Director of Progressive Care

  • HCA
  • Pensacola, FL, USA
  • Jan 04, 2018

Job Description

Job Code: 00060-7365


No Weekends

The first hospital in the area to offer all private rooms , West Florida Healthcare proudly provides market-leading quality outcomes performance. West Florida Healthcare is also recognized as the area's first Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, the area's first Breast Imaging Center of Excellence , and the area's only Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program. West Florida Healthcare has also been designated as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and has been named as a "Key Performer on Quality Measures" by The Joint Commission for four years in a row. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the all private room acute care hospital, the area's only comprehensive, CARF-accredited physical rehabilitation hospital , a mental health facility , and a cancer center . Affiliated with HCA , the nation's leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare meets the community's healthcare needs in major services such as oncology , orthopedics , cardiology , cardiovascular surgery, robotic-assisted surgery , critical care, neurology/neurosurgery , emergency care , urology , behavioral health , gastroenterology, obstetrics, pulmonary, and rehabilitative medicine.

Position Summary:
  • This Department Director and Registered nurse is responsible for the 24 hour, seven day a week functions of the Progressive Care Unit.
  • Administers plans and evaluates the activities of the department to ensure quality patient care.
  • Develops goals, policies and procedures, prepares and submits operating and capital budgets, participates in multidisciplinary QI teams, consults with staff, physicians and other departments as needed.
  • Manages staffing patterns with the assistance of Nurse Managers, Assistant Nurse Managers and the House Supervisors on a shift-to-shift basis.
  • Follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital. Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to WFH standards of behavior.

BSN is required; Master's Degree in Nursing of Healthcare related field is preferred

License: Current and clear Florida Registered Nurse license required or must be obtained before start date

A minimum of five (5) years management experience is Preferred

Last Edited: 01/19/2018