Director, Critical Care

Genesis Medical Center, Davenport East Rusholme Street | Davenport, Iowa 52803

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: June 24, 2020
Opportunity Code: 26160


Exciting Opportunity for Emergency Department Leaders to Expand Scope of Responsibility and Oversee Multiple Service Lines as Director at Genesis Medical Center-Davenport, a Magnet Hospital with Two Campuses in Iowa!

The Position

  • The Director of Nursing – Critical Care, Emergency, and CSU will provide strategic and operational oversight for the Emergency Department, Trauma Program, Cardiac Stepdown Unit, and Intensive Care Unit at Genesis Medical Center-Davenport, a Magnet-recognized, two-campus hospital with 502 total beds.
  • Focus areas include maintaining strong partnerships with physician leadership to drive quality patient care and identifying work flow and process improvement efficiencies within the departments.
  • Seeking a nursing leader with experience in a high volume, fast-paced hospital setting and a strong understanding of patient throughput who can successfully lead an Emergency Department that sees approximately 72,000 visits per year.
  • Master’s degree required, with one degree being in nursing. Active nursing license required.
  • Certification in Emergency, Trauma, Nursing Administration or Critical Care preferred. 

The Organization

  • Genesis Medical Center-Davenport is the flagship hospital of Genesis Health System. The health system has been recognized as a three-time Top Ranked Community Hospital in Iowa by U.S. News & World Report and is comprised of four hospitals, 930 licensed beds, more than 200 providers, and 40 clinic locations. 
  • With two campuses, Genesis Medical Center-Davenport is a Magnet recognized facility with 502 total licensed beds. The hospital is also a Blue Distinction Center for bariatric surgery, total hip and knee replacement, maternity, spine surgery, as well as a Baby Friendly designated BirthCenter.
  • Facilities include the highest level trauma care facility in the Iowa Quad-Cities, a new 21st century Orthopedic Hospital, new state-of-the-art operating rooms that allow the hospital to lead the area in robotic surgery, and the Genesis Heart Institute.
  • In 2018, Genesis Medical Center-Davenport completed a $150 million expansion at the East Campus to integrate all medical/surgical services at one campus.

The Community 

  • Davenport, Iowa, is the hub of the Quad Cities metropolitan area that includes more than 400,000 residents in Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa and Moline and Rock Island in Illinois.
  • Recognized as "The Most Livable Small City in America," Davenport boasts a thriving downtown, business-friendly environment, some of the nation's best schools, and unique neighborhoods.
  • Enjoy the magnificent Mississippi riverfront, extensive parks system, and a vast array of recreation and entertainment options.
  • Top destination spots are close by, including Chicago that is less than three hours from Davenport.



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