Project Director, Emergency Services

CHS (Community Health Systems)   •  

Franklin, TN

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 168 days ago

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Job Requirements


To perform this jobsuccessfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential dutysatisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of theknowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be madeto enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent technical, management, operational and clinical knowledge of ED services at all levels of care within an acute healthcare setting.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, organizational skills, presentation and computer skills.
  • Demonstrate experience and the ability to manage multiple groups, interact productively with varying levels of personnel and staff, and provision of program direction and development.
  • Ability to produce and utilize data for project tracking and outcomes achievement.
  • Ability to prioritize projects and resolve conflicting priorities.
  • Ability to develop policies and procedures, performance dashboards and scorecards, assessment forms and other tools related to performance and quality metrics.
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities; flexibility to accept and manage change. Proven ability to interact with all levels of staff and management at hospital, division and corporate level.
  • Identify educational needs and provide educational support, as appropriate for each facility.


Reasoning Ability:

  • •        Ability to defineproblems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • •        Ability tointerpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical ordiagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills:

To perform this jobsuccessfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPointand working knowledge of ED Clinical Software

Certificates andLicenses:

  • Current nursing license required.
  • BLS, ACLS and PALS upon hire.
  • TNCC and/or ENPC preferred upon hire.
  • Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) preferred.


  • Master's Degree in Nursing, Business, Health Care Administration, or other health/business field, or currently actively enrolled in Master's Degree program in Nursing, Business, Health Care Administration or other health/business related field is preferred.
  • Technical knowledge of ED nursing, evidence based practice, and the continuum or care.
  • Training and experience with process improvement, department performance management and optimization, and associated data analytics expertise is required.
  • Knowledge of computer systems, information systems, information management, and data analysis.
  • Minimum of five years' experience in varied disciplines of ED nursing.
  • Minimum of five years experience in management and administration.
  • Preferred experience in multiple healthcare settings or healthcare system with multiple sites of operation. Experience in both community and tertiary care facilities are preferred.
  • Relocation is preferred but not required.