Northwestern Medicine is a network of four award-winning, Magnet®-recognized hospitals and more than 60 sites of care throughout Chicagoland. This translates to more than 4,000 aligned physicians including faculty, residents and researchers who are dedicated to exceptional service based on our mission of Patients First. The treatment provided within our network is informed by the latest research from the Feinberg School of Medicine. Take the opportunity to join us in this promising role:
ASSOCIATE MANAGER Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, Illinois
Under the direction of the manager of Patient Care Services, the professional we select will be responsible for daily operations of more than one patient care wing or department. This individual will ensure the provision of effective daily clinical service operations and compliance with requirements for patient and employee satisfaction, quality, service, and value. Additional responsibilities will include:
Acting as a proactive catalyst for operational change in support of PDCA/PI projects and Lean Rapid Improvement events, as well as general change in the work environment.
Collaborating with Human Resources to direct personnel management in coordinating interviewing schedules, developing a plan for timely completion of evaluations, and recommending coaching/discipline/mentoring plans for staff.
Creating a professional practice environment that is customer-focused.
Working evenings and night shifts as needed in order to coach, mentor staff regarding process improvement (PI), Lean initiatives, quality indicators, and other unit initiatives.
Two or more years of experience in a leadership role.
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
Current licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Illinois and BLS certification.
BSN or BSN with MSN.
Applicable certification within two years from date of hire.
The flexibility to work evenings and night shifts on an as-needed basis for coaching/mentoring purposes.
More than two years of experience in a leadership role.
MSN experience related to care-center patient populations.
ABOUT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE CENTRAL DUPAGE HOSPITAL: Serving the communities of DuPage County for more than 50 years, this Magnet®-recognized, acute-care facility is one of the most extensive surgical hospitals in the state of Illinois and is ranked among the top five hospitals in Illinois and the Chicago metro area by U.S. News & World Report. With more than 1,160 physicians representing 89 medical specialties, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital is a regional leader in oncology, neurology, pediatric, and cardiovascular care, and offers nationally ranked programs in orthopedics and gynecology.
Northwestern Medicine offers exceptional resources, education, growth opportunities, and benefits-including premier health insurance featuring our renowned physician network.
For more information and to apply, please visit us online at: www.nm.org (job # 0038887).