Providence Health & Services Chief Nursing Executive in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Chief Nursing Executive to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR.

We are seeking a Chief Nursing Officer who will be accountable for the provision and quality of all nursing services at a facility level in support of Providence Health & Services System and Regional goals. This includes strategically ensuring a balance of optimal and efficient patient care; staff, patient, and physician satisfaction; and cooperative partnerships with other organizational departments and professional groups. With a constant focus on patient-centeredness and staff and patient safety, the Nurse Executive creates and maintains standards and systems for care delivery at their facility. These systems of care delivery system promote evidence-based practice and are designed to support the management of productivity targets within a context of constant change in patient volumes, patient acuity, and available resources. Through leading in patient care delivery and planning strategically, consistently supports efficient and effective patient care services, and achieving organizational and system goals. This includes advancing the strategic vision and goals of the Oregon Nursing Center of Excellence. Constructively manages change and promotes a team-based approach.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • BSN; MSN or Master's in related field.

  • Current Oregon RN License.

  • BLS Healthcare Provider.

  • National Certification from ANA or Professional Organization in relevant field of clinical expertise strongly recommended.

  • 10 years of progressive success in nursing and/or health care administration.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite products, electronic communication systems.

Providence Health & Services (Providence) is a not-for-profit Catholic health care ministry committed to providing for the needs of our communities—especially for those who are poor and vulnerable. Providence’s scope of services includes 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing, health plans and many other educational and social services. The health system employs more than 82,000 caregivers (all employees) across five states—Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington—with its system office located in Renton, Washington. Providence is the fourth largest not-for-profit health care delivery system in the country with combined revenues of over $14 billion.

About Providence St. Joseph Health

Providence St. Joseph Health was established on July 1, 2016, creating the second largest Catholic health system and fourth largest non-profit integrated delivery system in the country, which provides a broad range of health and outreach services throughout the western United States. With total revenues exceeding $20 billion in fiscal year 2015, the health system family includes 50 acute care hospitals as well as home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, insurance plans and physician organizations. Providence St. Joseph Health includes more than 100,000 caregivers, 829 outpatient clinics, 23,000 physicians, across seven states. The system has 1.9 million covered lives.

  • The Providence St. Joseph Health family includes:

  • Providence Health & Services

  • St. Joseph Health

  • Covenant Health in West Texas

  • Facey Medical Foundation in Los Angeles

  • Hoag Memorial Presbyterian in Orange County, California.

  • Kadlec in Southeast Washington

  • Pacific Medical Centers in Seattle

  • Swedish Health Services in Seattle

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Leadership

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 155834