City
San Antonio
State
TX
Position Id
1928

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Qualifications

  • 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 laura@apnusa.com or call 602-788-5890.

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