Providence Health & Services Chief Nursing Executive-Nursing Administration in Medford, Oregon


Providence is calling a Chief Nursing Executive to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR.

We are seeking applications for a Chief Nursing Executive to Providence Medford Medical Center. The Nursing Executive is accountable for the provision and quality of all nursing services at a facility level in support of Providence Health & Services System and Regional goals. This includes strategically ensuring a balance of optimal and efficient patient care; staff, patient, and physician satisfaction; and cooperative partnerships with other organizational departments and professional groups. With a constant focus on patient-centeredness and staff and patient safety, the Nurse Executive creates and maintains standards and systems for care delivery at their facility. These systems of care delivery system promote evidence-based practice and are designed to support the management of productivity targets within a context of constant change in patient volumes, patient acuity, and available resources. Through leading in patient care delivery and planning strategically, consistently supports efficient and effective patient care services, and achieving organizational and system goals. This includes advancing the strategic vision and goals of the Oregon Nursing Center of Excellence. Constructively manages change and promotes a team-based approach.

In this position you will:

  • Actively supports and incorporates the mission and core values into daily activities. Treats all others with respect and demonstrates excellence, justice and compassion in daily work and relationships with others.

  • Maintain confidentiality of all information related to patients, medical staff, employees, and as appropriate, other information.

  • Demonstrate service excellence and positive interpersonal relations in dealing with others, including patients/families/members, employees, managers, medical staff, volunteers and community members, so that productivity and positive relations are maximized.

  • Consistently demonstrates and incorporates principles of safety and infection control into daily activities as outlined in Environment of Care, Infection Control, and Exposure Control manuals and department safety policies/procedures. Consistently uses personal protective equipment as required and takes appropriate precautions whenever there is potential for contact with blood, body fluids, chemicals and/or other hazardous materials. Maintains knowledge of work-appropriate aspects of environment of care programs, complies with policies and reports unsafe conditions. Successfully completes Environment of Care Healthstream modules in the required timeframes and participates in fire drills and emergency exercises.

  • Develop individual objectives consistent with the Providence Health System's Oregon Management System. Measures and reports on individual objectives quarterly.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • BSN; MSN or Master's in related field.

  • 10 years of progressive success in nursing and/or health care administration.

  • National Certification from ANA or Professional Organization in relevant field of clinical expertise strongly recommended.

  • Current Oregon RN License.

  • Tenacious Implementer

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or

their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues

throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient

care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they

can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence

Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and

welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence,

addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated

wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining

situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to

their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for

their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every

person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies

to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet

medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas,

ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to

charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a

vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of

healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Director / Executive

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 137773