Requisition Number: 2023-4524
Type of Position: Full-Time
Location: Kingston, PA
Signet Health is assisting our client, Wyoming Valley Behavioral Health, in identifying a seasoned Chief Nursing Officer, CNO for a new free-standing psychiatric hospital located in Kingston, PA.
The CNO reports directly to the CEO and has accountability for managing resources, (human, material and financial) ensuring quality, cost-effective delivery of services for the adult population. This person is recognized as a professional role model and promotes an environment that supports the goals, mission, vision, philosophy and values of Wyoming Valley Behavioral Health.
Leads the development and implementation of quality and utilization standards across the continuum of care to ensure coordinated plans of treatment, patient focused delivery of services and cost-effective utilization of necessary services. Builds trust with the nursing staff through visibility.
Candidates should have a minimum of 8 years of professional nursing experience, preferably in a free-standing hospital or Inpatient psychiatric setting and a minimum of 5 years experience in management and leadership with knowledge of data management and analysis, budget, staff development and progressive discipline in order to supervise planning and implementation of care.
Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast-paced environment, demonstrate effective problem-solving skills, and display proficient oral/written communication skills. Previous adult behavioral health experience is required. Candidates must have active Pennsylvania RN license or be eligible for endorsement. Master’s degree in Nursing, Healthcare, Public Administration or Business is strongly preferred and Bachelor of Nursing is required.