System Executive Director, Trauma and Burn

Wellstar Health System | Marietta, Georgia 30066

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: April 27, 2023
Opportunity Code: 32749


Join one of Georgia’s premier healthcare systems as System Executive Director, Trauma and Burn with WellStar Health System in beautiful Marietta, Georgia


The Position

  • The System Executive Director, Trauma and Burn will be responsible for the smooth functioning of the clinical program and various initiatives aimed at ensuring program accessibility, quality, safety, and outcomes across the WellStar Health System.
  • This leader will demonstrate expertise in developing the Trauma and Burn services components within the health system, keeping senior leadership informed about service usage, and assisting in strategic and operational planning for all requirements.
  • The System Executive Director will collaborate with various team members, including professional practice leaders within the service line, to support community outreach activities and integrate and optimize clinical quality and accreditation within the service line.
  • The ideal candidate will provide guidance and direction in developing and implementing strategies to manage all service line initiatives, aligning them with the organization's culture, strategic business objectives, and continuous quality improvement efforts.
  • The System Executive Director will have a demonstrated background in developing and building Trauma and Burn services within a system, fostering strong emotional intelligence in communication across all levels of leadership, and effectively partnering with clinicians and physicians.


  • Active nursing license and BLS certification.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Minimum 5-7 years of system program leadership).
  • Advanced Master's degree required, MSN, MBA, or MHA.

The Community

  • Marietta, one of Atlanta’s largest suburbs, boasts a mild climate and an array of entertainment options like museums, live theatres, and unique restaurants. 
  • With easy access to Atlanta, you will be able to enjoy the suburban lifestyle with big-city amenities like professional sporting events, world-class shopping, and amusement parks. 
  • The National Civic League judged Marietta one of the ten best communities in the nation as a 2006 All-America City, the oldest and most respected community recognition award in the country.
  • From the popular farmers market to shows or emerging and established painters and sculptors, there is entertainment around every corner.

The Organization

  • Wellstar Health System, the largest health system in Georgia, is known nationally for its innovative care models that are focused on quality improvement and increased access to healthcare.
  • WellStar Health System’s state-of-the-art facilities include 9 hospitals, 300+ medical office locations, 9 cancer centers, 55 rehabilitation centers, 3 hospice facilities, 1 retirement village, 21 imaging centers, 15 urgent care locations, and 5 health parks
  • Nationally ranked and locally recognized for high-quality care, inclusive culture, and exceptional doctors and caregivers, WellStar Health System is one of the largest and one of the most integrated healthcare systems in Georgia.
  • As a not-for-profit health system, WellStar’s passion for people extends beyond the system and into the communities served. Each year, WellStar thoughtfully reinvests in the creation of healthier communities through prevention and wellness programs and charity care for eligible patients.
  • The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) named Wellstar one of the Top 10 Nonprofit Companies for Executive Women for 2017. For the ninth year in a row, Wellstar has ranked on the Working Mother magazine’s 100 Best Companies List.





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