RN Director - Emergency Trauma Center in Kalamazoo, MI

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Ascension   •  

Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

We Are Hiring

RN Dir-Emergency Dept - Nursing Administration 001 - Full-Time,Day - Borgess Medical Ctr - Kalamazoo,MI

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 15 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 200,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Leaderwith Ascension Borgess, you will have the opportunity to leadand directservices, workflow and resources for the Emergency Trauma Center (ETC). The ETC at Borgess includes a48beds and 8 Emergency department Psych beds.Borgess ETC is aLevel 2 trauma center, Cycle 5 Accredited Chest Pain Center, Stoke Certified andEmergency Department Crisis Unit.

This role will directdevelopment and implementemergency services policies, procedures and strategy.


Develops departmental goals, plans and standards.

Plans, organizes and directs all activities related to staffing, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions and continuing education initiatives.

Prepares budgets and ensures compliance with allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.

Administers and evaluates all clinical activities including care plan development, service level determination and complaint management.

What You Will Need


Required Credential(s):

BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Registered Nurseobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Registered Nursecredentialed from theMichigan Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.



Bachelor's degree in nursing or diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required Master's degree or combination of Bachelor's degree and experience preferred

Work Experience:

Minimum of five years current clinical experience in a comparable setting in ER setting. Ten years of experience preferred.

Two years of progressive management and leadership experience required. Five years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Experience in a supervisory role in a similar setting in ER/Trauma facility preferred.

Servant / Transformation Leadership style strongly desired.

Valid Through: 2019-10-14