ChristianaCare, a thirdly-designated Magnet organization headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware is searching for a transformational nursing executive for the position of Vice President Perioperative Services. This senior nursing leader is responsible for the delivery of safe, high quality, patient centric clinical care in Christiana Care's Perioperative departments located in Delaware!
The Vice President (VP) provides overall organizational leadership for clinical operations, performance improvement, and financial performance for perioperative services at ChristianaCare (CC) for the Wilmington and Newark Campuses.
Develops and fosters effective collaboration between clinical departments and other affiliated services to ensure an integrated approach to providing perioperative care that enables the mission of ChristianaCare.
Effective liaison and intermediary between perioperative leaders and health system leadership, and the various clinical departments who are primary stakeholders
Drives operational excellence throughout the service area and leads growth of the service line volume, development of new programs and advancement of existing ones
Expected to work closely with physicians and nurse leaders as well as the ChristianaCare operational leadership team to ensure that there is a consistent leadership vision fulfilling our mission to improve the health of the people in our community
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,300 beds), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients.
ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 280 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care. Working for ChristianaCare offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City - all within a short drive or train ride from Newark, DE.