Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 170565-1A
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2021
Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.
About the Job
The Associate Chief Nursing Officer of Maternal Child Health (ACNO) is a key clinical nurse leader responsible for the following:
Ensures the delivery of safe, most effective, efficient, timely and patient-centered services possible in the areas of Mother Baby Unit (MBU), Special Care Nursery (SCN), Labor & Delivery, Maternal Child Health Float Pool, Lactation Services and inpatient adult/pediatric unit.
Collaborates with the CNO, nurse/senior leaders, managers, providers and other disciplines to enhance the care delivery of our patients as they transition across the continuum of care.
Plans, develops and/or directs the implementation of service area initiatives within service lines.
Directs budget management, resource allocation and implements strategies to improve quality and safety of care and service.
Education/Licenses: Master’s degree in Nursing (or closely related field) or must obtain Master’s degree within 5 years of hire (either the Bachelors or Master’s degree must be in Nursing). Preferred: Master’s degree on hire
Required: Current license to practice professional nursing from the Massachusetts Board of Registration
Experience: At least five years of work experience as a nurse, with at least two years in nursing leadership.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.