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Director Emergency Services

San Antonio, TX 78231

Job Type: Nurse Leadership Opportunities Job Number: CMM10052005

Job Description

Experienced RN needed in Texas to be the Director of Emergency Services in a top hospital

Still hiring during COVID-19

Shift: Full-time Days 

With over 1,000 licensed beds, this Hospital system offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, cancer care, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. They have been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A, accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care, and designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center. 

The Director Emergency Services Department assures service, growth, development, personnel management, and resource allocation and management controls in order to ensure consistent high-quality patient care in the Emergency Department. This ER Director will be over 2 Full-Service Emergency Departments (FSEDs). The team is looking for an experienced FSED leader, who is open to learning the lab and radiology piece of the facility.

 

Major Responsibilities:

Service

  • Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication.
  • Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.
  • Advances the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department.

People

  • Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance.
  • Adheres to all Human Resource policies.
  • Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry information to staff.
  • Facilitates evidence based employee engagement practices.
  • Effectively builds strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals.
  • Participate in employee and patient rounding and identifies and mentors potential future leaders

Quality

  • Enforces standards of emergency department care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
  • Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing emergency services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission.
  • Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.
  • Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
  • Responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.
  • Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens.

Finance

  • Seeks new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.
  • Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment requests.
  • Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.

Growth

  • Advances the growth agenda for emergency services.

 

Requirements:

  • BSN Required - Masters preferred
  • 3+ years recent Emergency experience
  • 3+ years in a leadership (manager or above) role
  • ACLS, PALS and BLS required
  • Must be comfortable with being in a smaller facility & wearing multiple hats
  • Must be clinically competent to help staff when needed

If you find yourself asking why move here - look no further. TX has no state income tax, which is a huge draw for many relocating here. There’s also a wide range of job opportunities that vary from city to city and easy access between the cities. This is one of the most family-friendly metropolitan areas in Texas and in the country! If you’re relocating with a family in tow, living in this area may be ideal.

 

For more information please contact me: clare@ka-recruiting.com or 617-746-2751.

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