Director of Emergency, Emergency Department

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17
5 - 7 years experience
Patient Care
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17

Job Description

This position provides direction and oversight of Emergency services for the Emergency Department. The position requires a leader with vision, initiative, strategic thinking, strong relationship-building skills and a record of making a decisive impact. The Emergency Department Director is a high visibility, high impact, leadership role. The ED Director will lead and orchestrate the development, supervision and evaluation of service line administrative and operational activities. The ED Director will enhance, implement, and oversee a strategy and process that is data driven, evidence based, team oriented, patient centered and collaborative with Medical Staff, with the objective of improving the outcomes of patient care delivery and reducing costs. As a nursing Director this associate is responsible for promoting Shared Governance, staff recruitment and retention, and the clinical and professional development of associates. The ED Director is responsible for coordinating activities of emergency services by working with the medical staff promoting collaboration of nursing, administration and the medical staff for optimal program development, improved market share, and excellent patient outcomes. ED Director also works with other members of the SETX leadership team to reach goals of excellence in Service, Clinical Quality, Community Value, and Business Literacy. Position is responsible for budgeting and monitoring all personnel, supplies, and equipment.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required, Master's Degreepreferred
  • RN with a minimum of five years emergency, critical care experience
  • Three years Emergency/Critical Care Leadership Experiencepreferred
  • Licensed by the state of Texas as a Registered Nurse

Today, we are one of the largest, most advanced facilities in the CHRISTUS Health System and the only Magnet Hospital between Houston and Baton Rouge. Our Emergency Department is the only advanced Trauma Center in a seven county region that sees an average of 50,000 patients per year.

If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Health St. Elizabeth Family!

Req. No 70017106

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