West Florida Healthcareis proud to be the area's leading health care facility in quality outcomesperformance. In addition to receiving an A Rating in Patient Safety from theLeapfrog Group since Fall of 2015, West Florida Healthcare is also the area'sfirst Accredited Chest Pain Center and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence.West Florida Healthcare is also the first hospital in the state of Florida tohave earned Atrial Fibrillation with Electrophysiology Services Accreditation.In addition, West Florida Healthcare is an Advanced Primary Stroke Center andoffers specialized Emergency Department services tailored specifically to theneeds of seniors as well as a Kids' ER dedicated to serving the emergencymedical needs of children. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes theacute care hospital, the area's only comprehensive, CARF-accredited physicalrehabilitation hospital, and a behavioral health facility. Affiliated with HCA,the nation's leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare meets thecommunity's healthcare needs in major services such as cardiology,cardiovascular surgery, oncology, orthopedics, robotic-assisted surgery, criticalcare, neurology/neurosurgery, emergency care, urology, behavioral health,gastroenterology, obstetrics, pulmonary, and rehabilitative medicine.
Director of Oncology
- The Department Director of Nursing is responsible for the 24 hour, seven day a week function of the clinical nursing unit(s).
- Administers plans and evaluates the activities of the department(s) to ensure quality patient care. Develops goals, policies and procedures, prepares and submits operating and capital budgets, participates in multidisciplinary QI teams, consults with staff, physicians and other departments as needed.
- Manages staffing patterns with the assistance of Nurse Managers, Assistant Nurse Managers and the House Supervisors on a shift-to-shift basis.
- Follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital. Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to WFH standards of behavior.