Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital - Lake Forest, IL

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Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital (NLFH) is a 205 bed not-for-profit community hospital located in Lake Forest, IL. It is part of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC), which also includes Northwestern Memorial Hospital (NMH). Located on a beautiful campus only 30 miles north of Chicago, the hospital is consistently rated the most preferred hospital in Lake and Kenosha Counties.

At Lake Forest, we believe that our ability to provide exceptional care for our patients begins with being a great place to work. Currently we are recruiting for an experienced Director of Home Care.

The nursing director will be accountable for the delivery of consistent, high quality patient care, working with a team of professionals to provide our communities with quality care though exceptional access to state-of-the-art clinical services, and compassionate and personal care

This is an important leadership position in the NLFH organization, encompassing patient-focused management; staff management and professional development; collaborative team partnerships; business administration of the unit; and participation in the division of nursing and NLFH councils, groups, and committees. In addition to having direct home health experience, we seek an individual who possesses leadership skills; solid business knowledge; and strong strategic thinking skills to take the home care department to new levels of growth and increased market share.

The role oversees approximately 25-34 FTEs and reports to the Vice President Operations and Chief Nurse Executive.

Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois.
National Certification in Nursing Management/Administration within one year of hire
BSN with Masters degree or MSN in nursing.
Five to seven years of related home health work experience, demonstrating successful outcomes in areas of staff, patient and physician satisfaction
Management/leadership experience

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