HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director Med/Surg, Registered Nurse (RN) in Austin, Texas

With more than 119 sites across Central Texas, St. David’s HealthCare includes seven of the area’s leading hospitals and is one of the largest health systems in Texas. The organization has been recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award — the nation’s highest presidential honor for performance excellence. St. David’s HealthCare is the third-largest private employer in the Austin area, with more than 10,200 employees.

_POSITION SUMMARY_:

This position, reporting directly to the Chief Nursing Officer, has 24-hour accountability for the clinical practice of nursing and the delivery of patient care within the nursing unit. This includes the identification and demonstration of abilities to meet special needs and considerations of Age Specific Populations. This role encompasses management of human, fiscal and other resources, development of personnel, compliance with regulatory and professional standards, strategic planning and fostering of collaborative relationships.

Participates in providing patient specific care standards as directed, and follows service excellence standards to ensure high levels of patient satisfaction.

_5 Med/Surg Unit Description_ The Medical/Surgical Unit is a 66-bed unit. This team-oriented unit provides outstanding nursing services to patients with a variety of medical conditions such as pneumonia, diabetes, cancer, bariatric surgery, surgical oncology and renal disease. Nurses provide the primary patient care with assistance from patient care techs and unit clerks. The unit has chemotherapy-trained nurses that provide chemotherapy throughout the campus. Shifts available: various, the unit is a 24-hour, seven day a week department.

_EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE_:


Required: Graduate from an accredited Bachelor’s Degree nursing program or current enrollment in an Alternative Entry MSN program; minimum of two years management position experience Preferred: Master’s Degree; minimum of five years experience in related area*__*

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_LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES_:

Required: Texas RN License or a Compact RN license from a NCLA Compact State.**

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director Med/Surg, Registered Nurse (RN)

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-60697