NEW EMEGENCY DEPARTMENT
The Director of Emergency Services is responsible for integrating their department’s
services with the hospitals primary functions with 24 hour responsibility.
The Director of
Emergency Services coordinates and integrates services within their department(s) and
with other departments.
The Director of the Level III trauma center has management responsiblity of the 18-bed
emergency department that has approximatley 20,000 patient visits annually.
The Director of Emergency Services develops and implements policies and procedures
that guide and support the provision of services.
The Director of Emergency Services
recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide
care/service and assures the qualifications and competence of those staff members (who
are not licensed independent practitioners) meet the needs of patient care and non-patient
The Director of Emergency Services provides orientation, in-service training, and
continuing education of all persons in their department(s).
The Director of Emergency
Services continuously assesses and improves their department’s performance and
maintains appropriate quality control programs.
BSN required and Masters preferred
BLS upon hire
and ACLS within 6 months of hire.
Scale certification required within 6 months of
2-3 years ED experience required.
management experience required
HCA Inc - 20 months ago