RN Director | Emergency Department

Location: Templeton, CA
Date Posted: 07-13-2018
Located on California’s Central Coast about two hours north of Santa Barbara, Templeton is a friendly town of 7,000 residents know for its grapes, alfalfa, hay, and horse and cattle ranches.  Times may have changed, but Templeton prides itself in retaining its historic small-town character. This pleasant rural community is known for its joyful festivities, vibrant parades, and a growing craft beer and wine industry. Surrounded by rich agricultural land, Templeton is still very much an old-fashioned neighborhood, and proud of it. Small businesses attract visitors to a quaint Main Street district; dining spans from authentic barbecue and Mexican to farm-fresh food.  Residents are spoiled by interesting antique stores, wine tasting at a range of acclaimed tasting rooms, water sports at nearby Lake Nacimiento, horseback riding in cowboy country, and cycling the winding roads that take you from city to country to coast. 
 
Looking for a change of scenery?  We seek a Registered Nurse with demonstrated leadership experience in the ER for the role of Director of Emergency Department.  In this role you will oversee a 23 Bed ER with 50 FTE including an Assistant Director and Charge Nurses.  You will perform the professional functions of a Registered Nurse in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the care of patients in the acute care setting.  You will be responsible for meeting the established standards of Nursing Practice and promoting cooperation among the interdisciplinary healthcare team. You will mentor and evaluate department staff in meeting personal accountabilities.  The ER is the busiest in the County with an average of 100 patients a day - some trauma, a few Psych. The staff is engaged and there is low turnover. It is a beautiful unit, laid out well, and built about ten years ago. 
 
Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in Nursing and be licensed as an RN in the state of California.  Must have five (5) or more years of ER experience that includes leadership experience in a hospital emergency room.  Must have ACLS, BLS, and PALS.  Must have strong communication skills, both written and verbal.  Must have proven team building skills.
 
This role offers highly competitive compensation and benefits as well as a $20,000 sign-on bonus.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a 122-bed acute care hospital that has been the recipient of multiple awards, accreditation, and recognition for meeting the highest level of health care standards in a wide range of programs.  For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says “Apply Now.”
 
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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