Under the direction of the Administrative Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for the management of the departmentï¿½s daily operations and coordination of patient care, as well as acting as a liaison between internal and external customers of the organization. Participates in continuous quality improvement and ensures that the department staff meets with regulatory agency standards, and complies with unit established standards of care, hospital, and corporate policy and procedures. Coordinates and delivers advanced professional and technical care to adult and geriatric patients. Assists and provides input to the Administrative Director regarding employment interviews, staff performance issues or needs. The Assistant Director develops collaborative working relationships with hospital leadership, physicians, and staff, both internal and external to the department. The Assistant Director is also responsible for assisting with budget preparation, management of supplies and equipment in the department as well as promoting teamwork with physicians and all health care providers. The Assistant Director will also have responsibility for promoting internal and external customer satisfaction as well as appropriate resource management. The Assistant Director ensures compliance with Tenet initiatives, regulatory agencies, TJC and the Nurse Practice Act while maintaining shared responsibility with the Administrative Director for the operations of the department 24/7.
Minimum: Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree in Nursing or related field preferred.
Clinical and administrative practice.
Two years experience in health care management and a minimum of 5 years experience in clinical related specialty. Must have a working knowledge of Quality Improvement Process and TJC standards.
Registered Nurse - licensed in the State of Florida.
Current BLS and ACLS Certification
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Delray Beach, Florida
Facility: Delray Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005029159
About Delray Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.