The new CNO will provide leadership to all areas of nursing while implementing initiatives focused on quality patient outcomes and program growth.
LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) May 21, 2012
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 Great Plains Regional Medical Center (GPRMC) in North Platte, Neb. The top executive search firm in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations last year.
GPRMC is a 116-bed, not-for-profit, community hospital serving 17 counties in west central Nebraska since 1975. The medical center includes a trauma center, a certified stroke center, an accredited cancer center as well as home health and hospice services. In 2013, GPRMC will break ground on a new $85 million, five-story inpatient tower. The medical center is accredited by The Joint Commission and has a staff of more than 800 healthcare employees and physicians representing over 25 specialties.
The new CNO will provide leadership to all areas of nursing while implementing initiatives focused on quality patient outcomes and program growth. Reporting directly to Gregory Nielsen, chief executive officer, the CNO will continue the organization’s dedication to patient satisfaction while driving quality core measures and HCAHPS. Additionally, the CNO will assist in the design, build and transition to the new inpatient tower.
The complete job posting for Great Plains Regional Medical Center’s CNO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.
About Great Plains Regional Medical Center:
Great Plains Regional Medical Center (GPRMC) is a non-profit regional medical center that offers a comprehensive range of services including cancer care, general and specialty surgical services, women’s services, a free standing imaging center, behavioral health services and a hospitalist program. GPRMC is the only level III trauma center in west central Nebraska. For more information, visit http://www.gprmc.com.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare leadership solutions firm and the top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Consulting Solutions. Veteran healthcare leaders and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smith’s proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and the largest database of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit http://www.BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.