Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)
One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital
companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an
impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing
from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has
annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as
one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked
#276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking
of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.
operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago:
Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets,
invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to
thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more
than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than
320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory
centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands
and the United Kingdom.
UHS is currently recruiting for a
Chief Nursing Officer (CNO)
our Valley Hospital Medical
in the heart of Las Vegas
. Valley Hospital is a 320-bed
tertiary-care and teaching hospital that offers a comprehensive range
of services, including advanced cardiovascular, neurological and
surgical services to Southern Nevada residents and visitors. Valley
Hospital has achieved nationally-recognized designation as a primary
stroke center and an accredited chest pain center. Advanced
cardiovascular services include open-heart surgery, balloon
angioplasty, cardiac catheterizations and peripheral vascular
he CNO is a member of the Hospital
Executive Team and is responsible for integration, coordination and
direction of nursing and patient care within the overall operation of
the hospital. He/she directs nursing and patient care to ensure
the delivery of high-quality and cost-effective health care
consistent with the mission, vision and values of Universal Health
Services and in accordance with government regulations, licensing and
accreditation requirements. The CNO participates in the
hospital’s strategic planning and contributes to the
achievement of institutional goals and objectives. The CNO
promotes a culture of Service Excellence with all customer
* Certification in a specialty of choice
* Current license or permit to practice
professional nursing in the state of employment.
* Demonstrated working knowledge of nursing
clinical practices and management.
* Extensive knowledge of principles and
practices relevant to nursing and
* Demonstrated knowledge of effective
management and supervisory practices.
* Highly developed written and verbal
* Interpersonal skills for working closely
with others on a team.
* Ability to plan, direct. control and
monitor others’ activities.
* Demonstrates leadership abilities that
contribute to a positive work environment.
* Promotes mutual respect and professionalism
in working relationships.
* Demonstrated proficiency with common
computer based applications such as e-mail, Windows-based
programs and various databases.
* Five or more years of nursing management or
supervisor experience in a clinical acute care
setting. Experience to include fiscal/budget
* Occasional US travel to conferences and UHS
If you meet the above requirements
and are looking for a rewarding career, please take a moment to share
your background with us by applying on line. UHS offers competitive
compensation commensurate with experience and benefits programs
including medical, dental, life insurance and 401k.
UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search
firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or
emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS
via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid
written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed
the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the
candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through
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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)
Website : http://www.uhsinc.com
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of continuous achievement and performance since it was founded in 1978 by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alan B. Miller. We're now a Fortune 500 corporation with approximately $7.5 billion in annual revenue that produced net income of more than $452 million in 2013. UHS subsidiaries own and operate 225 facilities, including 25 acute care hospitals, 195 behavioral health facilities and three surgery centers in 37 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and employ more than 65,000 people.