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90417 - Consider this leadership/management opportunity to become the Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at this leading academic children's hospital in the Pacific Northwest area of the U.S. The Director has the responsibility for the overall management and cost-effective operation of the 32 bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in its fast-paced environment. This nursing leader plans, directs, and manages the efficient functioning of the unit and its staff to ensure safe, quality, nursing care for their pediatric patients.
This leading academic children's hospital is nationally ranked in all pediatric specialties in U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals for 2017-18. It has achieved Magnet status for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice, and the distinguished Beacon Award for critical care excellence has been awarded to their PICU. As the city it's located in continues to expand and gain influence on the West Coast, this leading academic children's hospital is positioned at the top of the medical treatment arena in pediatrics. Don't miss this opportunity to join a medical institution with the highest quality of care as its standard, operating in a city that exemplifies all of the finer aspects of the Pacific Northwest lifestyle.
For more information please contact Jill Gilliland, Melnic Healthcare Providers Community, at email@example.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.
Responsibilities for the Director, PICU Job:
Provide clinical practice and operational leadership in the PICU department
Manage the human resource function including selection, development, training, motivation, evaluation and discipline of departmental personnel
Direct and manage contracted services to meet patient and organization needs
Develop, implement and manage the strategic plan to respond to anticipated trends, changes in treatment, economics or patient needs
Provide leadership in developing and implementing strategic initiatives for operations, patient flow, facilities, capital and operating budgets, and staffing
Develop, implement and monitor the department operating budget
Manage development, implementation and assessment of policies and procedures
Assure ongoing accrediting and regulatory compliance in an environment that promotes patient and environmental safety
Qualifications for the Director, PICU Job:
Current RN license in the State of Washington, required
Current BLS, PEARS, or PALS certification, required
Must obtain national certification in a clinical specialty area or leadership within 3 years, required