Manager / Director – Emergency Services

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Emergency Department Admin Director Research Medical Center Full Time – No Weekends   Research Medical Center  is a 585+ bed hospital. Our hospital offers an array of medical and health clinic services. This includes women’s services offering obstetrics and fertility, an emergency room, and a trauma center. We offer a Stroke Center, a walk-in clinic, and orthopedics across three Kansas City locations. Our specialty care areas include a Chest Pain Center, Level I Trauma Center, Breast Care Center, Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Programs, and Primary Stroke Center. We are one of 10 HCA Midwest Health hospitals in Kansas City and surrounding areas Job Summary and Qualifications The role of the Director of the 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.   What you will do in this role: ·         You will accurately identify real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication ·         You will actively participate in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents ·         You will advance the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department ·         You will coach immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance ·         You will adhere to all Human Resource policies. ·         You will effectively communicate departmental, organization and industry information to staff ·         You will facilitate evidence-based employee engagement practices ·         You will effectively build strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals ·         You will participate in employee and patient rounding and identify and mentor potential future leaders ·         You will enforce standards of emergency department care and develop processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance ·         You will develop, implement, and evaluate an ongoing emergency services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission ·         You will monitor compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety ·         You will oversee a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care ·         You will be responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards ·         You will follow the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens ·         You will support the recruitment process to secure staffing talent ·         You will perform other duties as assigned     What qualifications you will need: ·  Bachelor’s degree in nursing  required ·          Master’s degree in Nursing, Healthcare Administration, or Business Administration  required ·          3+ years of experience in emergency services  required ·          5+ years of experience in a leadership role  required ·          Currently licensed or eligible as a registered professional nurse in the state in which he or she practices, in accordance with law and regulation  required ·          Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)  required ·          Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)  required ·          Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN)  preferred ·          Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC)  preferred   Additional Information : Will need a candidate with strong previous Director of ED experience (required for submission)  Level 1 Comprehensive Stroke  25 ER Beds  490 Hospital Beds  FTEs: 114  Reports to CNO