Providence Health & Services Director of Nursing ( Full Time - Day Shift ) in Tarzana, California


Providence is callinga Director of Nursing to the Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana,CA.

Inthis position you will be responsible for:

  • Planning,implementing and promoting the nursing standards and ensuring high quality,individualized patient care for assigned clinical areas, consistent with thephilosophy and objectives of the Medical Center.

  • Assist in the coordination of activitiesrequired to attain and maintain ANCC Magnet ® Status.

  • This position will oversee the following departments, but the service line may be adjusted as needed:

  • Telemetry

  • Med/Surg-Ortho

  • Med/Surg-Oncology

  • Med/Surg-General Surgery


Required qualificationsfor this position include:

  • Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required

  • Active California state RN license

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification forHealthcare Providers from the American Heart Association (AHA),American Red Cross (ARC) or Military Training Network (MTN).

  • Current LA Fire Safety Card within 90 days of hire

  • Minimum of three(3) years progressivemanagement experience in the field of expertise

  • Minimumfive (5) years’ experience in an acute care setting in Med/Surg orCritical Care

  • Abilityto communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to deal with multiple priorities and short timeframes

Preferred qualificationsfor this position include:

  • Masters of Nursing degree (MSN); Masters in HealthcareAdministration or related field highly desired

  • Varied acute care clinical background

  • Prior experience with ANCC Magnet ® Status accreditation

  • National certification in area of specialty

  • Research knowledge and experience

About the hospital youwill serve.

Providence Tarzana

Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San

Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and

vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the

special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion &

Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central

location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the

largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley.

Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated

technology with a personal touch.

Providence Health & Services

cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are

continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of

our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice,

excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years

in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health &

Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality

health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a

drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

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 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 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: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 160121