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Director of Medical Surgical Nursing

Port Lavaca, Texas
Job Type
30 Jul 2022

A fantastic growth opportunity has become available for a Director of Medical Surgical Nursing as a part of an excellent Healthcare System in South Texas. This hospital is looking for a passionate leader to join this Medical Surgical and Observation Unit team.

This 150 bed hospital has been designated a Primary Stroke Center and Level 3 and 4 Trauma Center in Texas for the last decade. This technologically advanced institution is growing and joining this facility as the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing will be a great next step in your career and an opportunity for continued advancement.  

Reporting up to the Chief Nursing Officer, this role will oversee a tenured team of excellent shift supervisors and clinical staff including Registered Nurses and Patient Care Assistants. This Director of Medical Surgical Nursing will be supported by an Assistant Nurse Manager, Nurse Managers of MedSurg and team of CMSRN certified Nurse Supervisors.

With close to 70 general Medical Surgical and Observation beds, the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing will be a major player in Nurse Development, program and policy creation and implementation, and will be an extremely meaningful part of this team and culture. You will work closely with exceptional physicians, techs, and staff to continue to provide and manage patient centered quality care. 

The primary goals of the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing include guiding, coaching and mentoring staff and overseeing day to day staffing decisions including hiring. This role will oversee budget compliance and policy and procedure creation for the unit. As part of the responsibilities of the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing, you will oversee the team of House Supervisors, Step Down and transitional care unit and ICU.

South Texas' low cost of living and year round sunshine make this a beautiful city to be a Director of Medical Surgical Nursing. South Texas is a thriving area, with growth and culture at every turn. There is the opportunity to be at the Gulf of Mexico relaxing on days off and great work life balance. 

Along with generous compensation and benefits, being the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing at this facility will help make a difference in the community and help families and their loved ones through their inpatient experience.

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  • Job Reference: 671560769-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Clinical Management Consultants
  • Location: Port Lavaca, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent