LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) October 25, 2013
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 St. Luke’s Health System in Boise, Idaho. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations.
St. Luke’s Health System is Idaho’s largest and only locally-controlled, not-for-profit health system. It consists of seven medical centers, the St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) and St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. The system has established a relationship-based care professional practice model and recently received its third Magnet re-designation. In 2013, Healthgrades ranked St. Luke’s in the top 5% of American Hospitals for Clinical Excellence. Each St. Luke’s Health System hospital is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care. St. Luke’s Boise Medical Center is the system’s flagship hospital and the largest healthcare provider in the state. It is known for its centers of excellence in cancer, heart, and women’s and children’s care. Boise Medical Center is home to St. Luke’s Heart, St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute’s largest clinic, St. Luke’s Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery and St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital, the only children’s hospital in Idaho.
St. Luke’s Health System is seeking a chief nursing officer who will leverage business acumen and previous nursing leadership experience to strategically lead overall nursing and clinical practice across the Treasure Valley region, including St. Luke’s Boise and Meridian Medical Centers, clinics, system-wide home care and hospice services, ambulatory centers and five MSTI locations. The new CNO will be a transformational leader who will implement standard care processes for the facilities, mentor nursing staff and develop stronger teams within nursing departments. Additionally, the CNO will collaborate with existing leadership to align the operations and nursing departments to better position the system for the future.
The complete job posting for St. Luke’s Health System’s CNO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.
About St. Luke’s Health System:
Founded in Boise in 1902, St. Luke’s Health System is Idaho’s largest and only locally-controlled, not-for-profit health care system with hospitals in Boise, Meridian, Twin Falls, Ketchum, McCall, Jerome, and Mountain Home, and more than 100 outpatient centers and clinics throughout central and southwest Idaho. St. Luke’s has earned numerous national awards for excellence in patient care. St. Luke’s provides unmatched care in specialized medical fields including cancer, heart and vascular, obstetrics, women’s services and children’s health care. For more information about St. Luke’s, visit http://www.stlukesonline.org.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare executive search firm and a top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Management Consulting. Veteran healthcare recruiters 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 900 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and one of the largest databases of skilled senior-level nursing executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit BESmith.com or call 855-254-8261.