HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director, Telemetry in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Grand Strand Health is a multi-facility health system located on the coast of the Grand Strand community. Grand Strand Health is comprised of one 301-bed acute care hospital, Grand Strand Medical Center, and South Strand Medical Center, which provides 24/7 emergency services and outpatient medical services. Affiliated with Grand Strand are a number of physician practices that provide heart & vascular care, spine & neuro care, surgical care and primary and senior care. These quality-focused services work together to provide excellence in medical care to residents in the Myrtle Beach area.

We are looking for a new Director of Med/Surg/Telemetry to direct and oversee an approximately 40-bed unit at Grand Strand Medical Center. The department director has the direct-line responsibility for day to day operations and overall responsibility for the nursing department, insuring that employees have effective management, good communication and appropriate discipline. The department director insures that the charge nurses fulfill their responsibilities as front-line supervisors and is responsible on a 24-hour basis for the coordination of patient care, administrative and nursing activities. He/she is also responsible on a 24 hours basis for the quality of nursing care provided to patient and for the implementation and evaluation of all nursing care and related activities.


Position Requirements:

*A. **Licensure/Certification/Registration:*Current licensure in the State ofSouth Carolinaas a Registered Nurse; BLS – Healthcare provider.** *B. **Education:*Graduate of a NLN accredited school of nursing** * * *C. **Experience: *Minimum of three years recent nursing practice, with at least two years of experience in a nursing leadership position preferred. Physically and mentally capable to satisfy job requirements. * * *D. **Special qualifications:*Effective communication skills; both orally and written, with flexible interpersonal skills to facilitate the exchange of information within all levels of the organization. Ability to effectively read, write and speak fluent English. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills. Creative and innovative skills in personnel management and ability to facilitate growth and development of department and staff.

Title: Director, Telemetry

Location: South Carolina-Myrtle Beach-Grand Strand Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00104-8784