Galileo Search

Published: February 4, 2021


Emergency Department Director | RN Required | Pacific Northwest, U.S.

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance

Galileo Search is conducting a search for an experienced Emergency Department Director with current acute care leadership experience.

Our client is a 100+ bed community hospital and level III trauma center that is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Pacific Northwest, U.S. (Beautiful natural landscapes, minimal traffic, great restaurants, walking trails abound and the great outdoors)


Pacific Northwest, U.S.


The Emergency Department Director accepts responsibility, accountability, and authority as a unit manager on a 24-hour basis. Utilizes knowledge, methods, and techniques pertinent to directing, guiding, and assisting nursing management and staff members fulfill their responsibilities. The ED Director also has oversight of the Trauma Program as Trauma Program Director.

The Emergency Department Director will report to a supportive Chief Nursing Officer (CNO).

Opportunity & Responsibilities:

• Departmental planning, development, administration, evaluation, and performance improvement
• Oversight of scheduling, hiring, staff development, mentoring, counseling and team building
• Managing resources in the unit and coordinating the maintenance of equipment and supplies
• Coordinating with the multidisciplinary team to maintain functional clinical pathways
• Collaborating and partnering with hospital staff and leadership


• Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred
• RN (Registered Nurse) required
• 3+ years of clinical nursing leadership experience in an acute care hospital environment
• Highly organized; efficient and effective use of time and resources
• Proven relationship building and management skills
• Customer service centric approach

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Search, LLC partners with hospitals and healthcare organizations across the United States to identify, recruit and retain the most accomplished professionals and executives in the industry. Our clients include community and critical access hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers, and Fortune 500 corporations. To learn more about Galileo Search, LLC, visit our website at

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