John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New CNO

Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) December 13, 2012

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief nursing officer search for John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. The top executive search firm in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations last year.

John C. Lincoln Deer Valley hospital is a 204-bed, not-for-profit community hospital. It features an adult emergency department, a 24/7 pediatric emergency center staffed with pediatric specialists, an accredited chest pain center and the breast health and research center. Sonoran Crossing, a free standing emergency and diagnostic center, is scheduled to open end of 2013. The hospital is part of the John C. Lincoln Health Network which includes two hospitals, physician practices, community outreach programs and the John C. Lincoln Health Foundation.

The new CNO will lead nursing operations and guide the organization on its Magnet journey. They will partner with organization leaders to develop and implement clinical protocols, policies and procedures that will continue to drive patient satisfaction scores. The CNO will build collaborative relationships with a very engaged staff of physicians and continue with organizational quality improvement initiatives.

The complete job posting for John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospitals CNO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.

About John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital:

John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital serving the north phoenix metropolitan area. The facility includes an adult emergency department, pediatric emergency center, chest pain center and breast health and research center. It is a member of the John C. Lincoln Health Network, a collection of award-winning and not-for-profit hospitals, physician practices and community service organizations. For more information, visit

About B. E. Smith:

Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare leadership solutions firm and the top-ranked provider of senior-level nursing leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Consulting Solutions. Veteran healthcare leaders and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smiths proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and the largest database of skilled nursing executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in todays complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit or call 877-802-4593.

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