Director-Advanced Practice Nurses

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
4/20/2018
Closes
5/20/2018
Specialty
Managerial
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

As one of the nation's premier centers of excellence in patient care, medical education and biomedical research, NYU Langone Health (NYULH) provides a professional environment in which nurses can perform at their best and excel in their careers. Each and every day, is a new opportunity to learn, to grow, and to be a part of what makes us world-class.

 
 

NYULH nurses can choose from many clinical services and programs to begin or mature a professional career path that can span decades. The many opportunities that are available for nurses at all levels, from new Baccalaureate RN graduates to Advanced Practice Nurses, offer the ability to deliver world class nursing care in an intellectually-stimulating academic environment. Nurses at NYULH also demonstrate their professional practice through participation in the various councils that govern the practice of nursing, the quality of our care, and the discovery of new knowledge.

 
  NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Director-Advanced Practice Nurses.

In this role, the successful candidate will direct the functions of setting objectives, staffing, and coordinating the operational activities of the Advanced Practice Nurses Programs; coordinates activities in preparation for appointment/reappointment, and related credentialing to assure full regulatory compliance; to identifies, implements, and delivers clinical process improvement pertinent to these functions, such as reduction in length of stay and other resource utilization initiatives; provides clinical oversight, and evaluation of performance; supports interdisciplinary collaboration with clinical services and residency programs.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Clinical - Articulates principles of clinical care management and clinical process improvement in terms understandable to entry through expert level of providers.
  • Leadership/Coordination - Demonstrates visibility, accessibility and effective communication that conveys a strong sense of advocacy and support for staff and leadership.
  • Education/Development - Supports participation of advanced practice nurses in activities and educational programs that promote learning and professional development.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse in NY State with current registration required.
  • Masters degree in Nursing or related field required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of clinical experience in acute care nursing.
  • Minimum of 3 years of progressive leadership experience in a position of comparable scope, including clinical case management, project management and evaluation, quality and performance improvement methodologies, and patient education; interdisciplinary leadership experience in team work essential.
  • Experience with data management, analysis, presentation, and computerized information systems essential.
  • Excellent verbal communication, interpersonal and team building skills; self-directed, creative, risk-taker, understanding of change management, professional practice, and current issues and trends in nursing, service line delivery and health care in general.
  • Values the features of an organization that recruits and retains professional nurses who deliver excellent outcomes.
  • Membership in specialty related associations and/or interdisciplinary organizations.
  • Certification in Advanced Practice Nursing and/or Nursing Administration desirable.
  • Physical stamina, manual dexterity, visual and aural acuity to perform responsibilities

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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