North Shore Medical Center
For more than half a century, North Shore MedicalCenter has broughtquality, specialized medical care to Dade and Broward Counties. With 357beds, a medical staff of 400-plus and more than 700 employees, North Shore excelswith its cancer center, maternity care, advanced technology and more highlyrated services.
NorthShore offers a broad spectrum of specialties. Fully accredited by theJCAHO, we take pride in our dedication to the community we serve. When wefirst opened our doors, our physician founders voiced a commitment to be apatient-oriented hospital. We still carry this same commitment to providecompassionate care.
NorthShore's Centers of Excellence include the C. Gordon Griffith CancerCenter, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Wound Treatment Center andPain Care Center. With the addition of Stereotactic Radiosurgery, North Shoreis utilizing X-Knife technology as well as Intensity Modulated RadiationTherapy (IMRT). Our Outpatient Surgicaland Diagnostic Center provides the convenience our patients need with thequality care that is our hallmark.
TheNorth Shore campus is easily accessible from all areas of Dade and BrowardCounty via I-95. Just a few blocks westof I-95, we are less than a mile west of the Village of Miami Shores. Ourbeautiful landscaped campus is secure and facilitates the communityoutreach, education and exercise programs offered.
NorthShore's mission is to provide an environment that enhances the health andwell-being of our internal and external customers. This environment facilitates and encouragesthe spirit of community and teamwork in caring for our patients.
North Shore Medical Center iscommitted to constantly improving our quality through independently documentedmeasures of our performance. Among our awards and distinctions:
American Heart Association’s,Get with the Guidelines-Silver Plus Performance Achievement Awards for HeartFailure and Coronary Artery Disease; Gold for Stroke.
CIGNA Quality Designations forAdult Pneumonia, Caesarean Section, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, LaparoscopicGallbladder Removal, Stroke and Vaginal Delivery.
Earned an "A" HospitalSafety Score from the Leapfrog Group, 2015.
The Chief Nursing Officer reports directly to the ChiefExecutive Officer of North Shore Medical Center.
Please take a few minutes to view this video on TenetNursing, and then review the responsibilities and qualifications shown afterthe video:
Key CNO Responsibilities
The Chief NursingOfficer provides strategic leadership as the senior executive positionresponsible for all nursing and other designated patient care functions andservices within the hospital organization. The role assumes responsibility for assessing, planning, coordinating,implementing and evaluating nursing practice on a facility level. The role assumes 24/7 responsibility and hasaccountability to ensure high quality, safe and appropriate nursing care,competency of clinical staff, and appropriate resource management related topatient care. The Chief Nursing Officer represents nursing concerns on thegoverning board and at medical staff leadership meetings.
A competitive compensation program will be tailored to theselected candidate. Base salary will besupplemented by a performance bonus and comprehensive, well-rounded benefitsprogram, which includes relocation assistance.
An academic degreein nursing is required, and a Master’s degree in Nursing or related field(Health Administration, Business, Public Health, or Management) is alsorequired.
Active and current registered nurse license in the state ofresidence/practice is required.
Current CENP or NEA certification preferred.
Required Background Experience
At least five yearsof progressive management experience in a facility environment as an AssociateChief Nursing Officer or Nursing Director of multiple, complex nursingdepartments.
Highly effectiveinterpersonal and communication skills.
Proven leadershipability and facility operational expertise.
Ability to serve asrole model and advocate for the professional discipline of nursing.
Strong labor relations background.
An individual ableto effectively and efficiently organize patient care promoting optimaloutcomes, patient safety, and patient, physician and employeesatisfaction.
An individual with proven success recruiting, retaining anddeveloping staff. Someone effective in mentoring and developing staff,encouraging professional growth and achievement.
Takes the lead incomplying with regulatory standards, rules and laws.
Proven ability to identify the need for change,anticipating, recognizing and creatively solving resistance to change; workingwith others to view change as a challenge and opportunity for growth. Displays an ability to be a risk taker andassume the role of change agent. However, someone who understands theimportance of collegiality, collaboration and team spirit.
A credible nurse leader who utilizes communication, coaching,sponsorship and training to successfully manage the people-side of change inorder to realize successful outcomes of a business change.
One who is positive,creative and innovative with a strong understanding of the business aspects ofhealthcare and the acumen to play a substantive role in developing strategies,budgets and business plans. Financiallyastute, with a solid understanding of cost issues and initiatives.
Clearly a leader by example, able to articulate a clearvision and expectations for patient care services and other areas ofresponsibility.
An individual ofhighest personal and professional integrity, principle and knowledge, earningrespect and support when making difficult decisions and choices. Able to establish immediate credibility withpeers, senior leadership, medical staff, and the Board.
A collaborative and operational manager who will giveemployees a voice and encourage full participation of all team members.
Excellentinterpersonal skills; a dedicated listener, comfortable in a variety ofsettings dealing with diverse constituencies; a broad thinker. The ability tocommunicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing.
A leader who will inspire confidence and establish a senseof common direction and vision for the medical staff.
IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS.