Vice President of Nursing/Chief Nursing Officer Burke Rehabilitation Hospital White Plains, NY
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, a leader in medical rehabilitation for more than one hundred years, is an integral part of the Montefiore Health System and is academically affiliated with the prestigious Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Burke is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. Located in White Plains, NY, Burke is a 150-bed acute rehabilitation hospital, dedicated to adult rehabilitation medicine. Burke provides inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation for a broad range of neurological, musculoskeletal, cardiac, and pulmonary disabilities caused by disease or injury. Burke treats patients who have suffered a stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, amputation, complicated fracture, arthritis, cardiac and pulmonary disease, and neurological disorders. Patients must be able to participate in intense physical, occupational and speech therapy. Burke’s personalized care is the result of expert, interdisciplinary teams, led by a range of highly respected medical specialists. Burke's full-time physicians include neurologists, physiatrists, internists, rheumatologists, pulmonologists, and neurophysiologists.
As a leader in the field rehabilitation, Burke also conducts clinical research. Patients may have the opportunity to participate in cutting edge medical research for ongoing studies within the hospital or with Burke Medical Research Institute, an on-campus research partner. Current studies being conducted include: stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and pharmacological studies to name just a few.
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is searching for a qualified and dedicated Vice President of Nursing / CNO. The Vice President of Nursing / CNO is responsible for focusing on a high-quality patient experience, managing & mitigating risk, participating in performance initiatives, and conducting nursing research studies in compliance with all regulatory standards and IRB protocols. Departments that report directly to the position include; Nursing Services, Nursing In-Service, EKG, Employee Health, Infection Control, Nursing OPD, Respiratory, Patient Screening and Performance Improvement. The Vice President of Nursing / CNO will collaborate with leaders of all disciplines as well as Nursing colleagues in the Montefiore Health System to evaluate and implement care models and standards that provide cutting edge care for these acute rehabilitation patients. The Vice President of Nursing/ CNO will report to the President & CEO of Burke Rehabilitation Hospital.
Master’s Degree in Nursing or related health care field (Required)
Eligibility for a RN license to practice nursing in New York
Ten (10) years of Rehabilitation experience in an acute rehabilitation hospital (Required)
Union experience highly preferred.
Five (5) years of progressive management experience. (Required)
Nestled in a tranquil setting of rolling lawns and leafy trees, the Burke campus is largely unchanged from its beginnings. Its 12 neoclassical buildings are linked by a series of graceful colonnades. The campus was designed by McKim, Mead and White, the renowned architectural firm that also designed Manhattan's Washington Square Arch and the New York Herald building, as well as the Rosecliff Mansion in Newport, Rhode Island.
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