Senior Director of Nursing - Psychiatric Inpatient Adult and Adolescent
Company: Pinewood Springs
Posted on: October 14, 2019
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
Pinewood Springs Behavioral Health-Columbia, TNInpatient
Psychiatric ServicesFull-time Monday - FridayMember of the TriStar
Division of HCA--Our Mission- Above all else, we---re committed to
the care and improvement of human life.
For us, it's all about people. Here at HCA, you will find that
caring extends to our patients, employees, and the communities we
serve. It is demonstrated by industry leading patient satisfaction
scores, defined pathways for your personal and professional growth,
and the impact of the over 30,000 volunteer hours we provide
annually. Our dedication has led to awards of recognition including
being named a--World---s Most Admired Company--by--Fortune
Magazine.----Are you looking for an employer with many different
career options and a people-focused culture? You---ve come to the
right place.--HCA at a glance--A few of the benefits we provide
- Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional
- Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness
- 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
- New Extended Family Leave
- Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
- Hundreds of consumer discounts
- Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial
PlannerAbout this opportunity:TriStar Pinewood Springs Behavioral
Health--is a new 60-bed, 49,900 sq. ft. facility that will be
located at 1001 North James Campbell Boulevard in Columbia,
Tennessee. The facility will serve both adult and adolescent
We areseeking an Nursing Directort for our newbehavioral health
hospital to ensure that we continue toprovide all patients with
high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing teamthat works hard
to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal additionlike you
who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to
applynow!--TriStarPinewood Springs Behavioral Health is a brand
new, state of the arthospital opening to patients in Fall 2019.
This 60-bed, 49,900 sq. ft. facilitywill be located at 1001 North
James Campbell Boulevard in Columbia, Tennessee.The facility will
serve both adult and adolescent patients.--
The--Senior Director of Nursing--isresponsible for the practice of
Nursing at TriStar Pinewood Springs Behavioral Health byensuring
consistence in the standard of practice across the clinical
ADVANCE PATIENT SAFETY THROUGHSYSTEMS THINKING AND DESIGN BY:
- Initiating and overseeing proactiveevaluation and redesign of
systems to improve care processes (e.g. forcingfunctions,
checklists, error causation thinking, human factors, and
appliedinformatics, culture) to prevent future errors.
- Monitoring literature andprofessional organizations for new or
revised best practices related to patientsafety.
- Demonstrating expertise in mentalhealth promotion and
maintenance of high quality, comprehensive patient care.
- Working effectively with Clinicaland Medical Directors to
monitor and evaluate program standards and guidelines.
- Functioning as liaison betweenphysicians and nursing staff to
ensure optimum patient care.
- Providing leadership and directionfor the development of
strategies to promote recruitment, retention andrecognition of
excellence in clinical staff.
- Participating in the planning,implementation, and evaluation of
clinical programs and services, assuringappropriate resources for
the delivery of care.
- Fostering a multidisciplinaryapproach to patient care, and the
coordination of care among disciplines.IDENTIFY AND MITIGATE
PATIENT SAFETY RISK BY:
- Effectively reporting,investigating, and analyzing patient
safety incidents, medical errors, andpotential risks in the
facility and presenting findings.
- Providing proactive and reactivepatient safety activities
including participation in root cause analysis,failure mode effect
analysis and Sentinel Event Alerts in regards to thefacilitation of
process, planning, implementation and evaluation ofeffectiveness of
process changes.IMPROVE CLINICAL OUTCOMES BY:Fostering open
communication,facilitating alignment of performance expectations
and resources, generatingbuy-in, and engaging executive leaders,
clinical leaders, and the Board in thefacility---s patient safety
agenda.Assumes responsibility for thecounseling and evaluation of
nursing staff in an objective, consistent andtimely
manner.Providing direct supervision,guidance, and support to
nursing staff utilizing effective communicationskills.Assisting
with referral developmentand community education
activities.Maintaining and upgrading knowledgeof psychiatric
nursing by engaging activities that enhances current knowledge.
Maintaining appropriate staffingpatterns with the guidelines for
assigned program to ensure optimum patientcare and understanding
FTE requirements for each program and hospital function.Ensuring
that all nursing servicesare provided in compliance with all
applicable standards-- Qualifications Education & Experience:
---Master's degree in nursing or another appropriate postgraduate
health science degree is required or proof of enrollment with a
written plan to advanced degree completion is required
---3- 5 years of experience in management and supervisory nursing
role; most recent 3 of the last 5 years of leadership must have
been in a direct leadership role in a hospital setting or direct
patient care environment required.
---Extensive behavioral health experience in child and adolescent
Licenses, Certifications, & Training:
---Current Registered Nurse license without restrictions
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Personal Characteristics:
---Verbal, interpersonal and quantitative skills typically acquired
through management experience and completion of an advanced
---Strong organizational, analytical and communication abilities as
well as excellent problem-solving and decision-making
---Exhibits good judgment and emotional stability.
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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