice through peer review;

Assists in the establishment of institutional standards of practice for all aspects of nursing and other patient care services in cooperation with established professional standards of practice;

Establishes qualifications of all levels of staff in conjunction with the Vice President Hospital Nursing Service and Education;

Coordinates the implementation of nursing policies and procedures by conducting staff conferences and through directives, as needed;

Assists in the development of education programs for all staff;

Provides for periodic review of staff by participating in individual evaluation conferences;

Participates in labor-management conferences;

Coordinates clinical programs with specific department heads, as required;

Recommends and establishes appropriate staffing patterns through ongoing evaluation of service line needs;

Investigates and evaluates data and makes recommendations to improve patient care services;

Participates in, monitors and evaluates quality improvement activities;

Participates in hospital and medical board committees;

Assists the Vice President Hospital Nursing Services and Education with the development of department budgets;

Attends meetings, conferences and seminars as required.
Qualifications/Requirements:

Experience:
Six years of professional nursing experience including three years at a supervisory level.
Education:
An Associate degree* in Nursing and six years of professional nursing experience including three years at a supervisory level.
Licenses / Certifications:
Possession of a valid license and current registration, issued by the New York State Department of Education, as a Registered Professional Nurse,
Other:
Satisfactory completion of a Bachelor's or Master's degree* in Nursing, Nursing Administration, or related field may be substituted at the rate of 30 credits per year for up to four years of the above general nursing experience. Special Requirements: N/A
About Us:
WMC Advanced Physician Services PC
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External Applicant link (https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/wmc1/#/preApply/18062) Internal Applicant link

Keywords: WMCHealth, Yonkers , Sr Director, Nursing Medical Surgical, Executive , Valhalla, New York

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