Senior Director of Acute Pediatrics

Join a hospital that is committed to excellence and providing high-quality care, as well as finding more ways to serve patients and families, as well as colleagues.

The Senior Director of Acute Pediatrics will join one of the nation's leading and most trusted pediatric health care systems with a mission to improve the health of children through patient care, education, research and advocacy. Recognized as a top hospital, it has established itself as a pioneer in the discovery of innovative and groundbreaking treatments that are shaping the future of pediatric health care worldwide, and offers a full spectrum of family-centered care at its urgent, emergency and specialty care locations throughout the area.

The Acute Care Services Director position will report to the Chief Nursing Officer and will work very closely with the Chief Medical Officer to devise goals and objectives for the inpatient departments. Directly reporting to the Acute Care Services Director are 6 Clinical Directors who oversee Inpatient Pediatrics, Birthing Services, Pediatric Intensive Care, Neo-Natal Intensive Care, Pediatric Emergency, and Quality/Risk Management. 

The Acute Care Services Director provides leadership to clinical managers, promoting evidence-based medicine and nursing, while driving continuous process improvements in operational and service excellence. They will get the opportunity to serve as a strong leader, and mentor an amazing staff, with their excellent communication and analytical skills.

We are looking for a strong manager who leads with a focus on patient quality and service outcomes. This person should be a compassionate, hands-on leader, and Pediatrics experience preferred. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in operational management and experience overseeing multiple units and service lines. This is an excellent opportunity for someone ready for the next advancement in their executive leadership career. 

This Acute Care Services Director opportunity is located in a city named among the Country’s best places, in the Denver metro area. It has one of the healthiest housing markets in the nation, with top notch schools, and awesome family friendly activities. It’s less than an hour away from the Rocky Mountains, so you’ll have ample opportunity to hike, ski, snowboard and explore on the weekends. Plus, the city is actually just far enough away from the mountains to give you some pretty incredible views. And you don’t have to leave town to take advantage of Colorado’s mild weather, either. The city is home to six public golf courses, plenty of lakes for fishing and stand-up paddle boarding, and miles of trails for horseback riding, hiking and biking.

The Acute Care Services Director will be compensated with a competitive salary and a generous level of perks that's hard to match. Here are just some of the many benefits they offer; health insurance and flexible spending account, paid time off, retirement, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program, relocation assistance, employee wellness and gyms, concierge services, and family-friendly benefits such as day care and paid parental leave.