Director Emergency Services in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital Stone Oak

Director Emergency Services

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Directors and Managers • Job ID: 03132-121447

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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


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.

 

If not for the people, hospitals begin to look a lot alike. With modern advancement, a visitor finds similar equipment, devices and computers within the bricks and mortar of the buildings that comprise our nation’s healthcare system.  Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, a 242 licensed acute bed facility, has the most talented nurses, physicians, technicians, pharmacists, housekeepers and therapists that play a part on this healthcare team. Talent stems from one’s ability to hone their trade in technical superiority, but most importantly at Methodist Stone Oak, it means having exceptionally positive, caring attitude for our all of our patients. 

How we are perceived in Stone Oak, San Antonio and all the surrounding communities we care for will be based entirely on the clinical outcome and the patient experience. So that is where we stay focused. I’m proud to lead this team into the future with our patients and all those that enter our facility as the benefactors of outstanding quality and great service. Our brightest days are yet ahead of us! 


The Director of 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.


Major Responsibilities:

Service

  • Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication.
  • Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.
  • Advances the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department. 

People

  • Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance.
  • Adheres to all Human Resource policies.
  • Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry information to staff.
  • Facilitates evidence based employee engagement practices.
  • Effectively builds strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals.
  • Participate in employee and patient rounding and identifies and mentors potential future leaders

Quality

  • Enforces standards of emergency department care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
  • Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing emergency services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission.
  • Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.
  • Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
  • Is responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.
  • Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens.

Finance

  • Seeks new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.
  • Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment requests.
  • Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.

Growth

  • Advances the growth agenda for emergency services.

Community

  • Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect within the organization and the community.
  • Develops and builds strategic external networks.

Supports HCA by

  • Promoting consistent positive patient interactions that advance the agenda of unparalleled patient service
  • Practicing and adhering to the “Code of Conduct” philosophy and “Mission and Value Statement”
  • Performing other duties as assigned

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Qualifications

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing required
  • Master's degree MHA, MSN, MBA, or related field preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in emergency services required3+ years of experience in a leadership role preferred
  • or equivalent combination of education and/or experience
Licenses, Certifications, & Training:
  • 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
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Behaviors:
  • Knowledge of human resource management, program development, fiscal management skills, and familiarity with regulatory and accrediting agency standards preferred
  • Reference HCA LEADS
 

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 managers. 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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COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption. 

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