Director of Nursing Emergency Department Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX
Feb 02, 2018
Feb 27, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
join our dynamic, passionate, and enthusiastic leadership team at Baylor Scott
& White Medical Center Waxahachie! We are looking for a transformational
leader who is energetic and innovative to continue the strong forward momentum
this hospital is experiencing.

Scott & White Medical Center Waxahachie is a 129 bed hospital working
towards a Level IV trauma designation. The emergency department has 37
treatment spaces and an annual volume over 64,000. It is also on journey to
Magnet designation with many more exciting projects on the horizon.

Scott & White Health, formed from the 2013 merger between Baylor Health
Care System and Scott & White Healthcare, is today the largest
not-for-profit health care 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 48 hospitals, 5,400 licensed beds, more than 1,000
patient care sites, over 9,000 affiliated physicians, 48,000+ team members,
$8.4B total net operating revenue and the Baylor Scott & White Health Plan.

The Director of Emergency Department
is responsible for planning, organizing and overall direction of
theoperations of emergency services at Baylor Scott & White Medical
Center Waxahachie.


* Plans, organizes and directs the overall
operation of the Emergency Department.

* Organizes departmental team members and
equipment in order to maximize efficiency. Coordinates activities within the
department. Assigns responsibilities to team members; and determines model of staffing
needs and scheduling requirements.

* Develops short-term and long-term goals and
objectives for the Emergency Department which are congruent with the needs of
the hospital(s) and community.

* Oversees the development of, secures approval
of, and administration of operational 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

* Oversees the interviewing, hiring,
orientating, scheduling, counseling, evaluation and termination of team members
in the Emergency Department.

* 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 team members.

* Serves on appropriate
community Emergency Services committees and various in-house committees to
promote emergency services.


* BSN required,
Master's degree strongly preferred

* RN license


* 5-8 years of

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