HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director of Nursing - Liver Transplant Clinic in San Antonio, Texas

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospitalis licensed for 382 beds and has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A. It receives international acclaim for its outstanding and dynamic kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs, setting record numbers for volume and outcomes. Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, a nationally recognized center that recently performed the world’s first 16-way kidney donor exchange chain during three consecutive days at a single hospital.

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital earned designation as a Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13 and up. This program serves as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. For more information, please visit our website atwww.sahealth.comand select Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital under Locations. _ _ _General Statement of Duties: _ The Director, Transplant Clinic is responsible for overseeing all clinical operations for the Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Programs. Executes sound clinical business strategy that promotes service, relationships, and volume. Responsible for meeting internal procedural requirements as set forth by each organ-specific transplant steering committee as well as meeting external requirements regarding Transplant Services as defined by UNOS, TJC, Medicare, and Medicaid in each respective area.Works closely with physiciansto ensure high quality services are provided by each of the programs.

_Education_: * Bachelor of Science in Nursing Note: Current MHS employees who completed a Nursing Diploma or Associates in Nursing degree program who are currently in a Nurse Director position have until 1/1/2014 to meet BSN education requirements.

2._Experience_: * Minimum of 5 years of direct care experience as Registered Nurse with two years’ experience in transplant services management/administration. 3. Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).

4._Preferred_: * Master’s Degree in Nursing or related field * Five years or more experience in transplant management/administration. *Minimum License, Certificates, or Registrations Required:* * Must have current RN license to practice professional nursing in the state of Texas. * Must have Texas RN license within 90 days of hire.

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director of Nursing - Liver Transplant Clinic

Location: Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Specialty %26 Transplant Hospital

Requisition ID: 01588-86768