Emergency Services Director of Nursing (DON)
Company: Doctors Hospital of Laredo
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: November 26, 2022
This position is in Laredo, TX. We offer Relocation Assistance.
The Emergency Services Director will oversee the main Emergency
department, the free-Standing Emergency Department along with the
Chest Pain, Stroke and Trauma Programs. Essential Job Functions
- Readily available and responsible for the 24 hour a day
operation of the departments and programs as mentioned above,
insuring adequate and appropriate staffing, necessary equipment,
supplies and resources.
- Establishes and enforces policies, procedures, standards and
objectives to insure compliance with regulatory agencies for
promoting patient and employee well-being, safety and
- Maintains on-going accountability for the continuous
assessment, improvement, coordination and integration of the
department's services, programs and standards of care in
conjunction with the collaboration of the various ancillary
departments and outside resources.
- Provides on-going evaluation of departmental and program
efficiency focusing on areas of opportunity for improvement to
maintain high quality patient care and the preservation of positive
interactions between patients, physicians and employees.
- Responsible for annual employee evaluations, maintaining
up-to-date competency criteria, over-seeing the compliance of all
Emergency Services employee's compliance with mandatory education
and certifications. Qualifications
- Texas RN License
- Bachelor's Degree required. MSN preferred
- Previous ED Clinical leadership experience required
- Previous ED Management experience preferred
- Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
- Refer to Nursing Policy IV-F.3 Doctors Hospital of Laredo
offers medical, dental, vision, retirement, life insurance and
disability benefits to help meet the needs of employees and their
families. As our employee, you may be eligible to choose from a
comprehensive list of benefits and select those that best meet the
needs of you and your family.
All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of
mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available
to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal
opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit
to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of
individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex
(including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation),
genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected
veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal,
state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among
our teammates is critical to our success.
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