Emergency Department Nurse Director

A lovely 250- bed hospital is seeking a new Director for Emergency Services. The level III hospital is located in the Corpus Christi region with beautiful shorelines of the Gulf and white sand beaches.

The Emergency Department is a level III trauma center and consists of 20 ER bays and has around 130 visits daily. The Nurse Director of Emergency Services will oversee daily operations of the unit and 50 staff members. An Assistant Unite Manager for the ER and a staffing coordinator will support the Director’s endeavors to ensure effective throughput and quality patient care. This nurse leader will report directly to the Chief Nursing Officer.

The ER physicians in the unit are board certified by the American College of Emergency Physicians and perform to the highest quality and have decrease wait times for all patients. All Emergency Room registered nurses are trauma certified. The staff in the emergency department are all accredited in Advanced cardiac life support and pediatric life support.

The ideal Nurse Director for the Emergency Department will have a strong nursing background in the ER, and management experience. The Director ensures standards of quality are up to the highest standard and implement process improvement initiatives. The Director is in charge of scheduling, budgeting, and managing productivity of the unit.

The summers are warm and the winters are mild in this beautiful beach community. Benefits and Salary are competitive.