GUNNISON VALLEY HOSPITAL Chief Nursing Officer in Gunnison, Colorado

1. POSITION: Chief Nursing Officer2. DUTIES:a. The CNO directs and supervises professional Nursing and auxiliarypersonnel rendering patient care services including the departments of E.D.,O.B., Pharmacy, Surgery, Case Management, Oncology, InfectionControl/Employee Health, Med/Surg, Swing Bed and the contractedRegistered Dietician. Plans and conducts interdisciplinary conferences anddiscussions to encourage participation in formulating departmental andhospital-wide policies, promote initiative, solve problems, andinterpret new regulations and standards.b. Actively partners with physicians to achieve the mission of GunnisonValley Hospital.c. Monitors quality of patient care and demonstrates commitment tocontinuous improvement.d. Utilizes management and financial reports to achieve budget targets.e. Actively builds open and constructive relationships promoting integrityamong departments and staff members.f. Participates with Executive Team and Senior Management to assist withstrategic planning of hospital operations and future needs.g. Participates in Administrative Call duties.3. REQUIREMENTS:a. Education: Master's degree is required; may be in MHA, MBA, orsimilar. If the Master's degree is not in Nursing, then a Bachelor's orDoctorate's must be in nursing.b. Experience: Minimum five (5) years professional nursing experience,including satisfactory experience as a nurse in an acute care setting,preferably in a rural environment. Minimum two (2) years managementexperience.3. OTHER REQUIREMENTS:a. Licenses/Certification: Current licensure with the Colorado StateBoard of Nursing as a Registered Nurse. Current BLS Certification.5. PREFERRED SKILLS:a.6. WAGE:a. Wages will be discussed in the interview.7. SHIFTS:a. Full Timeb. Work Hours: Mon-Fri, 8a-5pm, Administrative Call required8. JOB SITE:a. Gunnison, CO9. BENEFITS:a. Yes, benefits are available10. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:a. Apply onlineAll offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of anegative 10 panel drug screen test*, criminal background check, referencechecks, infection prevention procedures (TB test, Flu Shot,immunization records, etc.), physical capacity profile andacknowledgement of pIf you meet the minimum requirements for this position, please click on How to Apply' to view application information. You must be registeredwith Connecting Colorado to view the application information (registrationis available at no cost).