Lenexa, Kansas (PRWEB) September 21, 2011
B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief nursing officer search for Weirton Medical Center in Weirton, W.V. The top executive search firm in the healthcare market, B. E. Smith has placed more than 300 senior healthcare executives into organizations within the last year.
Weirton Medical Center is a nonprofit, community hospital serving the northern panhandle of West Virginia and surrounding areas in Ohio and Pennsylvania. The hospital provides comprehensive acute care and outpatient services, as well as skilled nursing and psychiatric services, and serves as the home of one of the state’s top plastic surgeons.
Weirton Medical Center’s new CNO will lead the hospital’s nursing department, teaming with medical staff to drive evidence-based standards, patient safety and quality improvement in care delivery. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to patient-centric care and will be able to leverage technology to support the mission and goals of the hospital, as well as bringing the ability to foster a culture of engagement, accountability and respect. To apply for this position, visit the Career Center at http://www.besmith.com.
About Weirton Medical Center:
Founded in 1953, Weirton Medical Center is a 238-bed, nonprofit, acute care, general community hospital located in Weirton, W.V. Weirton Medical Center completed construction of a $10 million, four-story medical office complex annexing the main hospital in 2002. Today, the hospital employs more than 1,100 people and is located on a 23-acre campus 35 miles from Pittsburgh, Pa. Weirton Medical Center and its satellite facilities treat approximately 200,000 outpatients and 7,000 inpatients each year. For more information, visit http://www.weirtonmedical.com.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers. B. E. Smith’s comprehensive suite of services includes Interim Healthcare Leadership, Permanent Executive Placements and Consulting Solutions. The company is comprised of veteran healthcare leaders who partner with each client to create solutions that uniquely fit their needs. B. E. Smith, the No. 1 ranked executive search firm by Modern Healthcare, maintains one of the largest databases of skilled healthcare leadership and interim executive candidates in the industry and recently placed more than 600 total leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.