Witt/Kieffer has been retained to conduct the search for the next Chief Nursing Officer of Van Wert County Hospital (VWCH) in Van Wert, Ohio.
VWCH is an independent, non-profit hospital whose mission is to deliver high quality patient care across a continuum of services to over 70,000 people in rural west central Ohio. Located in Van Wert, Ohio, VWCH offers a comprehensive range of services to people of all ages. The CNO is a critical member of the executive leadership team at VWCH.
VWCH is one of the top employers in the community with approximately 500 employees, a medical staff of 150 physicians; the hospital is licensed for 99 beds. VWCH has a long history of strong financial performance with net patient revenues close to $50M and 600 days of cash on hand.
The CNO will be responsible for leading, planning, organizing, delegating, and coordinating all nursing and related clinical services departments throughout Van Wert County Hospital. He/she will ensure that the safest and highest quality clinical services are provided within the facility. Other responsibilities include staff productivity, the development, interpretation and implementation of departmental measurable goals, budgets and long range plans, and the strategic development/leadership of the clinical/patient care services. This position will be accountable for the accomplishment of results and the achievement of objectives, consistent with the hospital/system mission, values and operational and strategic plans.
The ideal candidate will have experience as a nurse executive within an acute care setting. He/she should have the ability to develop strong partnerships and communicate effectively with all organizational stakeholders. This individual should have the ability to act as a key clinical leader within the organization and collaborate well with the executive leadership team. The CNO should be seen as an approachable and engaging yet outcomes focused executive with the ability to achieve results.
Nominations or expressions of interest should be directed to Nelson Mann or Hans Henson, the executive search consultants leading this recruitment through the office of Hans Henson at email@example.com or 510 740 1841. Thank you for your time and consideration.