RN - Director of Emergency Services

Trugo Group - Asheville, NC

We are currently recruiting a full-time Registered Nurse (RN) Director of Emergency Services in Asheville, North Carolina, to work in the state's sixth-largest health system, operating six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, and the region s only Level II trauma center.

Job Responsibilities of the Director of Emergency Services RN:

  • Identify real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow-through and communication.
  • Participates in service, departmental, and hospital-wide committees as assigned.
  • Advances the patient experience in the ED.
  • Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback, constructive critique of their work, facilitates individual development plans, and documents their job performance.
  • Participates in employee and patient rounding identifies and mentors potential future leaders.
  • Enforces standards of ED care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
  • Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting, and hospital policy of patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.
  • Develops, prioritizes, and defends a capital equipment budget.
  • Responsible for the fiscal management of the department, assuring proper utilization of the department's financial resources.
  • Develops and builds upon strategic external networks.
  • Manage a department of more than 150 FTEs with the help of three nurse managers.
  • 94 exam rooms; 260 patients/day, 32 ambulances, and two helicopters.
Qualifications and Education for the Director of Emergency Services RN:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required. MHA, MSN, MBA preferred.
  • Three plus years of experience in the ED along with three-plus years of a leadership role.
  • NC nursing license or compact license.
  • BLS/ACLS required.
  • PALS or ENPC required. National certification in emergency room nursing is preferred.
  • One year of acute care experience working in an ER, urgent care centers may qualify based upon the type of work in that center.
Compensation and Benefits for the Director of Emergency Services RN:
  • Salary: $120k-$150k, depends on experience.
  • Relo assistance up to $10k; sign-on of $20k.
  • Yearly bonus up to 15% of salary, based upon performance.
  • Matching 401(k) contributions ranging from 3-9%.
  • PTO starting at 4 weeks per year.
  • Tuition reimbursement of up to $5, 250 per year.
  • Low-cost medical, dental, life, and vision options.
  • LTD, STD, flexible spending accounts, employee stock purchase program, plus many other outstanding benefits.


Posted On: Saturday, July 17, 2021
Compensation: $120k-$150k per year



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