Norwegian American Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a seasoned Human Resources professional with experience leading the HR function in an acute care setting. This position requires a true generalist background with expertise in every aspect of Human Resources. Excellent listening skills are required. The Vice President is expected to bring best practices to the organization and to utilize data and evidence based practice in order to continually improve our organization. A unique aspect of this position is the involvement in all aspects of the Hospital operations, quality/regulatory and patient safety practices and patient satisfaction.
7-10 years of leadership experience
excellent written and verbal communication skills
excellent presentation skills
the ability to effectively lead a team of 7 HR professionals.
Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources or related field is required, Master's is preferred.
Making a Difference With Compassion!
Norwegian American Hospital is the fourth leading provider out of 59 area hospitals that provides high quality, charitable health care. It has served the residents of the near northwest side of Chicago for 120 years.
It is our mission to provide high quality and compassionate health care services by partnering with patients, their families, our employees, physicians and the communities we serve.
Norwegian American Hospital is a 200-bed, acute care facility, offering a variety of health care programs and services including: inpatient and same day surgery, outpatient pharmacy, radiology department, All Kids health care program, cardiology department, corporate health program, intensive care unit, telemetry unit, pediatrics unit, emergency department, physician specialty center, and a comprehensive array of women's health care with an incorporated midwife program.
Established in 1894, Norwegian American Hospital is a premier health care provider where the patient comes first. It is a family- and community-centered hospital. Each of our employees strives to provide every patient with consistent high standards of affordable care. Norwegia...n American Hospital promotes personal wellness and is passionate in its belief that the health of the community and the health of the individual are interrelated.
Norwegian American Hospital constantly monitors the health care needs of the community by participating in a variety of community events and partnering with community organizations. At these events, our medical staff engages the general public in conversation and is able to understand what their general needs and concerns are. In addition, our clinical staff constantly monitors health care trends and uses that information to develop new programs and services.