Executive Director of Acute Care Services - Torrance

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance | Torrance, California 90503

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: September 14, 2020
Opportunity Code: 26518


Serve as Executive Director of Acute Care Services for a 434-bed Magnet-designated teaching hospital near Los Angeles with high acuity cases, a wide range of tertiary services and an affluent patient population


The Position

  • Reporting to the Ministry Chief Nursing Officer, the Executive Director of Acute Care Services – Torrance is a newly created role, responsible for a team of nearly 400 FTE and three direct reports, all operating at the Director level  
  • The Executive Director – Torrance will be responsible for driving competitive growth and patient-centered care within the Acute Care Service Line, specifically within: Med/Surg, Telemetry, and Oncology
  • The Executive Director of Acute Care Services – Torrance will be a seasoned leader with at least 5+ years of leadership and supervisory experience. Someone with a well-rounded clinical background specifically within Adult Acute Care Services 
  • Must have BSN plus Master’s degree 


The Organization

  • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a Magnet-designated teaching hospital, offering 434 acute care patient beds and a full range of primary care and medical-surgical services.
  • The Torrance facility serves as an academic affiliate to USC, in addition to its partnership with City of Hope for oncology care, and Torrance Memorial is affiliated with UCLA 
  • This medical center provides the latest techniques in invasive and non-invasive cardiac procedures and comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation services
  • Providence St. Joseph Health is a national, Catholic, not-for-profit health system, comprising a diverse family of organizations across seven states, totaling 50+ hospitals and 24,000 physicians
  • In the Greater Los Angeles metro area, PSJH operates six award-winning hospitals including Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, both in the South Bay market
  • Together, the South Bay locations for PSJH offer three outpatient diagnostic centers; three urgent care centers; an alternative care center; sub-acute and transitional care; chemical dependency and rehabilitation programs; and physician services


The Community

  • Torrance is a coastal city in the South Bay region of Los Angeles. It is situated halfway between Los Angeles and Orange Counties and is bound by the Pacific Ocean on the west
  • Los Angeles is a sprawling metropolis in southern California, with the Pacific Ocean to its West and the San Gabriel Mountains to its East
  • With its year-round Mediterranean climate, Los Angeles is the perfect place to get outside and be active - the city offers hiking trails for every level of hiker, exciting mountain biking trails, and miles of beaches offering robust waves and hidden coves
  • The city boasts thriving restaurant and bar scenes with world-famous restaurants owned by iconic chefs like Wolfgang Puck, and speakeasy-themed bars with secret entrances and passwords
  • Sunset Boulevard alone sets corporate skyscrapers next to artsy villages, with cultural marketplaces just a few miles from upscale shopping




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