Director Critical Care Services

Location: Hackensack, New Jersey
Date Posted: 22-05-2018
Fantastic opportunity for a Director of Critical Care Services RN at a beautiful facility located near New Jersey!
Patient focused, community oriented, conveniently located and equipped with technology that rivals the nation’s most prestigious healthcare systems. Offers a comprehensive and growing array of services delivered by caring and highly skilled medical professionals. We’re proud of the therapeutic and administrative upgrades we have made. We’re the convenient, friendly community hospital that delivers the quality care, medical excellence and technology on which you can depend. Has been serving Montclair and its surrounding New Jersey communities since 1891.
Position Summary:
The job encompasses integration, facilitation, coordination of the leadership, management, operational, quality improvement, and clinical activities of patient care services. Leads the department to successfully achieve outstanding patient outcomes, hire and retain talented staff members, lead individuals to successfully complete the annual goals of the unit and the organization. Responsible for: planning, staffing, performance management, financial management, communication, compliance with standards/regulations, customer service, quality initiatives, the application of mission and values, and organizational improvement for areas of responsibility; continuing personal and professional growth; direction of Critical Care Services that are provided to the patients and their families.
  • 5 years’ experience with direct patient care. 
  • 2-5 years management experience preferred in specialty within an acute care hospital environment. 
  • Excellent decision-making ability regarding when to notify others about issues or situations.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to communicate effectively utilizing both written and verbal skills
  • Demonstrates initiative, integrity and strong sense of values and ethical standards
  • Demonstrates dependability and initiative
  • Ability to respond to and manage emergency situations 
  • Computer/Program literacy
  • Current NJ Registered Nurse Licensure
  • Maintain current BLS certification
  • Bachelor’s in nursing required 
  • Masters in nursing or healthcare related degree required (or to be completed within 5 years of employment or showing significant progress towards degree completion
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