Chief Nursing Officer

Ascension Health Waco, TX
Job ID: 259616Chief Nursing OfficerWaco, TexasRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Chief Nursing Officer

City, State: Waco,TX

Location: Providence Health Ctr

Department: Nursing Administration 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Job Description

The Chief Nursing Officer oversees and provides executive leadership to nursing organization. Responsible for the development of overall strategic nursing plan.


It is expected that all of the duties and responsibilities will be performed in a manner which reflects the core values of Ascension: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity, and Dedication.

* Collaborates with Ascension leadership and medical staff to identify and develop new patient care programs, policies and procedures

* Proven success developing and implementing a program to measure, assess and improve the quality of nursing care provided by the organization

* At a market level, ensures compliance with applicable laws and regulations related to nursing services and healthcare

* Assures continuity and consistency of nursing care standards and practice across Ascension

* Develops and implements Ascension nursing policies, objectives, and initiative

* Reviews nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards

* Provides feedback, coaching, development, and performance reporting to nursing staff

* Using a high level of financial acumen, oversees productivity, operations, budget, and financial targets

* Ensures that all patients receive the highest quality care

* Keeps current on innovative concepts, practices, and procedures in nursing

* Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

* Provides consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level nursing contributor/specialist for the area



* Required Credential(s):

* Licensed e--> l-->Registered Nurse credentialed from the y-->.


* Diploma

* Bachelor's degree in Nursing required

* Master's degree highly preferred

Work Experience:

* 3 - 5 Years Required CNO Experience

* 1 Year Preferred Leadership/Mgmt Experience.

* Strong operational background preferred

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE M/F/D/V).

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