One of healthcare's most successful, respected and innovative organizations, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is pleased to announce the recruitment of a critical leadership role – its next Senior Vice President, Patient Care/Chief Nursing Officer. This is a unique, career-defining opportunity for an exceptional and inspirational nursing leader.
HSS is on a journey. Already the world’s leading healthcare organization focused on musculoskeletal health, it believes in earning – each day – its reputation and position atop the market. Annually serving more than 135,000 patients from all 50 U.S. states and 80 countries, it excels in patient care as well as in research, innovation, and education. HSS has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the nation's top orthopedics hospital for eight consecutive years. Its "Net Promoter Score," a leading indicator of customer satisfaction, is on par with that of Apple Inc. and other organizations that far outpace competitors.
The organization's next Senior Vice President, Patient Care/Chief Nursing Officer (SVP, PC/CNO) will live and breathe this bold vision and look to expand the role beyond that of a traditional nursing officer. Reporting to the President and CEO of HSS, Louis A. Shapiro, the SVP, PC/CNO is a core member of the senior leadership team. This executive will be involved in operations, strategy, and creating the future for more than 1,200 nurses across the continuum of care, as well as collaborating with Mr. Shapiro, leadership colleagues, and care teams to drive growth and innovation – to constantly better a great organization.
In addition to strong credentials and experience, therefore, the ideal candidate will embrace the opportunity to challenge and expand his/her own capabilities, to inspire teammates across a unique, driven organization, and to truly make a difference in the lives of people worldwide.
A Master’s degree in nursing, healthcare administration, business, or related field is required, as well as a current New York RN License or the ability to obtain one.
All confidential nominations and resumes can be directed to: Rachel Polhemus and Lisa DeSimone Arthur at firstname.lastname@example.org; 917.209.0331.