HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Director of Cardiac Step Down in Richmond, Virginia
Henrico Doctors Hospital: We're a 340-bed community hospital with the latest in advanced technology, a combination that enables us to deliver exceptional results. As part of our full range of healthcare services, we specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health—including high-risk pregnancies, maternity and neonatal intensive care—orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants—through the Virginia Transplant Center—and we lead the state in minimally invasive procedures, having performed more da Vinci® robotic-assisted surgeries than any other facility in Virginia.
All HCA Virginia hospitals are Certified Primary Stroke Care Centers, designated by The Joint Commission, which recognizes our exceptional efforts to create better outcomes for potential stroke and heart attack patients. They also are accredited Chest Pain Centers by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
Director of Cardiac Step Down
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Manages the fiscal and clinical operations of assigned area(s) of responsibility and recommends sufficient number of qualified competent persons to provide care. Participates in outside source selection for needed services.
Integrates department services with the hospitals primary function maintaining communication with medical and nursing staffs, Administration, patients and their families/significant other. Coordinates and integrates services within departments.
Develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support provision of services. Supervises nursing staff and assures staff competency.
Conducts ongoing assessment and improvement of the department’s performance. Promotes the Quality Management program of the facility maintaining appropriate quality control programs (where applicable).
Develops, markets, implements, and evaluates new services and programs recommending space and resources needed. Participates in outside source selection for needed services.
Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies.
Develops goals and objectives for assigned area(s) of responsibility and participates in development of goals and objectives for the Nursing Department.
Provides for orientation, inservice training, and continuing education for persons in the department.
Assumes the duties of the Administrative Nursing Supervisor as assigned.
EXPERIENCE Required- Five (5) years current nursing experience; two (2) years of management experience Preferred- Previous experience in Nursing Director capacity
EDUCATION Required- Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing Preferred- A BSN or related health degree is preferred.
LICENSURE Required- Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a registered nurse.
Title: Nurse Director of Cardiac Step Down
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest
Requisition ID: 00448-34736