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Nursing Director Pedi/PICU

Recruiter.com - San Antonio, TEXAS  
The ideal candidate will have a BSN/MSN with extensive Pediatrics nursing experience in an acute care hospital of equivalent size and scope of this position. They will have a minimum of three years Nursing leadership experience over a Pediatric or PICU unit .
We are
a recognized leader in healthcare in San Antonio and South Texas. We are
the fourth largest civilian employer in San Antonio and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). We are
a six-hospital system located in San Antonio and New Braunfels TX with numerous other affiliated health care entities. We are
the fourth largest civilian employer in San Antonio and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). We offer competitive salaries and our full-time employees enjoy a full benefits package, including health, dental and vision insurance, plus a matching 401k plan, paid time off and much more. It?s no wonder that we made the Forbes list of America?s Best Employers in 2016! We?re a nicotine-free workplace. EOE.
Our parent company is a diversified healthcare services company with more than 130,000 employees. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International (USPI), the company operates 87 general acute care hospitals, 20 short-stay surgical hospitals and over 440 outpatient centers in the United States, as well as nine facilities in the United Kingdom.

We are
a 268-bed, acute care hospital, opened 20 years ago.
It is a full-service hospital in a growing area of the city, which offers adult and pediatric emergency care, cardiovascular care and the highest level of mother and baby care in the San Antonio/Stone Oak area.
Our hospital also houses the egional Children?s Center. From a dedicated pediatric emergency department to pediatric surgery and a pediatric ICU, the Regional Children?s Center is the only hospital in North San Antonio with dedicated services for children.
Additionally, we offer state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient surgical and medical care.
The hospital recently completed a $90 million expansion project, adding a new patient tower, new medical office space, new emergency departments and new surgical suites.
San Antonio, Texas
Nestled on the edge of the Texas Hill Country, San Antonio is a beautiful city with rich cultural roots, offering a diverse spectrum of tastes, experiences, events and attractions. From museums and missions, to outstanding schools and professional sports teams, to SeaWorld and the Stock Show & Rodeo, there?s something for everyone. Here you?ll find no state income tax and a robust economy that results in affordable housing and living.

Reporting to the CNO the Director
is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing resources for the Pediatric and PICU Units.

PICU ? 12 Beds. There is a Pediatric Intensivist group consisting of 4 physicians who provide 24/7 coverage. Pediatric Transport Team, air and ground. The average daily census is around 6. There are 20 FTEs.
PEDS ? 25 Beds; Supported mostly by a Hospitalist group of physicians; Basic pediatric services provided. There is around 30 FTE.
Pediatric Sedation and Procedure Clinic.- Small Outpatient clinic, does about 3-4 procedures per day.
Ancillary Support ? 1 Pediatric Educator; 1 Transport Program Manager
Responsibilities include: budget responsibility; efficient/effective resource utilization; recruitment and effective/efficient management of assigned staff; achieving quality outcomes; performance improvement; monitoring of quality and quantity of services; maintaining positive working relationships with staff and System departments and managers, and purchasing and maintaining equipment. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned
Qualifications:
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree in Nursing

PREFERRED EDUCATION: Master Degree in Nursing, Business or Related Field
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 5 years experience in discipline or specialty.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 3-5 years progressively responsible management experience

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Possession of current Texas State License for Registered Nurse

PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Specialty or Administration certification desired.

REQUIRED COURSES/COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR): BLS?Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training Center or the Military Training Network. Recruiter.com . Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Nursing Director