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Director of Emergency Services - Registered Nurse

Riverside, CA · Healthcare
Position:  RN - Director of Emergency Services
Location:  Riverside, CA
Benefits:  Yes, full, comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, 401K with match, Stock, Tuition Reimbursement, Adoption Assistance, etc.
Salary: Based on experience
Bonus Eligible:  Yes
Relocation:   Possible for ideal candidate
Position Type:  Full-time, permanent position
Facility Type:  478-bed, full-service acute care hospital, currently undergoing a large expansion!
Department:   Emergency Services
Reports To:    CNO
JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Director of Emergency Services 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.
Major Responsibilities
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.
  • Participates 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 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:
  • BSN, Required
  • Master's Degree MHA, MSN, MBA, or related field, Preferred
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • CA Registered Nursing License, active and unencumbered
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • PALS or ENPC (Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course)
EXPERIENCE:
  • 3+ years of experience in emergency services, Required
  • 3+ years of progressive experience in a leadership role, or equivalent combination of education and/or experience
  • Knowledge of human resource management, program development, fiscal management skills, and familiarity with regulatory and accrediting agency standards, Required 
WHY WORK FOR US?
Together, we believe our success is dependent on an environment where caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers are at the core of a patients-first culture.
We offer: 
  • Security and stability from working with America’s leading healthcare provider! 
  • Unmatched potential for a variety, flexibility and career growth. 
  • The joy of teaming with people who share your passion for the care and improvement of human life.
 
 
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