Heart. Soul. Expertise. That's what defines an Emory nurse. No matter where you are in your nursing career, when you chose this distinguished profession, you chose to change lives. We are proud to be the only health system in Georgia with four Magnet®-recognized hospitals: Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital, Emory University Hospital, Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital.
Our nurses are integral members of inter-professional teams in hospitals and clinics that are committed to outstanding patient care. We're eager to share what we learn with hospitals around the country, and the world. We've got the backing, knowledge, experience and permission to lead the way in developing new and better approaches to preventing and treating disease, and our patients get treatments years before anyone else.
- Provides direction of all components of the Service Line for cancer services, including genetics, prevention and detection, research, diagnosis and treatment, rehabilitation and follow up, survivorship support programs, tumor registry, accreditation, evaluation and quality standards management, and expansion, growth and development for Service Line excellence, stability and viability. Maintains accountability for program infrastructure through project and committee management for clinical, research, psychosocial, marketing, financial and quality components of each program.
- Works collaboratively within hospital, with physicians and other team members, state and national groups to facilitate the highest quality care and services. Responsible for the oversight and successful performance in the areas of patient care services, nursing operations, and patient safety/nursing quality outcomes. Guides and coaches each nurse manager in developing a fiscally responsible unit/department structure that supports a patient centered care delivery model, a staffing and scheduling model that provides the appropriate number and skill mix of staff, and a patient safety/nursing quality program that produces outcomes exceeding targeted national benchmark levels for nurse satisfaction, patient satisfaction, and quality outcomes measures.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Master's degree in relevant field required. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia. Seven years of Registered Nursing experience of which two years must be in a supervisory or managerial capacity. Positions in this classification may require nursing experience in one or more specialty areas.