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VP Patient Care Services & Chief Nursing Officer Opening


Department: Administration ECH

Location: Lewisburg, PA

Typical Work Schedule: Days (Monday through Friday, on call required)

Primary Shift: Shift 1

Work Type: 1.0 FTE (full-time, 80 hours biweekly)

Exempt: Yes


Evangelical Community Hospital is a 131-bed, independent, non-denominational Hospital located in the picturesque town of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Recognized as a CMS 5-Star Hospital, a Leapfrog Group ‘A’ Hospital Safety Grade, and Pennsylvania’s only DNV Orthopaedic Center of Excellence, Evangelical provides exceptional comprehensive health services with high standards of quality, safety, and compassionate care to build a healthy community. Employees do not just work at Evangelical; they feel a strong sense of belonging and live by a set of core values that help the Hospital realize exceptional scores for both employee and patient satisfaction.

The Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) serves as the highest-level senior leader and chief expert for the Hospital regarding professional nursing matters. The CNO will oversee multiple departments including Acute Care, Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation, Critical Care, Emergency, Hospice, Intermediate Care, Obstetrics/Labor & Delivery, Orthopaedics, and Specialty Services.

As a member of the Hospital’s Executive Operating Team (EOT), the CNO will:

  • champion a patient-centric vision for nursing practice through recruitment, retention, recognition, shared governance, and professional development initiatives.
  • work collaboratively with medical staff and physician leadership.
  • lead patient satisfaction and quality improvement efforts.
  • participate in strategic planning and capital and operational budgeting.
  • develop and implement policies & procedures related to the delivery of safe and efficient quality nursing care.
  • ensure compliance with accrediting bodies, such as the Department of Health and State Board of Nursing.
  • monitor and effectively allocate Hospital resources related to staffing and skill mix, patient flow, and bed management to achieve organizational goals.

and more!

Applications will be accepted through February 24, 2024.To apply, visit


To be considered for the position, candidates must possess:

  • a degree in Nursing from an accredited institution (BSN preferred)
  • a Master’s degree
  • current licensure to practice in Pennsylvania as a Registered Nurse
  • minimum of ten years’ nursing experience including five years of progressive management experience
  • prior experience at an administrative leadership level in an acute-care hospital environment preferred


  • Manual and finger dexterity to operate computer & equipment 100.00%
  • Work very frequently requires prolonged sitting 65.00%
  • Walking, standing and lifting of materials up to 20lbs 10.00%
  • Must be able to see/hear, or use prosthetics 100.00%
  • Travel and/or Motor Vehicle Operations Related 10.00%
  • Work performed in climate-controlled, indoor setting 65.00%
  • Frequent interruption, crowded conditions or excessive noise 80.00%


Working at Evangelical means being part of a vital tradition of service to our community. We maintain a challenging, energized work environment for our valued employees who exemplify our Core Values: Quality Service, Compassion, Respect, Professionalism, Integrity, Cooperation, and Creativity. Together, we commit to excellence every day as we strive to provide exceptional healthcare, accessible to all, in the safest and most compassionate atmosphere possible to build a healthy community.


Evangelical Community Hospital is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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