The Director Patient Care Services provides overall leadership and management for departments by developing short- and long-term departmental strategic plans and goals; developing and directing the implementation of goals, objectives, and performance standards; representing the hospital in national/regional professional organizations; and fiscal oversight for multiple cost centers. The Director, Patient Care Services also provides clinical expertise, promoting evidence-based medicine and nursing and drives continuous process improvement in operational and service excellence. Finally, the Director, Patient Care Services provides leadership in managing Clinical Managers and complex or controversial patient/family issues.
This position will support various departments based out of the Colorado Springs Hospital to include (but not limited to) NICU, PICU, Peds Med/Surg, Respiratory Therapy, Outpatient CCBD, ED/Urgent Care, and Case Management.
Education: Master’s degree in Nursing or a directly related health care field is required.
Experience: Minimum of five (5) years of clinical nursing experience in addition to a minimum of three (3) years of nursing leadership experience. Previous Director Level Experience required.
Certification(s): Certification as a Nurse Executive or Nurse Executive, Advanced is required within two (2) years of hire.
Licensure(s): Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Colorado at the time of hire is required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 66913
About Children's Hospital Colorado
At Children's Hospital Colorado, we see more, treat more and heal more kids than any hospital in our seven-state region. We're experienced and forward-thinking when it comes to the latest methods for diagnosis and treatment. This translates into less invasive treatment, less time, and less stress on you and your children.Our specially trained pediatric experts recognize that families are our partners, which is why we deliver family-centered care. By making the hospital very family-friendly, we make it easier for parents and siblings to be involved in the day-to-day medical, emotional and social needs of their child.