Emergency Services Nurse Director

A respected facility with a great culture is looking for an Emergency Services Nurse Director to join their team! This is a wonderful opportunity for the experienced emergency nurse leader to provide their well-developed management skills in a fast-paced ER.

This 150+ bed short term acute care facility, located in Western Arkansas, offers a variety of medical services to the surrounding community and beyond, including: a 24/7 emergency department, intensive care services, medical surgical care, advanced cardiovascular care, radiation and oncology services, as well as diagnostic imaging and radiology. This facility is accredited by The Joint Commission, and has received awards for excellence in Stroke Care, with a door-to-needle time within the top 2 in the State of Arkansas. Furthermore, this hospital is a designated trauma center and teaching facility, associated with one of the state’s best medical universities.

The Emergency Services Nurse Director will have the wonderful opportunity to provide their strong leadership and management skills to an outstanding ER team. The Nurse Director of Emergency Services will be responsible for oversight of the 13+ bed emergency department, as well as all RN staff, techs, CNAs, the ED Nurse Manager, Charge RNs, and Trauma Coordinator. Additionally, the ED Nurse Director will be tasked with assisting the Chief Nursing Officer with plans to increase ER patient satisfaction scores, and managing overall operations of the Emergency Room with prioritization of enhancing patient flow.

This facility is seeking a strong, experienced, Emergency Department leader with 5+ years of ER management experience. BSN is required and MSN is preferred. CEN certification (Certified Emergency Nurse) is highly desirable. Additionally, experience with patient flow, ED operations, and Lean program management is also preferred.

This area of Arkansas is consistently ranked one of the best places to live in the state! The cost of living is affordable, and the public school system is highly rated. The Emergency Services Nurse Director will also find enjoyable ways to spend their time off, hiking or biking in one of the state parks or recreation areas, visiting a local museum, or dining at one of the area’s delicious Southern-style restaurants.

The Emergency Services Nurse Director will be offered a competitive salary and a full suite of employee benefits to complement this amazing leadership opportunity.