Nurse Director of Emergency Services

An award winning short-term acute care hospital in Southeast New Mexico is seeking a Director of Emergency Services to join their esteemed team.

The Nurse Director of Emergency Services will work at an accredited facility with a level III Trauma Center. This facility has won numerous awards, for example, the hospital was voted in the top three for quality indicator and reduction in hospital readmission by the American Hospital Association. Additionally, this hospital won a Shining Star Award for commitment to quality improvement. 

The Nurse Director of Emergency Services reports to the Chief Nursing Officer, and will play a central role in managing operations in a busy department. Supporting the Director is an outstanding team of CEN Nurse Supervisors, Emergency Room Charge Nurses, ER Nursing Staff, and ED Support Personnel. 

The Nurse Director of the Emergency Room will work alongside staff who are trained in all facets of emergency services such as life threatening conditions, heart attacks, strokes, wounds, and broken bones. This is a fast-paced 22-bed Emergency Department with 2 Trauma Bays, outstanding Emergency and Trauma Physicians, and a fantastic reputation for patient satisfaction. 

The Nurse Director of the Emergency Room is responsible for the Emergency Department and all sub-units. The Director will ensure that staff is operating and meeting quality metrics, providing excellent patient care, and meeting quality standards. Additionally, they will ensure that all services are being performed within the hospital’s budget. 

The Nurse Director of Women’s Services will enjoy living in the beautiful southeastern New Mexico. This region is known for its hiking, world famous national parks, great lakes for fishing and boating, and the most beautiful sunsets in the American Southwest. With great shopping, dining, and entertainment options in every town, the Director will also find fantastic nightlife. The quality of life here is beyond compare as there is something for everyone. 

The Nurse Director of Emergency Services will have the opportunity to play a central role in the day-to-day and in the strategic operations of this critical department. This person will work with an amazing team of professionals and experts. For all this work and dedication, the Director will earn a very competitive salary and generous benefits package.