HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Trauma Program Director - Sign On Opportunity Available in Salt Lake City, Utah

St. Mark's Hospital provides a full array of services to the surrounding community, including the following service lines: cardiac, NICU, orthopedics, behavioral health, skilled nursing, acute rehab, as well as many others. St. Mark's is the oldest running hospital in Utah with rich traditions and a reputation for excellent patient care and quality outcomes. St. Mark's Hospital is nestled at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains and only a stones's throw away from many national parks, including Moab, Zion, Canyonlands, etc.

The Trauma Director provides facilitation and direction for a multidisciplinary trauma service with primary focus on developing/implementing and monitoring systems to enhance care of the trauma patient. The Director serves as a resource for inter-intra disciplinary team members and patient families that participate in the care of trauma patients. This individual works in close collaboration with the Trauma Medical Director to promote the goals of the Trauma Program, to qualify all care issues and system issues regarding the program development, and to optimize patient care across the age and injury spectrum.

Program development, both at the hospital, local and within state/national systems is key elements to the success of this role. This individual is responsible for oversight/direction of trauma related activities, and initiates changes internally and external that will promote optimal trauma care. This person performs all functions necessary to act as an agent to the Trauma Medical Director and Administration, to ensure compliance with all hospital, local, state and American College of Surgeons requirements. This position maintains responsibility/accountability for 24-hour day management.


_EDUCATION:_ BSN required, MSN preferred.

_EXPERIENCE:_ _Must have experience going through Trauma Accreditation or worked as a Trauma Coordinator/PI._ Must have at least five (5) year’s experience as a Charge Nurse/Supervisor in management role.

_LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS:_ Current RN license for the state of Utah. Maintains current BLS and TNCC certifications.

_SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS:_ Successfully completes general nursing and unit orientations. Demonstrates effective communication skills, both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to work with other departments to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills and excellent customer skills.

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Trauma Program Director - Sign On Opportunity Available

Location: Utah-Salt Lake City-St. Mark%27s Hospital

Requisition ID: 00954-41473