• American Hospital Dubai Careers | Assistant Chief Nursing Officer

    American Hospital Dubai Careers | Assistant Chief Nursing Officer

    Location: Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    Assistant Chief Nursing Officer, In Patient Units – Western educated & trained

    Under the direction of the Chief Nursing Officer, the Assistant Chief Nursing Officer will direct, assign and delegate In-patient Nursing activities for the assigned Units.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Participates in formulating, reviewing and revising policies and procedures.

    • Coordinates the provision of safe efficient, and economical nursing care in line with established standards of practice.

    • Makes rounds in all patient care areas; is abreast of clinical issues, staffing patterns and customer service needs.

    • Ensures adequate numbers of competent, engaged staff to deliver care, keeping within the budgeted allowances

    • Supports and develops leadership talent in others and seeks opportunities to develop future leaders for the AHD by role modeling and mentoring staff

    • Participates in management meetings and supports Hospital long term goals

    • Provides direction and support to front line nursing managers

    • Develops and supports plans and programs related to nursing education and oversees compliance with mandatory education requirements

    • Demonstrates a high level of organizational problem solving skills ensuring efficient functioning of hospital systems. Assumes responsibility as Hospital administrator when required.

    • Assures financial performance in both operational and capital acquisition processes for assigned units in the nursing department in collaboration with the CNO

    • Uses an analytical approach to assure balanced initiatives between clinical excellence and financial performance

    • Recognizes areas for improvement and puts programs in place to resolve these

    • Oversees assigned unit performance

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor Degree in Nursing

    • Post Graduate qualification in Nursing Management desirable.

    • Preferred Master’s Degree or Master’s prepared

    • Minimum of 5-7 years post-graduate experience (preferably varied clinical background) including 3 years in a managerial/similar capacity

    • Recent UAE experience in private Hospital setting desired

    • Demonstrated leadership / managerial abilities

    • Current nursing licensure in home country

    • ACLS/ BLS certification

    • Proven competence in the Administration and Management of nursing patient care service/s in a private Hospital setting

    • Demonstrated ability for collaboration at all levels of nursing and maintaining strong relationships with Physician leaders and Senior Management team leaders

    • Proven ability to work effectively with teams and employees of all levels in a healthcare organization and experience with developing and supporting organizational goals and objectives

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: American Hospital Dubai - AHD

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Application Deadline: N/A