Director of Emergency and Trauma Services

  • 51199
  • 06 Jan 2019
  • West Palm Beach, FL
  • Healthcare
  • $90,000 - $120,000
  • Devon Vance

Job Description

Director of Emergency and Trauma Services


Position Description:


This position will oversee a 20 Bed Level 1 Trauma Center with 70,000 visits per year. Patients are high acuity with a large volume of penetrating wounds (gun and knife). They also get a fair amount of Stroke and Psych patients. The position has 2 Managers reporting to it. One over the Adult ED and the other over Trauma Services. RN staff is unionized. Saint Mary's is a Faith Based 460 Bed Facility including at 145 Bed Children's Hospital. It is a teaching facility.


  • Bachelor's Degree Minimal

  • Current RN License (compact state)

  • BLS, ACLS, PALS (American Heart Association)

  • CPI within 30 days of hire

  • NIH Stroke within 60 days of hire

  • TNCC within 180 days of hire

  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in Acute Care 

"The ideal candidate":

We are seeking a Nursing leader with at least 5 years experience leading a Trauma Designated Emergency Department in an Acute Care Hospital environment. Prefer experience working in a unionized environment but not required. We need someone who has the proven ability to engage staff and physicians.