Dignity Health offers a very competitive salary and benefits package, including relocation assistance.
Internal Number: 2021-214075
This position leads and sets strategy for mission integration within Dignity Health to ensure the mission, vision, values, and heritage are integrated into all aspects of the organization. Promotes a values-based organizational culture uniting people around the organization's mission, vision, values, and heritage. Designs and implements educational programming for staff, medical staff, volunteers, the community, and others about the Dignity Health mission, vision, values, and heritage.
Sets strategy and works with the leadership team to make operational the Dignity Health Mission Integration Standards. Develops and implements processes that affect the organization's operations, goals, and strategic transformation.
Leads and sets strategy for integrating the mission, vision, values, and heritage within the organization. Develops and implements policies, procedures, and programs to achieve operational goals.
Designs and implements educational programming for staff, medical staff, volunteers, the community, and others about the Dignity Health mission, vision, values, and heritage.
Prepares regular accountability reports for the senior leadership team and hospital board regarding key areas of mission integration: organizational identity, spirituality and culture, ethical principles, and community health and the common good.
Knowledge of pastoral ethics governing proper clinical pastoral practices; ability to demonstrate ethical behavior in diverse situations.
Education and Experience:
Minimum of three (3) years of progressive responsibility in a related field (e.g., Spiritual Care, Healthcare, etc.).
Minimum of two (2) years of supervisory/management experience.
Master's Degree in healthcare management, theology, spirituality, behavioral science or related fields.
Professional preparatory training (Masters l.evel or equivalency) in theology, spirituality, ethics, and community health within two (2) years of hire.
Dominican Hospital (a member of Dignity Health) is a 222-bed facility that offers a wide range of services to California’s Central Coast residents. With 24/7 emergency care, comprehensive care in cardiac, orthopedics, oncology, women’s and children’s services, we continue to lead the region in medical innovation and excellence in healthcare.
Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominican’s services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint Replacement program, and advanced neurological and endoscopic services. Dominican regularly receives ‘A’ grades for hospital safety from Leapfrog Group, and has received national recognition for superior patient safety, cardiac care, and stroke treatment from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
As Santa Cruz County’s heart attack (STEMI) receiving center, Dominican Hospital provides cutting-edge cardiac care. The hospital’s heart attack treatment times consistently beat the national average, and the hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs available 24 ...hours a day, 7 days a week. Groundbreaking cardiac procedures at Dominican include the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure, which allows for heart valve replacement without opening a patient’s chest.
Dominican Hospital has forged significant partnerships with area hospitals to bring exceptional care to Santa Cruz County. The hospital offers a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through a partnership with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Neurosurgery at Dominican is also offered through a partnership with Stanford Health Care.
In The Community
Beyond care inside the hospital, Dominican is dedicated to the health and wellness of the Santa Cruz community. Community programs include a Mobile Wellness Clinic, a tattoo removal program, and support groups for patients and new mothers. In addition, and in accordance with our mission, Dominican Hospital supports programs for the underserved in our community, including children and adults, students, seniors, and the homeless population. Dominican also has received several awards for environmental excellence.