The Director is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing resources for multiple departments/service lines on a twenty-four (24) hour basis. These responsibilities include: budget responsibility; efficient/effective resource utilization; recruitment and effective/efficient management of assigned staff; achieving quality outcomes; performance improvement; monitoring of quality and quantity of services; maintaining positive working relationships with staff and System departments and managers, and purchasing and maintaining equipment.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree in Nursing
PREFERREDEDUCATION: Masters Degree in Nursing, Business or Related Field
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 5 years experience in Surgical Services.
PREFERREDEXPERIENCE: 3-5 years progressively responsible management experience
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Possession of current Texas State License for Registered Nurse
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Specialty or Administration certification desired.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR): BLS -Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training or the Military Training Network.