Truman Medical Centers PRN - Director of Shift Operations - Lakewood in Kansas City, Missouri

PRN - Director of Shift Operations - Lakewood

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Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

The Director of Shift Operations supervises and coordinates the activities of nursing and hospital personnel in the assigned area, assuming administrative responsibility in the absence of the Department Manager and the Hospital Administrator.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicants are required to have a Baccalaureate in Nursing or a graduate degree in Nursing.For current incumbents in the position:As a requirement to remain in the position, incumbents must be actively enrolled in RN to BSN or RN to MSN programs. The BSN or MSN must be completed by August 30, 2013.

  • Maintain current Missouri license as a professional nurse (RN).

  • Current BCLS.

  • Five years nursing experience.

  • Two years progressive leadership experience in a hospital environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Job Location

Lakewood - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type


Shift Schedule