FaithSearch Partners is delighted to announce its partnership with Ascension Health in launching a national search for its next Chief Nursing Officer for Ascension Texas. Located in Austin, Ascension Texas is made up of 12 hospitals throughout Central Texas, including an academic medical center, community hospitals and a dedicated freestanding children’s hospital. With $2.3 billion in annual net revenue and more than 2,000 licensed beds, Ascension Texas is one of the largest and most prestigious healthcare systems in the Southwest.
Reporting directly to the President/CEO, the CNO will oversee all nursing care, including nursing practice in inpatient units, nursing practice in ambulatory settings, nursing professional development, and clinical education.
“We are honored to be managing this search for such a high-quality organization with a mission to deliver compassionate, personalized care,” said Ed Fry, President of FaithSearch Partners, who is leadingthe search with Doug Duffield, Senior Vice President. “The next Chief Nursing Officer for Ascension Texas will need to be a seasoned nursing leader who understands culture building as well as operational detail, while having an enthusiasm for the system’s faith-based culture.”