TeamHealth is seeking a Director of Nursing to join the emergency medicine team at Baptist Memorial Hospital located in Memphis, Tennessee. The ideal candidate will have at least (3) years of leadership experience in the emergency department.
Leadership candidates should have knowledge of health care issues, trends, legal compliance and managed care with emphasis in all components and nursing operations. Additionally, candidates should have an ability to foster collaborative partnerships in the development, implementation and administration of service and program delivery.
Baptist Memorial Health Care's flagship hospital, Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis is one of Tennessee's highest volume medical centers. This facility is a full-service medical center offering a comprehensive range of medical services. Its 80-acre campus is also home to Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women, the Spence and Becky Wilson Baptist Children's Hospital, Baptist Memorial Restorative Care Hospital, Baptist Heart Institute, Baptist Women's Health Center and 5 physicians office buildings. Baptist Memorial Health Care system is one of the premier health systems in the nation and an award-winning network dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality care.
To apply, we ask that you meet the following minimum qualifications: - RN with bachelor’s degree - Related Master’s (e.g., MBA/MHA/MS) degree or equivalent experience strongly preferred - At least three years of progressive, outcome oriented leadership experience - Strong administrative and team building skills - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Expert knowledge of ED operations
Memphis is a city rich with history as the “Home of the Blues” and the “Birthplace of Rock ‘n Roll.” The city numbers barbecue among its chief contributions to the national culture. It is five-time winner of the “Nation’s Cleanest City” award and boasts a high quality of life enhanced by a pleasant climate, top-notch schools, and abundant recreational opportunities.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Candidates should submit a letter of application including professional accomplishments, resume, and the names, mailing addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of five professional references.
- Lead the development, implementation, and improvement of care delivery models and services that supports the continuous enhancement of care delivery and patient/family, employee and provider satisfaction. - Promote the values of the nursing organization and uphold the nurse practice acts abiding by nurses' rights and compliance with regulatory and professional standards. - Foster transparency, interdisciplinary collaboration, and accountability in all areas. - Enhance the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice, nursing services administration, and the delivery of services. - Optimize resource allocation to support current and potential objectives and initiatives. - Lead a multidisciplinary workforce that provides clinically competent, efficient, and compassionate care and services in a professionally challenging environment.
Internal Number: 13442BR
TeamHealth is a physician-led, patient-focused company. Founded by doctors, for doctors, our success stems from the ingenuity, dedicated teamwork and integrity of our people. Celebrating more than four decades of experience in physician services, we’ve grown from a small company established by emergency physicians to one of the largest integrated care providers in the country. Today, 16,000+ clinicians strong, we offer the highest quality staffing, administrative support and management across the full continuum of care, from hospital-based practices to post-acute care and ambulatory centers.