An excellent opportunity is now available for a Nurse Director
Critical Care Services at a 250 bed Southern Texas Medical
The ICU Nurse Director will report to the Chief Nursing Officer,
and will be supported by 3 Nurse Managers and will have oversight
of 88 FTE’s
The Nurse Director of Intensive Care Unit ICU will be
responsible for leading and directing all care and services
provided with the Critical Care departments to ensure optimal
The Nurse Director of Critical Care unit will see patients in
vast ranges of acuity scales, from those who have had minor to
sever incidents, to those recovering from cardiovascular surgery,
stroke and extreme traumatic events. The Critical Care Nurse
Director will be responsible for a 25 bed ICU.
The Nurse Director Critical Care will assume fiscal
responsibility for the unit budgets serves as a liaison with
medical staff and other personnel, promotes the maximum growth and
development of each employee, supports nursing research and assures
patient advocacy. The Critical Care Nurse Director will work with
Managers of Critical Care, Trauma, Medical Surgical and Emergency
maintaining a premium level of patient care as they move throughout
The Nurse Director will oversee a multidisciplinary team
including: intensivists, physicians, registered nurses, the charge
nurse, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, nutritionists, physical
therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists a clinical
librarian and a social worker/case manager.
The Medical Center is extremely busy, as are the
Ambulatory Clinics, the healthcare organization has over 40 clinics
throughout the region.
Located on the Gulf, South Eastern Texas, the area is home to a
thriving economy, stable housing market, safe communities and
endless outdoor activities on the Gulf.
The Healthcare organization is prepared to offer a generous
salary, comprehensive benefit package, relocation assistance and