Director Nursing, Emergency Department

Tenet Healthcare   •  

Turlock, CA

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 25 days ago


The Director is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing resources for 32 Bed Emergency Department with approximately 110 staff and 71,000 visits per year. Direct reports include an ED Supervisor, Educator and Shift Supervisors. The department will soon apply for accreditation as a Level III Trauma Center and Stroke Center.

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. 

Emanuel Medical Center is a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Turlock, California. The medical center is equipped with a helipad and the emergency department had approximately 71,000 visits per year.The medical center is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Located in the heart of California's Central Valley, Turlock is the second largest city in Stanislaus County with a population which has grown steadily from 13,992 in 1970 to over 70,000 today. Home of California State University Stanislaus (CSUS), Turlock provides an unusual opportunity to combine a quality learning environment with relaxed rural living and is in close proximity to Yosemite National Park, Monterrey Bay, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento .


  • BSN required, Master’s preferred
  • Current State of California license
  • 3-5 years relevant ED experience with progressive leadership. 
  • Trauma Center experience a plus
  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

    • Job ID 1805036554