Director Emergency Services - Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe, TX 9/14/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 06437-70165
Under the general direction of the Chief Nursing Officer, the Department Director is responsible for maintaining the efficient functioning of the Emergency Department which is under the direct supervision of a Nurse Manager. The Department Director:
A. Is responsible for initiating, guiding, and directing the coordination of services provided by the designated Nursing Units.
B. Functions as a resource person for the Nurse Manager and staff members and assists in providing for the necessary education to promote effective management of the areas of responsibility. Demonstrates ability to select, train, motivate and develop subordinates.
C. Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of patient care and nursing care provided by specified Units.
D. Makes decisions regarding activities in area of responsibility based on Hospital Administrative Policies and Procedures, Human Resource Policies and Procedures, Department of Nursing Standards, and Unit Standards with collaboration with the Chief Nursing Officer in unusual situations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
A. Current licensure in Texas as an R.N.
B. Minimum of three (3) years of clinical practice in Emergency Departments; plus a minimum of five (5) years in leadership and management experience in an acute care facility, a majority of this time being in emergency department management.
C. Current verification of competency in cardiopulmonary resuscitation through Life Support Training including neonatal and pediatric resuscitation.
D. Bachelor of Science in Nursing required; Masters in Nursing or MBA preferred.
Last Edited: 09/12/2016