Administrative Nursing Director Emergency Critical Care Services

An exciting opportunity has just opened for a savvy and experienced Administrative Nursing Director to oversee the Emergency Room (ER) and Critical Care Services at this reputable Arizona hospital. Apply today, and lead a team of dedicated and accomplished nurses in one of the area’s busiest Emergency Departments.

The Administrative Director will lead clinical and administrative Nursing operations for a busy Emergency Room and multiple Critical Care units at this highly rated 300+ bed medical center in Arizona. Well known in the community for superior patient care and quality, this Greater Tucson Medical Center has been recognized at the local, state, and federal levels for its commitments to being best-in-class. The CIC Infection Control Director will join a hospital that offers a wide array of inpatient and outpatient services to the region. Cardiovascular Services and Neurosciences, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Wound Care and Oncology – all are available at this outstanding medical center.

Reporting to the Chief Nursing Operations Officer, and acting in Senior advisory capacity, the Director will lead Administrative and Clinical operations for Critical Care and Emergency Nursing Units, totaling around 75-beds. Directly supporting the Administratie Director are a tenured and experienced team of leaders made up of one CCRN Nurse Manager who oversee Critical Care, a CEN ED Nursing Manager, and a few Clinical Nursing Supervisors. Also supporting the Director is a team of strong and experienced House Supervisors. Through these tenured and accomplished nurse leaders, you’ll develop, implement, and evaluate the clinical processes that keep the patient a priority.

The Administrative Director of Emergency and Critical Care Nursing Operations will take oversight of crucial Inpatient Nursing Units, supporting a Patient First environment of care and compassion. This person will oversee the full range of Inpatient Acute Care. This Director will lead patient care services and performance improvement processes in a 35+ bed Emergency Department and a 35-bed Intensive Care Unit. These units are staffed by a large team of Inpatient Educators, Patient Care Techs, CNAs, and Support Staff. Also under the Senior Nursing Operation Director’s oversight is a high-acuity Critical Care / Intensive Care unit that provides a minimum coverage of 1 nurse to 2 patients.

By supporting, developing, and implementing a clinical mission based on total quality management, both for patients and staff, you’ll ensure the staff is engaged and the community remains trustful. The Nursing Director of Critical Care and Emergency Nursing will enjoy serving as a motivator and source of inspiration for the continued education of the nursing staff. Mentoring and coaching a supportive staff of RN Nurse Managers and CCRN Critical Care Nursing Supervisors, you’ll find a tight knit family of caregivers at this community medical center.

Another key part of the Nursing Director role is supporting the administrative mission of these Acute Care service lines. This means close attention should be paid to maintaining budgetary and resource efficiency. You will also play a key role in maintaining compliance with Arizona and Federal Regulatory bodies like The Joint Commission and CMS.

This unique Southern Arizona town has a long history as a waypoint for travelers and an abundant mining town. A slow paced and relaxed quality pervades this town from the post office to the cafes. The Critical Care and Emergency Services Director will find a lot to love in this town. You can take in a movie, enjoy the many fantastic restaurants, window shop through the many art houses and galleries, or cut a rug at one of Arizona’s best bars. Those who prefer the outdoors will find many miles of hiking and biking trails, a well-established flying & skydiving club. In short, there’s something here for everyone.

You’ll play an integral part in the operations of this esteemed community hospital, and you will find a team that wants to excel. The Inpatient Administrative Director will find challenges, and will find thrilling triumphs. You’ll go home each day with the knowledge that you’re making a huge difference in the hospital and in the community. You’ll also go home with a great benefits package and a competitive compensation.