Executive Director, Patient Care Services at Grande Ronde Hospital in La Grande, OR
Grande Ronde Hospital has retained Cejka Executive Search to recruit an Executive Director for Patient Care Services. Grande Ronde Hospital is a state and nationally recognized and award winning, privately held, not-for-profit health system that includes a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and 10 outpatient clinics. Located in Union County, Oregon with a local population of more than 25,000 residents, Grande Ronde Hospital has led their region of eastern Oregon and southeast Washington in efforts to bring home the best health care to their communities. They are nationally recognized for their award-winning Telemedicine program.
The Executive Director, Patient Care Services provides overall management of clinical, regulatory, administrative and financial direction of hospital-based nursing and clinical service lines including laboratory services; emergency department and physicians; hospitalist providers; anesthesia providers and surgical assistants; rehabilitation and sports medicine services; quality and risk management; dietary, pharmacy, respiratory, sleep, radiology, and infection prevention; employee health; telemedicine; and home care and hospice services. The Executive Director will develop, implement and promote strategies to advance evidence-based clinical standards, quality, service, and operational performance while fostering a professional and high performing work environment. The Executive Director reports to, and will assume responsibility in absence of, the President/Chief Executive Officer.
The successful candidate will demonstrate progressive nursing leadership responsibilities, preferably in a rural health system. A bachelor degree in a health related field with graduate education is desirable. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and the ability to obtain an unrestricted Oregon license is required.
La Grande is nestled against the eastern base of the Blue Mountains, one of Oregon’s oldest and largest mountain ranges. The beauty of the valley also provides a quality of life that few communities can surpass with abundant recreational activities including biking, fishing, skiing, hiking, hunting and more. With the presence of Eastern Oregon University, La Grande is a vibrant community offering diversity and ample cultural activities.
Qualified candidates should contact and submit their resume to:
Paul Esselman Senior Executive Vice President, Managing Director Cejka Executive Search email@example.com 800-209-8143, ext. 63465
Internal Number: 162042
About Grande Ronde Hospital
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