Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 3/13/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 4119.40000 ADMINISTRATION


Has 24-hour accountability for the quality and efficiency of the Emergency department’s nursing care. Responsible for maintaining staffing within the productivity standard and when variances occur he/she investigates contributing factors. Is responsible for the performance improvement planning and monitoring for the department.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  1. Licensed as a Registered Nurse accepted by the Texas State Board of Nursing to engage in professional nursing
  2. Four or more years of practice experience in a healthcare setting.
  3. Comprehensive knowledge of nursing procedures, processes, and acute care organizations
  4. Technical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills are relevant to this area in order to effectively and work collaboratively with the leadership team and staff.
  5. Certification requirements as defined by the certification policy. Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  6. Proficient using Microsoft Office and online applications.


  • Emergency Room Experience and ICU experience secondary
  • Bilingual or Multilingual.
  • Baccalaureate degree.
  • Previous leadership experience.
  • National Certification as recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center within three years of appointment.

Additional Information

About Steward Health Care

Nearly a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers with unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.

As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 33 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Steward Health Care is proud to be a minority, physician-owned organization. Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are at the foundation of the care we provide, the community services we support and all our employment practices. We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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