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Director of Nursing - Med/Surg

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San Antonio Live Oak, TX, United States

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Methodist Hospital Northeast has played a major role in the phenomenal economic growth experienced in northeast Bexar County. With over 170 beds, the hospital offers a full array of services including 24/7 emergency care, open heart surgery, cardiac catheterizations, vascular, neurosurgery, inpatient rehabilitation, orthopedic surgery, cancer care, intensive care and inpatient and outpatient surgeries and procedures. It is home to the Joint Replacement Academy offering the latest treatment options for knee and hip pain, as well as a neurosurgical program offering services from elective spine surgeries to advanced and comprehensive brain and spine care.

 

We are recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Certified Primary Stroke Center; the American College of Cardiology as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI; and by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for having a Pathway to Excellence Program. Methodist Hospital Northeast has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks and the Texas Award for Performance Excellence. The hospital has also been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Northeast under Locations.


We offer you a generous benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental, disability and life insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • 401k Matching

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

 

Why join the Northeast Methodist Hospital team?

  • Received the Honored with Mission: Lifeline BRONZE Quality Achievement Award from AHA

  • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission

  • Texas Award for Performance Excellence

  • Received the nationally recognized Leap Frog's Group Safety Rating of A


Methodist Hospital | Northeast performed San Antonio’s first-ever minimally invasive spine-jack surgery, significantly elevating the capabilities of their neurosurgery program, opened the Methodist ER | Converse, as well as The Transitional Heart Failure Clinic.


Your Role:

  • Reports to the Senior Director, Vice President and/or the Chief Nursing Officer.
  • Facilitates, coordinates and delegates the delivery of patient care to a defined group of patients during their entire hospitalization period.  
  • Provides leadership and overall responsibility for the functioning of assigned clinical patient care/procedural unit(s).  
  • Responsible 24 hours a day, with full accountability, for the staffing and management of patient care in each of his/her units, for promoting the practice of professional nursing in a specified patient care area, and for the acquisition, development, and utilization of resources (human and material) needed to fulfill those responsibilities.  
  • Liaison between physicians and the patient care team and works cooperatively with administrators, physicians, staff, other managers and all customers of the Methodist Healthcare System to provide services, which consistently meet and exceed the expectations of their customers.  
  • Assess and prioritize opportunities to improve, plan and implement effective changes and evaluate outcomes of process improvement activities.  
  • Models behavior consistent with the MHS management philosophy.
 

Qualifications

Education:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Note:  Current MHS employees who completed a Nursing Diploma or Associates in Nursing degree program who are currently in a Nurse Director position have until 1/1/2014 to meet BSN education requirements.
 
Experience:
  • Three years recent RN acute care experience.
Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by  service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).
 
Preferred:
  • Master’s Degree in Nursing or related field; 1-year management experience   as a charge RN, clinical care manager/supervisor, or manager.
                 
Minimum License, Certificates, or Registrations Required:
  • Must have current RN license to practice professional nursing in the state of Texas. Must have Texas RN license within 90 days of hire.

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Methodist Hospital Northeast
Facility: Methodist Hospital Northeast
Job ID: 01574-100795
Category: Directors and Managers
Contract: Full-time
Shift: No Weekends
Job Class: Regular

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