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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director Emergency Services in Wichita, Kansas

HCA Healthcare is a comprehensive healthcare network where 280,000 people across more than 2,000 care facilities are all committed to creating a positive impact every day. It’s an organization that exists to give people healthier tomorrows. Our scale enables caregivers to deliver great outcomes for patients and gives colleagues unparalleled opportunities to learn and grow. Most importantly, as a part of HCA Healthcare we’re connected to something bigger, which means more resources, more solutions and more possibilities for everyone who walks through our doors. What matters most to our diverse and talented colleagues is giving people the absolute best healthcare possible. Every day, we seek to raise the bar higher, not just for ourselves, but for healthcare everywhere.

We offer an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment program, employee discount program and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Wesley Medical Center is a 760 bed facility where the medical staff of 700 physicians and 3,000 employees provide a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients from throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma.

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, Business Administration, Healthcare Administration or a related field preferred

  • 3 years of experience in emergency services required

  • 3 years of experience in a leadership role preferred or equivalent combination of education and/or experience

  • Currently licensed 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) or Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC) required

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our leaders. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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RequiredRegistration,LicensureorCertification

Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Current Multi-State Licensure as a Registered Nurse

Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course through AHA or ARC

AdvancedCardiacLifeSupport(ACLS)verificationcourse,asspecifiedinpolicy

PediatricAdvancedLifeSupport(PALS),asspecifiedinpolicy

PreferredRegistration,LicensureorCertification

TraumaNurseCoreCourse(TNCC)verificationcourse,asspecified inpolicy

SuccessfulcompletionoftheWesleyDysrhythmiaexamwithinallottedtimeframe,asspecifiedinpolicy

RequiredEducationorExperience

Bachelor'sdegreeinNursing

Minimum 2 years Healthcare management experience

Minimum 3 years of ER experience

PreferredEducationorExperience

Master’s degree in Nursing or related

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director Emergency Services

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-28839

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