Chief Nursing Officer

The Organization

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (MSHMC) is a $2 billion revenue, academic medical center licensed for 637 beds with 10,000+ employees located on the college of medicine campus in Hershey. MSHMC is a full-service, quaternary care hospital with all major services represented in both pediatric and adult medicine. MSHMC ranks #25 out of 102 academic medical centers nationwide for overall quality and safety.

MSHMC is part of Penn State Health (PSH), a eight-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties of Pennsylvania. The system shares operations with Penn State University College of Medicine and collaborates with the prestigious Penn State School of Nursing. PSH has a partnership with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region.

The Opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic nursing executive to join a high-energy senior-leadership team as CNO in this Magnet certified, major academic medical center during a period of growth and expansion. The CNO will lead and support nursing at the medical center and will help to advance the broader strategic and operating plan for the organization as it develops a regional approach to care delivery.

The Candidate

An individual with strong interprofessional collaboration skills, demonstrated ability to engage and develop nursing leaders and staff, and a highly visible leadership style will be a fit for the MSHMC/PSH culture. Strong operational expertise, business knowledge, financial acumen, workforce planning expertise and contemporary knowledge of care delivery trends, including Magnet principles, will be valued, and will position an individual for success in this nationally recognized organization.

The Community

Hershey, Pennsylvania, is a thriving suburban town of approximately 20,000, in a metropolitan area of approximately 400,000, in one of the fastest growing regions of the state. Surrounded by diverse communities such as Harrisburg, Lebanon and Lancaster, Hershey provides residents and visitors with employment, cultural, and recreational opportunities. The area includes easy access to Harrisburg International Airport, Amtrak train service to major cities and proximity to Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., New York City, and Pittsburgh.

A base salary, incentive plan, relocation and executive benefits package is offered.

The Community

Hershey, Pennsylvania, is a thriving suburban town of approximately 20,000, in a metropolitan area of approximately 400,000, in one of the fastest growing regions of the state. Surrounded by diverse communities such as Harrisburg, Lebanon and Lancaster, Hershey provides residents and visitors with employment, cultural, and recreational opportunities.   The area includes easy access to Harrisburg International Airport, Amtrak train service to major cities and close driving proximity to Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C., New York City and Pittsburgh.

A base salary, incentive plan, relocation and executive benefits package is offered.

If you know someone who may be interested, please contact:

Charlotte Tinsley, Tyler & Company | ctinsley@tylerandco.com |Tel + 1 (727) 218-1805 (direct)

All inquiries will be handled confidentially.  PSH/Kirby Bates Associates/Tyler & Company are Equal Opportunity Employers

Kirby Bates Associates + Tyler & Company is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our associates.