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Director of Nursing (AI Solutions)

Hippocractic AI

Hippocractic AI

Software Engineering, Data Science
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Hippocratic AI’s mission is to develop the first safest focused Large Language Model (LLM) for healthcare. The company believes that a safe LLM can dramatically improve healthcare accessibility and health outcomes in the world by bringing deep healthcare expertise to every human. No other technology has the potential to have this level of global impact on health.

The company was co-founded by CEO Munjal Shah, alongside a group of physicians, hospital administrators, healthcare professionals, and artificial intelligence researchers from El Camino Health, Johns Hopkins, Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford, Google, and Nvidia. Hippocratic AI has received a total of $120M in funding and is backed by leading investors, including General Catalyst, Andreessen Horowitz, Premji Invest, and SV Angel.

Position Overview

We are seeking a Director of Nursing (AI Solutions) who possesses a unique blend of expertise in nursing, technology, and product development. This role will bridge clinical knowledge with AI-driven healthcare solutions, ensuring that our products meet the highest standards of clinical safety and effectiveness.

Key Responsibilities

  • Clinical Leadership:

    • Lead and integrate clinical insights into the development of our Large Language Model (LLM) for healthcare.

    • Collaborate with AI researchers, product managers, and developers to ensure the model accurately reflects and supports nursing practice.

  • Product Development:

    • Contribute to the design and development of AI healthcare products, ensuring they address real-world clinical needs.

    • Provide guidance on nursing workflows, clinical scenarios, and patient care protocols to inform product features and functionalities.

  • Tech Integration:

    • Work with engineering and product teams to implement nursing-specific algorithms and features within our AI model.

    • Advocate for the integration of best practices in nursing informatics and digital health.

  • Quality & Safety:

    • Ensure that AI products comply with clinical safety standards and regulatory requirements.

    • Oversee the development of quality assurance processes and testing protocols to validate clinical safety and efficacy.


  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nursing. Advanced degrees in Nursing Informatics, Healthcare Administration, or a related field are preferred.

  • Experience:

    • Minimum of 5 years of clinical nursing experience

    • Proven experience in product development and technology integration within the healthcare sector.

    • Familiarity with AI applications in healthcare, particularly in developing and deploying LLMs, is highly desirable.

  • Skills:

    • Strong understanding of nursing workflows and patient care processes.

    • Proficiency in translating clinical needs into technical requirements and product features.

    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work cross-functionally.