Emergency Department Director
This 65-bed full service medical center is a not-for-profit hospital providing Advanced Healthcare Close to Home for patients in the central Texas communities of Fayette and Lee Counties, as well as the surrounding areas. Our client’s hospitals comprehensive health services, advanced technologies and medical specialists rival those of major metropolitan institutions. Their clinical affiliation with St. David's HealthCare in Austin continues to build best clinical practices as they grow to serve their patients better. This hospital is the proud recipient of the TMF Health Quality Institute Silver Award, exemplifying their dedication to continuous quality improvement.
The Emergency Department Director is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and educating to ensure the delivery of quality patient care and an effective program for the trauma patient; maintaining the operational aspects of patient care by collaborating with the Medical Staff and other Department Directors; acts as a resource person to all patient care areas regarding nursing care of the trauma patient; provides for the development, education and evaluation of Emergency Department nursing personnel; coordinates trauma education activities for the hospital; organizes and administers the department to attain the hospital objectives established by the policies and procedures for patient care; and directs, through assigned charge nurses, activities of nursing staff.
The Successful Candidate
The Emergency Department Director will possess:
- RN; BSN (preferred)
- 2-3 years Emergency Department related experience with leadership and management experience as well
- Self-motivated, positive personality.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong leadership skills.
- Proficiency with MS Office applications and common web applications.
- Strong business acumen.
The successful candidate will be a skilled member of the hospital leadership team and will receive a highly competitive compensation package and opportunity for professional growth.