Baptist Medical Center is located in the heart of downtown San Antonio, Texas.
Our team of highly trained professionals enables us to provide quality, compassionate care for our patients. Our people are the key to delivering the outstanding care and satisfaction that the people of San Antonio have come to expect from Baptist Health System.
In addition to innovative medical solutions that give our patients hope of a better quality of life, we strive for a heartwarming, healing experience.
The Administrative Director ï¿½ Emergency Services is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing resources for multiple departments/service lines on a twenty-four (24) hour basis. These responsibilities include: budget responsibility; efficient/effective resource utilization; recruitment and effective/efficient management of assigned staff; achieving quality outcomes; performance improvement; monitoring of quality and quantity of services; maintaining positive working relationships with staff and System departments and managers, and purchasing and maintaining equipment. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Establishes goals and objectives that support overall strategic plans of the facility/Baptist Health System
Develops and manages the annual department operating and capital budgets
Directs daily operations of assigned department/s
Directs performance of staff
Maintains objectivity in decision making, utilizing facts to support decisions
Supports the mission statement, policies and procedures of the Baptist Health System
Manages to eliminate boundaries to achieve integrated, efficient and quality service
Achieves ongoing compliance with all regulatory agencies
Serves as a resource to employees and customers as demonstrated by visibility and knowledge of issues
Demonstrates flexibility in response to change
Anticipates and responds to problems and risks
Communicates effectively with all levels in the organization and with internal and external customers
Selects personnel for hire and promotion; takes appropriate actions regarding counseling, disciplinary actions, demotion and termination
Directs, supports and coaches direct reports
Responds proactively to employee needs and concerns
Develops ï¿½expertsï¿½ and ï¿½expertiseï¿½ throughout the department and seeks employee input
Facilitates consensus among divergent groups
Minimizes staff turnover
Acknowledges and rewards employeesï¿½ strengths and accomplishments
Evaluates assigned staff performance and competency, providing direct feedback
Assesses learning needs, develops competency plans and provides opportunities for learning
Department/Business Unit Management:
Interfaces on a regular basis with medical staff to communicate, receive information and promote satisfactory patient outcomes.
Assures patient information is available to the healthcare team to facilitate timely medical decision making.
Utilizes data and statistical analysis as basis for decisions and actions and to improve performance.
Demonstrates required knowledge and competencies for clinical systems to include but not limited to: HED, HPF, STAR, HEV, Accudose
Demonstrates required knowledge and competencies for MS Programs to include but not limited to: Word, Excel, Powerpoint.
Redesigns work flow and work processes to achieve customer satisfaction, quality improvement and cost reduction.
Identifies high-risk situations and utilizes root cause analyses tools to achieve the elimination or reduction of risk.
Supports case management initiatives and clinical improvement efforts.
Demonstrates dedication to achieving quality outcomes; evaluates and communicates quality performance outcomes; collects and utilizes data to improve department performance.
Demonstrates dedication to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in service; talks and acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers; role models Studer Principles and ï¿½must havesï¿½
Assures department and staff readiness for each and every patient
Assures department commitment to Performance Improvement and leads by example
Serves as a role model for service excellence
Participates in Performance Management program
Participates in LDI
Participates in BHS Quality Initiatives
Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively
Maintains safe environment
Addresses patient population-specific needs
Participates in Performance Improvement activities
Sign on bonus eligibility:
Must be a new employee to Tenet Health
Minimum three years RN experience
Required: Academic degree in nursing, Bachelor's required Preferred: Masters degree - Nursing, Business, or related field
Minimum five years experience in discipline or specialty
Three - five years of progressively responsible management experience in a hospital environment
Required: Must be currently licensed, certified or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy. CPR
Preferred: Specialty or Administration certification desired
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Baptist 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: 1905020710
About Baptist 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.