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Director of Emergency Services
San Antonio, Texas

Our hospital client is looking for an experienced director to lead the emergency department by driving growth, overseeing a team of 46 FTEs, and managing resource allocation and management controls to ensure consistent, high-quality patient care in the emergency department. Position will report to the Chief Nursing Officer.


  • Participate in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.
  • Advance the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department.
  • Coach immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance.
  • Facilitate evidence-based employee engagement practices.
  • Participate in employee and patient rounding and identifies and mentors potential future leaders
  • Enforce standards of emergency department care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
  • Oversee a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
  • Seek new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.
  • Develop, prioritize and defend capital equipment requests.
  • Advance the growth agenda for emergency services.
  • Develop and builds strategic external networks.


  • Bachelor's degree Nursing required.
  • Master's degree MHA, MSN, MBA, or related field preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in emergency services required.
  • 3+ years of experience in a leadership role preferred or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the state in which he or she practices, in accordance with law and regulation required.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC) required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
For more information, please contact Laura at or call 602-788-5890.

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