The Director of Emergency Department is responsible for planning, organizing and direction of the overall operation of emergency services for Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie. This role offers an opportunity to lead a high volume ED department under the direction of a dynamic well respected CNO. This role is located in a facility which opened in 2014 and experiences strong community engagement and support.
Plans, organizes and directs the overall operation of the Emergency Department (and Employee Clinic if appropriate).
Organizes departmental personnel and equipment in order to maximize efficiency. Coordinates activities within the department. Assigns responsibilities to personnel; and determines staffing needs and scheduling requirements.
Develops short-term and long-term goals and objectives for the Emergency Department (and the Employee Health Clinic if appropriate) which are congruent with the needs of the hospital(s) and community.
Oversees the development of, secures approval of, and administration of operation budgets. Oversees the development of and secures approval for capital equipment purchases.
Oversees the development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to the operation of the Emergency Department (and the Employee Health Clinic if appropriate).
Oversees the interviewing, hiring, orientating, scheduling, counseling, evaluation and termination of personnel in the Emergency Department (and the Employee Health Clinic if appropriate).
Oversees the proper use, repair and replacement of departmental equipment and supplies. Establishes and maintains appropriate stock levels of supplies and medications.
Attends educational seminars and institutes through professional organizations and represents BSWH at schools and other institutions to enhance and maintain an awareness in the community and promote Baylor Scott & White Health standards.
Promotes BSWH through positive interactions with patients, families, visitors, physicians, police, press, ambulance personnel, and other hospital personnel.
Serves on appropriate community Emergency Services committees and various in-house committees to promote emergency services and employee health relations.
MSN required within an agreed upon timeline (following appointment or promotion to position) timeline not to exceed 4 years
Bachelor's degree in Nursing required
5 to 8 years related experience
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Internal Number: 19009403
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in the state of Texas. With total assets of $10.8 billion*, Baylor Scott & White Health has the vision and resources to provide its patients and members continued quality care while creating a model system for a dramatically changing healthcare environment. Baylor Scott & White Health includes 50 hospitals, 5,397 licensed beds, more than 1,000 patient care sites, close to 7,800 affiliated physicians, 48,000 employees, $9.1B total net operating revenue* and the Baylor Scott & White Health Plan.