LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) September 24, 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 Prince George’s Hospital Center in Cheverly, Md. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations.
Prince George’s Hospital Center is an acute care teaching hospital and regional referral center which has served the communities of southern Maryland since 1944. It recently announced the location for their new state of the art facility which is expected to open in 2017. Prince George’s Hospital Center is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to the surrounding communities, while strengthening its relationship with universities, research and healthcare organizations to ensure best-in-class patient care. In 2011 it was ranked one of America’s Best Regional Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. In 2010, HealthGrades recognized it as being among the top 5% of hospitals across the nation for successful outcomes. Prince George’s Hospital Center is a proud member of Dimensions Healthcare System, the largest not-for-profit healthcare provider in Prince George’s County.
Prince George’s Hospital Center is seeking a collaborative chief nursing officer to lead the nursing departments for the 350-bed hospital. The new CNO will leverage proven leadership experience and Lean management techniques to drive operating efficiencies and increase patient satisfaction. Additionally, the CNO will develop strong relationships between the nursing staff, managers and physicians to improve employee relations and provide patient-centered care and services.
The complete job posting for Prince George’s Hospital Center’s CNO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.
About Prince George’s Hospital Center:
Prince George’s Hospital Center (PGHC), located in Cheverly, Maryland, is a 256-bed acute care hospital with Maryland’s busiest Level – II Trauma Center, serving all of southern Maryland. In addition, the Hospital Center has a full service cardiac care program and was among the first in Maryland to be designated as a cardiac intervention center for heart attack victims. PGHC provides comprehensive inpatient services from intensive care to medical-surgical acute care. More than 18,000 individuals are admitted annually for inpatient and observation care. The emergency department serves approximately 50,000 patients annually. In 2010, HealthGrades recognized PGHC as being among the top 5% of hospitals across the nation for successful outcomes. In 2011, PGHC was cited as one of the Washington Metropolitan area’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. PGHC is a proud member of Dimensions Healthcare System, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system headquartered in Prince George’s County and southern Maryland (Charles, St. Mary’s and Calvert Counties). For more information, visit http://www.DimensionsHealth.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.