Associate Nurse Executive, Quality, Development and Advanced Practice Nursing
Cook County Health
Chicago, IL 60612
Reports directly to the Chief Nursing Officer for Cook County Health (CCH). Oversees quality, staff development and advanced practice programs. Works closely with the Chief Quality Officer for hospital based and ambulatory services to develop and manage the nursing service plan for quality, performance improvement and professional development. Assumes overall responsibility for the operations for the CCHHS advanced practice nursing services.
The Associate Nurse Executive, Quality, Development & Advance Practice reports to the Chief Nursing Officer.
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A current and valid Illinois Nursing License no later than two (2) weeks prior to commencement of employment with CCH.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Master’s degree in health administration, public health, nursing or business administration or a doctoral degree in nursing.
Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) or obtained within one (1) year of hire.
Progressive leadership experience with seven (7) years of executive level position with at least five (5) of these years in a leadership role such as Chief Nursing Officer, Vice President, Associate Vice President, Nurse Executive, etc. for a large public or private health care system with responsibility for directing and overseeing quality and performance improvement programs
Advanced Certification in performance improvement is (Lean Six Sigma for health care Green Belt level education/certification or higher)
Certification as a Nurse Executive, Advanced (NEA-BC) or Nurse Executive (NE-BC)
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County. CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.