Administrative Director of Critical Care CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System Longview, TX
CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System sets the standard for health, wellness and state-of-the-art care in East Texas. The not-for-profit health system includes medical centers with Level III Trauma Centers in Longview and Marshall; freestanding emergency; a full range of outpatient services; and medically integrated wellness facilities. CHRISTUS Good Shepherd’s flagship location in Longview is a certified Primary Stroke Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center, the region’s first Level III-A NICU, Level III Trauma Center, and Longview’s only Internal Medicine Residency Program. Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview is a not-for-profit, full service, acute-care, 425-bed regional referral center. Good Shepherd has received recognition and accolades from independent rating companies like Healthgrades, CareChex and Texas Medical Foundation for providing high quality outcomes to patients.
The Administrative Director, reporting to the System CNO for CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health (CGSH), will be responsible for Critical Care Services with accountability for Clinical Directors in the following areas: DAVITA Dialysis, MICU/SICU, IMC Neuroscience, IMC, IMC Cardiovascular/Central Monitoring as well as a Stroke Coordinator. CGSH is seeking a leader to promote the highest quality critical care services for the community and to strengthen relationships with providers to ensure integrated services across the region. Experience as a service line leader with accountability for critical care services. The successful candidate will bring contemporary experience in critical care services, demonstrated success in interdisciplinary collaboration and effective management of systems and processes in a high-volume complex health system.
Licensed or eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas.
B.S.N required, Master’s degree in Nursing or related field required.
Five years nursing management experience in acute care setting.
Demonstrated ability to develop effective nursing leaders, to mentor and coach others, and to delegate appropriately to achieve departmental goals and objectives.
Ability to establish strong collaborative relationships with physician leaders and with leaders of other disciplines. Strong operational leadership ability, fiscal competency, knowledge of resource planning and staffing systems.
LONGVIEW, TEXAS, Longview is the principal city of the Longview metropolitan area, comprising Gregg, Upshur, and Rusk counties. Longview is considered a major hub city for East Texas. In 2014, Forbes magazine ranked Longview as the sixth fastest-growing small city in the United States.
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