MedSurg/ICU Director (FT-Exempt)

Full Time
Main Hospital Campus in Bay City, Texas
Posted 2 months ago


Responsible for leadership, clinical nursing practice, monitoring, and ongoing performance improvement of designated nursing unit(s). Knowledge of finances and productivity is necessary. Demonstrates knowledge of special needs and tasks appropriate to each age group. Accountability for evaluating and managing performance, policies, programs, and services for effectiveness and consistency with the mission, goals, and objectives of the organization. Provides leadership through mentoring and career development. Performs within the prescribed limits of the District and department legal compliance program. Is responsible to detect, observe and report compliance variances to immediate supervisor, or upward through the chain of command, the Compliance Officer or District hotline.


  1. Current Texas License.
  2. Registered Nurse with Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred.
  3. Minimum 5-10 years previous management required.
  4. Previous experience directing a larger nursing department (20+ FTE’s or more) required.
  5. Current CPR required. ACLS, TNCC, NRP, PALS / ENPC, CPI / Stable or other certifications based on areas of responsibility.


1.Strong leadership skills

  • Hands on leadership skills
  • Collaborative approach involving other nursing/hospital departments
  • Previous experience directing a large nursing department

2. Focus on improving patient experience

  • History of improving HCAHPS scores
  • Can provide examples of strategies

3. Focus on promoting high quality care

  • History of improving HCAHPS scores
  • Can provide examples of strategies

4. Financial understanding of department operations

  • Can maintain productivity goals in a safe manner
  • Understands budgeting process and goal setting
  • History of directing growth in patient volumes

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