Location: Kansas City, MO

Director of Emergency Services - Kansas City, MO

Full-time, No Weekends

Position Summary
The Director Emergency Services Department assures service, growth, development, personnel management, and resource allocation and management controls in order to ensure consistent high-quality patient care in the Emergency Department.

 

Research Medical Center - Emergency Department 

• 50,000 ED Visits/year

• Level I Trauma Center

• Be the leader of a highly engaged and passionate team

• Drive phenomenal clinical practice and patient experience


Major Responsibilities:
Note: The following is a list of the essential functions of the job. Most positions can be described in 6-8 major responsibility areas. Combine minor or occasional duties in one last statement. Do not include a duty which occupies 5% or less of the target job’s time unless it is an essential part of the job. 

Service
• Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication.
• Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.
• Advances the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department. 

People
• Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance.
• Adheres to all Human Resource policies.
• Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry information to    staff.
• Facilitates evidence based employee engagement practices.
• Effectively builds strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals.
• Participate in employee and patient rounding and identifies and mentors        potential future leaders

Quality
• Enforces standards of emergency department care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
• Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing emergency services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission.
• Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.
• Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
• Is responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.
• Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens.

Finance
• Seeks new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.
• Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment requests.
• Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.

Growth
• Advances the growth agenda for emergency services.

Community 
• Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect within the organization and the community.
• Develops and builds strategic external networks.

Education & Experience:

•Bachelor's degree Nursing required, Master's degree MHA, MSN, MBA, or related preferred

•3+ years of experience in emergency services required, 3+ years of experience in a director leadership role preferred

Licenses, Certifications, & Training:
• Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the state in which he or she practices, in accordance with law and regulation.
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required
•Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC) required

To apply, please contact me immediately!

Ron Reichert

813-261-2263

ron.reichert@sunbeltstaffing.com

Nursing - RN-ER Permanent 11/15/2017

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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