Director Patient Care - Surgical Units

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center | Houston, TX 77030

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: July 16, 2018
Opportunity Code: 16380


New leadership role as Director Patient Care - Surgical Unit with Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center - a Magnet designated organization in Houston, Texas

The Position
  • The Director Patient Care has operational responsibility for two high acuity inpatient surgical units
  • This newly created position has oversight for two managers, 64 beds and approximately 110 FTEs
  • The successful candidate will have depth and expertise in the specific clinical discipline, fine-tuned leadership skills and will act as the COO of the unit
  • BSN and Master’s degree required

The Organization 
  • Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is a 850-bed quaternary care facility, home to a world-class cardiovascular research institution and three freestanding emergency centers
  • The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University
  • The Texas Heart Institute located at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center consistently ranks as one of the nation’s best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery

The Community 
  • Houston, Texas is the largest city in the southern region of the United States and fourth largest nationwide, trailing only New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago
  • A thriving metropolitan city, Houston has one of the largest economies in the nation, contributing to over 11,000 dining options and the famous Theater District spanning 17 blocks, ranking second only to New York city for world class entertainment
  • Join a rich sporting culture with interstate rivalries in football, baseball, basketball and hockey. Enjoy seeing the Houston Texans take on the Dallas Cowboys or cheer for the home team when the Astros play the Texas Rangers
  • See all the attractions Houston has to offer, from weekly rodeos to city BBQ contest with some of the best BBQ in the United States


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