Job Title:   Chief Nursing Officer / UMHC Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Pay Grade:   17
Pay Band Min / Max:   $153,443.00  - 
Position Number:   040578

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.

UMHC/Sylvester currently has a very exciting opportunity available for a Chief Nursing Officer.
The Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) provides strategic leadership as the senior executive position responsible for all nursing and other designated patient care functions/services within the hospital organization. The CNO will assume responsibility for assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating nursing practice on a facility level. Role assumes 24/7 responsibility.
The CNO is accountable to ensure high quality, safe and appropriate nursing care, competency of clinical staff, and appropriate resource management related to patient care. This role represents nursing concerns on the governing board and at medical staff leadership meetings. The CNO is also responsible and accountable for the overall planning, development, coordination, implementation, management and performance of the following services of UMHC/Sylvester: Inpatient Units, Peri-operative Services, Respiratory Therapy, Infection Control/Employee Health, Pediatric Oncology Services, Physical Therapy. They will also provide management oversight of the University of Miami Hospitals Oncology Inpatient Unit. The CNO is responsible for the ongoing evaluation of these services and will work in conjunction with the Medical Directors on optimizing clinical services, physician programs as well as quality and process flow improvement initiatives. The CNO provides leadership to develop and achieve assigned goals through efficient and effective clinical and operational and fiscal management and is accountable for ensuring that the services are efficiently run in regards to providing quality patient care, financial responsibilities, adequate staffing and scheduling, and accountability. She/he is accountable for implementing effective programs that assess measure and improve the quality of care delivered to patients.

Minimum requirements include: Bachelor's degree from an accredited School of Nursing required, Master's or PhD in Health Administrations, Business Public Health, Management, Nursing Practice or Philosophy preferred. Active and current FL RN license. BLS/CPR certification. Minimum of seven (7) years of relevant work experience. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications will be considered.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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