Nurse Director RN Critical Care Stepdown

A leadership opportunity for a Nurse Director RN Critical Care Stepdown has become available with a well-known hospital in the greater Baton Rouge area of Louisiana. The organization is seeking an experienced candidate to join a team that is committed to providing care that impacts the community in a positive way. 

The Nurse Director RN Critical Care Stepdown will be accountable for the clinical operations of the Critical Care, Stepdown, and Respiratory Departments. They will be responsible for developing departmental goals and objectives while collaborating with multidisciplinary team members to deliver quality patient centered outcomes. The Critical Care Stepdown Director RN will provide both leadership and mentorship to the staff within the Critical Care Stepdown units.

The Nurse Director RN Critical Care Stepdown will have support from the Nurse Manager and Nurse Supervisors while reporting directly to the Chief Nursing Officer CNO. The RN Director over Respiratory and Stepdown Units will have a Respiratory Supervisor report directly to the RN Director and there will be a Respiratory Therapist staffed per 12 hour shift in this 15-bed Critical Care Stepdown Unit.

At this acute care facility the Nurse Director will join a hospital staffed with compassionate, multiple level employees from clinical to administrative leaders. The acute care facility offers a number of different services to the surrounding community including an Emergency Room that is staffed 24 hours with Board Certified Physicians and Emergency Room trained nursing and ancillary staff. 

Louisiana offers an extraordinary quality of life making it easy to call this place home. From mild to warm weather nearly all year round, this region will not disappoint with their affordable housing options along with excellent school systems within the area.

The hospital is looking for a strong Nurse Leader and change agent to join their team as Nurse Director RN Critical Care Stepdown. The opportunity for growth and leadership development are inevitable. This facility will provide a highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.