Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Director Advanced Practice Nurses for NYU Lutheran and Affiliation sites.
In this role, the successful candidate exercises leadership and managerial functions of setting objectives, planning, staffing, budgeting and directing the activities of the advance practice nurses employed by NYUHC and the NYU School of Medicine Faculty Group Practices; oversees credentialing and reappointment to assure full regulatory compliance; collaborates with care management and other disciplines to develop and support goals for optimal patient care coordination and clinical assessment; identifies, implements, and delivers clinical process improvement pertinent to these functions, such as reduction in length of stay and other resource utilization initiatives; supports and facilitates the development and implementation of interdisciplinary and nursing standards, evidence based practice and nursing research; fosters collaborative relationships among disciplines and medical staff leadership; participates in departmental, interdepartmental and medical board committees, and other functions as requested; collaborates with and advises the leadership of care management of actual and potential opportunities for improvement associated with mutually beneficial programs.
* Demonstrates and enhances others' understanding of nursing and patient care standards as integral and supportive of professional practice, participatory management, and values espoused by the Departments of Nursing, Office of Medical Affairs, and the medical center. Demonstrates understanding of the value of professional nursing, the conceptual framework in which it is practiced, and the features of an organization that attracts and retains advanced practice nurses. * Demonstrates knowledge and assists nurse practitioners, certified registered nurse anesthetists, clinical nurse specialists and midwives to utilize standards that enhance quality and ensures safety of care. Provides resources and collaborates to design and implement processes that facilitate age appropriate, culturally sensitive and ethical care for patients. * Develops delineation of privileges and corresponding competency requirements based on knowledge and input from the practitioner regarding clinical scope of practice. Establishes principles of clinical care to support the clinical functions of advanced practice nurses and ensures that processes support ongoing competencies and appropriate utilization of these levels of staff. * Provides leadership and resources to design, implement and evaluate effective and efficient advanced practice nursing program. Guides development and evaluation of existing and new programs in collaboration with specialty service leadership groups. * Articulates principles of clinical care management and clinical process improvement in terms understandable to entry through expert level of providers. Utilizes evidence-based approaches to develop, maintain and evaluate care management systems that support the delivery of safe, effective and efficient patient care
To qualify you must have licensure as a Nurse Practitioner and Registered Professional Nurse in NY with current registration. Masters in Nursing required. Minimum of 10 years of relevant clinical experience; minimum of 5 years of progressive leadership experience in a position of comparable scope, including clinical case management, project management and evaluation, quality and performance improvement methodologies, and patient education; interdisciplinary leadership experience in team work essential. Proficient in data management, analysis, presentation, and computerized information systems essential. Excellent verbal communication, interpersonal and team building skills; self-directed, creative, risk-taker, understanding of change management, professional practice, and current issues and trends in nursing, including the Forces of Magnetism, service line delivery and health care in general.
Membership in Association of Health Services Researchers and/or American Organization of Nurse Executives, interdisciplinary organizations, and other related networking preferred. Certification in Advanced Practice Nursing and Nursing leadership, , desirable.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military or veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.