Director of Emergency

    May 22, 2019
    Portsmouth, New Hampshire
    Job Type
    New Hampshire


    Base Salary - $110,000 to $120,000
    Full-time Benefits - Full
    Relocation Assistance Available

    Job Summary
    The Director Emergency Services FSED assures service, growth, development, personnel management, and resource allocation and management controls in order to ensure consistent high-quality patient care in the Emergency Department. Provides oversight to ancillary departments such as Imaging, Lab, Admitting, Security, Environmental Services, and Support Services.

    Job Responsibilities
    • Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication.

    • Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.

    • Advances the patient experience agenda in the Emergency Department.

    • Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and documents their job performance.

    • Adheres to all Human Resource policies.

    • Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry information to staff.

    • Facilitates evidence based employee engagement practices.

    • Effectively builds strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals.

    • Participate in employee and patient rounding and identifies and mentors potential future leaders

    • Enforces standards of emergency department care and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.

    • Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing emergency services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission.

    • Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.

    • Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.

    • Is responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.

    • Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens.

    • Seeks new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.

    • Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment requests.

    • Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.

    • Advances the growth agenda for emergency services.

    • Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect within the organization and the community.

    • Develops and builds strategic external networks.

    Education & Experience


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