RN Nursing Director Emergency Room

A great nursing leadership opportunity has recently become available for an RN Nursing Director Emergency Room with a prominent healthcare system in Connecticut.

The RN Nursing Director Emergency Room will work at a 250 plus bed hospital that is well-known for providing transformational care and innovative technologies. This hospital, located in a high-quality area, is known in the community for their dedication to excellent patient care standards. They have been given numerous awards and have also completed several major expansion projects, adding new innovations and technologies to their service lines. They were recently recognized with a Community Service Award for their involvement in providing free health screenings to underserved residents in the local community.

The hospital boasts a busy 40-bed Emergency Department with a verified Level II Trauma Program. The emergency department receives more than 80,000 emergency visits each year. The RN Nursing Director Emergency Room will work in a department that has the only Burn Center and Geriatric Emergency Medicine Service (GEMS) in the state of Connecticut. The hospital also has a dedicated Children’s Emergency Center.

The ideal candidate will not only possess extensive ED management experience but will also have a strong exposure to the strategic operational workings of the ED to include supply chains, financial operations, and some experience in unit/department construction or redesign. 

The RN Nursing Director Emergency Room will have clinical and operational oversight of the emergency medicine service line. The Director will report to the hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and will work together with the department manager and educator. Responsibilities include budget development, improving performance metrics, and strategic planning. The RN Nursing Director Emergency Room will also be responsible for implementing new performance improvement standards within the service line to ensure the highest level of quality care is being delivered to patients and their families.

The hospital is located in a historic seaport city that will offer the RN Nursing Director Emergency Room access to great public and private schools, affordable housing options, and endless shopping and dining options. This is a great area to raise a family and for young professionals.

The hospital is prepared to offer the RN Nursing Director Emergency Room a highly competitive compensation package including a full suite of benefits.