Chief Nursing Officer (Job Opening 460776) - The Chief Nurse Officer (CNO) is responsible for the practice of nursing at the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (James) by ensuring consistency in the standard of nursing practice across the clinical settings. As a member of the James senior leadership team, the CNO supports and facilitates an interdisciplinary team approach to the overall delivery of care to patients, families, and the community. The CNO leads quality, safety, and innovation initiatives in partnership with the Hospital Executive Directors. The Chief Nurse Officer ensures the vision, strategic direction, and the advancement of the profession of Nursing at the James under the direction of the Executive Director, Patient Services.
The Chief Nurse Officer ensures the continued advancement of the nursing profession throughout the health system. This position is responsible for driving the nursing strategic plan in collaboration with health system executive directors to deliver excellent patient care. The role will include responsibility for performance improvement, program management, business operations, budgets, resource utilization, financial stewardship, and maintenance of the professional contract with the Ohio State University Nursing Organization (OSUNO). The Chief Nurse will lead the overall operations in nursing which includes oversight, support, and advocacy for nursing quality, patient safety, nurse engagement, physician collaboration, and service excellence.
Master's degree in Nursing required. Doctorate or advanced degree in a health-related field (e.g., health services, public health, nursing, business or health administration) preferred. Minimum ten years of administrative responsibility within a complex academic health care organization and with progressive experience in nursing leadership roles. Current Ohio RN license required.
Internal Number: 460776
About The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-James Cancer Hospital & Solove Research Center
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center consists of The Ohio State University Health System, the College of Medicine, the Health Sciences Library and the Faculty Group Practice. It is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the country and the only academic medical center in central Ohio. As the Midwest’s highest-ranked hospital for safety and patient care according to Vizient, the OSU Wexner Medical Center is committed to continuously set the standard for world- class care.
The OSU Wexner Medical Center is earning international distinction in several programs, including cancer, critical care, heart, imaging, neurosciences and transplantation. These programs, and key research programs of behavioral health, biomedical informatics and human genetics, are important to providing science-based and individually tailored patient care. In addition, clinical care is offered in virtually every medical specialty and subspecialty through a unified physician practice, representing more than 1,700 pre-eminent physicians. Seven hospitals and a network of community-based offices and care centers manage nearly 2 million patient visits and more than 70,000 admissio...ns each year.
The medical center has more than 20 research centers and institutes, along with 25 core research laboratories that promote collaboration among experts from virtually all departments, divisions and branch campuses of OSU. As part of the medical school campus, multiple core facilities exist to facilitate high impact basic, translational and clinical research.
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Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute, and the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC-James) – The OSUCCC-James is the only cancer program in the United States that features a National Cancer Institute (NCI) – designated comprehensive cancer center aligned with a nationally ranked academic medical center and a freestanding cancer hospital on the campus of one of the nation’s largest public universities.
The OSUCCC-James is the third-largest cancer hospital in the nation with a 356-bed adult patient-care component and a 36-bed BMT unit. The OSUCCC-James is one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation as ranked by U.S. News & World Report and has achieved Magnet® designation for quality patient care and professional nursing practice. At 21 floors with more than 1.1 million square feet, The OSUCCC-James is a new, transformational facility that fosters collaboration and integration of cancer research and clinical cancer care.
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