St. Joseph Health Director Nursing - Emergency Department, Full Time, Days, 8 Hour in Apple Valley, California

At St. Mary Medical Center providing compassionate care to patients and their families is a sacred responsibility. That is why we seek those who share our passion for treating the whole person – body, mind and spirit.

Position Summary: Responsible for the 24-hour operation of the emergency department and the care provided to all patients in this service. Responsible and accountable for leadership, budget preparation, overall fiscal management, staffing, planning, organizing and controlling. Role models proactive collaborative working relationships across all hospital functions in an interdisciplinary approach to patient care. Develops programs, policies and procedures and standards of care to ensure patient care needs are assessed, evaluated and met. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:


Bachelor of Science in Nursing required. Master’s of Science in Nursing or health related degree preferred or completed within 3 years of hire. Experience:

Minimum of five years clinical experience in the Emergency department, and three years progressive management/leader experience. License / Certification:

Current California Registered Nurse license Basic Life Support – Healthcare provider level.


Professional Advancement:Individual career development plan, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating mentors Health:Medical - Cigna HMO and POS (Point of Service) plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, Employee Assistance Program Wellness:Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off (PTO) – 25-40 days per year (based on years of service), Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, Pre-Paid Legal Plan

Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert.St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert.St. Mary Medical Center's dedication to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence.The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).St. Mary Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.In addition to federal law requirements, St. Mary Medical Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.