Dir, Mobile Critical Care Svcs - Raleigh, M-F, Full Time
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Internal Number: 45739
About WakeMed: About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer, promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression, genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Position Information: The Director of Mobile Critical Care Services will serve as the Director for WakeMed's comprehensive medical transport program with system-wide accountability for all operational aspects of Mobile Critical Care Services (ground division) and Emergency Communications maintaining the highest standards of safety, quality, service, and fiscal responsibility. This position is responsible for coordinating inter-facility patient throughput into, out of, and across the healthcare system. The program Director oversees personnel at multiple campuses across the WakeMed system and is responsible for the strategic planning, financial management and budgeting processes, quality assurance/performance improvement activities, and ensuring regulatory agency compliance of assigned areas. This position works closely with the program medical director ensuring the highest standards in quality of care. Direct reports include the Manger of Mobile Critical Care Services and the Manager of Emergency Communications. This position represents WakeMed to the public, health care organizations, professional associations, and governmental agencies while establishing collaborative relationships with internal and external customers. The program Director supports WakeMed's Mission, Vision, and Values while embracing the Wake Way in support of the organization's aspirational goals.
Experience Requirements: 5 Years Nursing - Related Area Required - And 3 Years Clinical - Emergency Department/Trauma Or Clinical - EMS or Medical Transport Service Required - And 3 Years Management Required
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree Nursing Required - And Master's Degree Related Field Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Registered Nurse Required - And National Certification in Nursing Required - Within 1 Year of Hire And Maintain Vehicle Operator Insurability Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.