Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit

An award winning hospital in Southern New Mexico is seeking to hire an experienced Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit to lead their team of highly skilled nurse professionals.

This Medical Center is known in Southern New Mexico for its reputation of offering top tier patient care. The Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit will join an organization that has been recognized nationally for excellence in Patient Care Experience and Patient Satisfaction. This facility offers high quality patient care over a wide range of services, including Oncology, Cardiology, PICU, Neurology, and Emergency Services.

The Intensive Care Unit Nursing Director will provide supervisory direction for the professional development and evaluation of the nursing staff of the Critical Care Unit. Supported by a team of Assistant Nurse Managers, Charge Nurses, ICU Clinical Educators, Critical Care Nurse Specialists, ICU Techs, Intensivists, Charge Nurses, and Respiratory Therapists this ICU Nurse Leader will be proactive in identifying issues and improving quality patient care to meet National Patient Safety Goals and Core Measure Initiatives.

The Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit will join a fast paced Intensive Care Service Line that includes full service Surgical Intensive Care Units and Medical Intensive Care units. The Critical Care team, including Staff Nurses, Critical Care Nurse Specialists, ICU Techs, Respiratory Therapists, Charge Nurses, CU Clinical Educators, and Intensivists oversee a diverse patient population including Cardiac, Neuro, Orthopedics and Wound Care.

Intensive Care Unit Nursing Director will be the front line supervisor for assigning, building and directing teams to provide care to the patients assigned. This position will oversee daily operations, including budgeting and quality improvement initiatives. This Nurse Director will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals that are trained to provide prompt assessment, resuscitation, surgery, critical care, and stabilization of patients needing intensive care. This person will serve as a mentor to the staff, sponsoring training, skills development and performance improvement in this fast paced and high pressure environment. Strong leadership experience within an ICU or CCU environment will provide this Nurse Leader with the tools necessary to succeed in this role. 

Located in beautiful New Mexico, the Nursing Director Intensive Care Unit will enjoy year-round cultural events and outdoor activities, including the world famous International Balloon Festival! The downtown features diverse restaurants, art galleries, music venues, city parks, and an extensive bike path network. With local spots for hiking, picnicking and horseback riding all nearby, there is no shortage of fun for the whole family to enjoy.

The Intensive Care Unit Nursing Director will have the opportunity to work with a talented team of Registered Nurses, Clinical Nurse Educators and support staff in service of providing top quality care to all who stay in the Critical Care Unit. For all this hard work and 24/7 oversight, this ICU Nurse Leader will earn competitive compensation and a generous benefits package