Director, Nursing~Coronary Care Unit (PCU/CVICU)

Director, Nursing~Coronary Care Unit (PCU/CVICU) job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: The Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center is proud to set the standard for cardiac care and state-of-the-art technology in New Mexico. We focus on providing superior experience, equipment and service to prevent and treat heart disease.

Lovelace Medical Center -Heart Hospital is hiring a Director of Nursing.

  • Directs and administers strategic, operational, fiscal and personal activities for assigned nursing department (s) in accordance with established regulatory agencies.
  • Prepares and manages budgets, manages/ supervises staff and ensures quality services are provided through daily operations.
  • Manages clinical operations and development for assigned area (s) with measurable improvements in clinical outcomes and customer patient satisfaction. 
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety. 


  • Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing; Relevant education and/or experience may be substituted for one another in accordance to policy.
  • Desired: Master’s Degree
  • Ability to influence, motivate, manage, train, direct, counsel and develop staff.
  • Communication and positive employee relation skills.
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards for compliance.
  • Five (5) years relevant clinical experience of which three (3) years must have been in management capacity.
  • Relevant education and/or experience may be substituted in accordance to policy.
  • Minimum: CPR; Valid NM Nursing License or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire).

Why Lovelace?

  DNV Accredited

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

  Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 15 health systems in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review


Department / Location

Lovelace Heart Hospital - Albuquerque, NM