MD Anderson Cancer Center Director-Clinical Nursing in Houston, Texas

Director-Clinical Nursing

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at

Executive at

Division of Nursing 900088

Requisition #: 117592


The primary purpose of the Director, Clinical Nursing position is to provide strategic leadership to the internal and external nursing community in the areas of patient care, education, research and quality. Leadership should promote a professional nursing practice environment consistent with a world-class cancer center. The Director will develop and maintain collegial and collaborative partnerships with key stakeholders across the institution to positively impact the business of nursing and patient care outcomes. These partnerships include ongoing collaboration with physician leaders from respective areas of responsibility. Responsibilities include all aspects of patient safety clinical operations, education, research, customer service, finance, human resources, quality outcome management and regulatory compliance.


  • Bachelor’s inNursing and Master’s in Nursing or related field;

  • Eight years ofnursing experience in an acute care hospital setting;

  • Five years ofmanagement/leadership experience;

  • Licensed as a RNin the State of Texas;

  • Certificationfrom a national certifying body

Preferred Requirements:

  • Doctoral (PhD,DNS, DNP);

  • Eight years ofmanagement/leadership experience