Director of Intensive & Progressive Care Unit, FT

This position is responsible to provides 24 hour leadership and accountability for the clinical practice and operational functions for the area(s) of responsibility.  Ensures the quality of direct and indirect patient care by collaborating intra/interdepartmentally with staff, colleagues, administration, physicians, and others.  Effectively manages material, fiscal and human resources.  Delegates appropriately, demonstrates critical thinking to assure delivery of safe, quality, population specific care.  Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.  Participates in strategic and service growth planning and implementation.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for Nursing education.
  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) required or in progress of obtaining a BSN.
  • Current licensure to practice professional Nursing in the State of Ohio.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification required
  • Certification in critical care area(s) preferred (CCRN; CEN).; ACLS; PALS required within 6 months of service
  • Minimum of 3 years clinical experience in medical/surgical and/or applicable specialty required.
  • Previous management experience of one or more units in related specialty area(s) preferred.
Job Specifics
Department: 
Intensive Care Unit
Status: 
Shift: 
8a-5p
Average Weekly Hours: 
40+
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Tuesday, April 9, 2019