This position provides direction and oversight of Emergency services for the Emergency Department. The position requires a leader with vision, initiative, strategic thinking, strong relationship-building skills and a record of making a decisive impact. The Emergency Department Director is a high visibility, high impact, leadership role. The ED Director will lead and orchestrate the development, supervision and evaluation of service line administrative and operational activities. The ED Director will enhance, implement, and oversee a strategy and process that is data driven, evidence based, team oriented, patient centered and collaborative with Medical Staff, with the objective of improving the outcomes of patient care delivery and reducing costs. As a nursing Director this associate is responsible for promoting Shared Governance, staff recruitment and retention, and the clinical and professional development of associates. The ED Director is responsible for coordinating activities of emergency services by working with the medical staff promoting collaboration of nursing, administration and the medical staff for optimal program development, improved market share, and excellent patient outcomes. ED Director also works with other members of the SETX leadership team to reach goals of excellence in Service, Clinical Quality, Community Value, and Business Literacy. Position is responsible for budgeting and monitoring all personnel, supplies, and equipment.
Our Mission: WHY WE EXIST. To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Core Values: WHAT WE BELIEVE IN.DIGNITY Respect for the worth of every person, recognition and commitment to the value of diverse individuals and perspectives, and special concern for the poor and underserved. INTEGRITY Honesty, justice, and consistency in all relationships. EXCELLENCE High standards of service and per...formance. COMPASSION Service in a spirit of empathy, love, and concern. STEWARDSHIP Wise and just use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner.Our Vision: WHAT WE ARE STRIVING TO DO. CHRISTUS HEALTH, a Catholic health ministry, will be a leader, a partner and an advocate in the creation of innovative health and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. Our Name and Symbol:WHO WE ARE. CHRISTUS is Latin for "Christ," and proclaims publicly the core of our mission. OUR NAME choice also recognizes the heritage of our two congregational sponsors, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in Houston and San Antonio. Jesus Christ is the Incarnate Word, the Word of God made flesh. It is, therefore, only fitting that it is in another form of His name that our health ministries are called together. OUR SYMBOL Reflects the healing ministry of Jesus Christ - a combination of a medical cross and a religious cross. The flowing banner on the cross is a common symbol of the risen Christ, while the royal purple signifies Christ. The flowing banner also conveys a sense of motion as we move forward into a new era of service to our communities.