Emergency Department Director

Full-Time @Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Emergency Department Email Job

Job Detail

  • Job ID 17355

Job Description

Position: Emergency Department Director                            Department: Emergency Department

Employee Name:                                                                    Supervises: All employees within their dept.

Reports to:  CNO                                                                    Exemption Status: Exempt



Performance Expectations – Expectations that contribute to positive unit/department/hospital operations and promote personal and work related growth.

Performance Evaluation – The process of documenting the level at which a staff member has performed the expectations of their position description.

Competency – The ability to perform the tasks specific to the position description; assessed at the completion of orientation and annually.

Position Summary

The department director is responsible for the management of a specific assigned unit(s) in the nursing service department. This is accomplished through the planning, provision, coordination and evaluation of department activities in support of medical care as directed by the medical staff pursuant to the objectives, policies, and mission, vision and core values of the organization


Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Currently licensed (unrestricted) in the State of Arkansas or compact state 

Work Experience

Supervisory exp preferred, not required


Specific Skills

  • BLS completed by end of orientation and maintained throughout employment
  • ACLS within 6 months of employment
  • PALS/NRP/TNCC may be necessary depending on unit
  • Basic computer skills

Physical Requirements

Standing/Walking Work (Prolonged periods of standing and/or walking)

Medium Work (Exert up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)

Environment Conditions  

Toxic/Caustic/Chemical/Detergents                                                   Blood born pathogens

Dust/Fumes/Gases                                                                             CRT (computer) monitor

Moving mechanical equipment                                                           Latex gloves

Potential electric shock                                                                      Communicable disease

X-ray/electromagnetic energy                                                            High-pitched noises