Executive Director of Nursing- Lima Memorial Health System

Executive Director of Nursing- Lima Memorial Health System

The Synergy Organization is proud to have been retained by Lima Memorial Health System, an affiliate of ProMedica in Western Ohio, to conduct the nationwide search for its Executive Director of Nursing. This award winning, financially secure, not-for-profit health system is comprised of a 328-bed acute care hospital, an extended network of primary care, pediatric and specialist physicians and more than 1,500 associates.  This health system was first established in 1899 and continues to deliver on its long-held commitment to improving the quality of life in the communities it serves, providing comprehensive health services and quality care in a family atmosphere.

As a 2016 Award for Excellence recipient, The Partnership for Excellence (TPE) honored Lima Memorial Health System as one of ten high-performing organizations from Ohio, Indiana, and West Virginia. With a strong history of innovation, Lima Memorial Health System has emerged as a leader in Cardiology and General Surgery and is among an elite few in the state to earn dual accreditation for superior quality care for heart attack patients. The system introduced the CardioMEMSTM System to the region; this is the nation’s only FDA-approved wireless heart failure monitor. Also, Lima Memorial Health System’s robotics program sparked national recognition, awarding the organization the privilege to serve as a national destination and training site for the da Vinci® Robotic Mentor Program. With more than 118 years of history and advancement, Lima Memorial Health System has solidified its reputation as a regional and national leader in healthcare.

The Executive Director of Nursing will report directly to the Vice President/Chief Nursing Officer and will serve as a key member of the leadership team. This new leader will promote a positive, safe, collegial, employee and patient-focused culture throughout the system, and will provide leadership to assigned inpatient and outpatient departments within the division of nursing services.  The Executive Director of Nursing also will enjoy building a collaborative, proactive environment through developing relationships and role modeling a clear, respectful, trusting, communication style. Working collaboratively with key stakeholders, the new Executive Director of Nursing will formulate objectives and implement operational plans for the delivery of healthcare services designed to meet Lima Memorial Health System’s patient and physician satisfaction, employee engagement, and organizational and financial goals.

The successful candidate will bring their exceptional communication and teambuilding skills, at least 5 years of acute care nursing experience and 5 years of recent leadership experience. A Masters of Nursing or business-related Masters is required, along with a current, unrestricted RN license. Experience administering Collective Bargaining Agreements in a union environment is strongly preferred.

This exciting career opportunity offers a very competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefits package, relocation assistance, excellent support from the System and all the resources necessary to succeed! For immediate consideration, please email your resume in confidence to careers@synergyorg.com  Please include “Executive Director of Nursing” in the subject line.