Director, Acute & Critical Care Missouri Baptist Medical Center St. Louis, MO
Missouri Baptist Hospital, a member of the Barnes-Jewish Health system, is seeking a Director of Acute & Critical Care for their four critical care units. The Director will lead a team of Nurse Managers as they develop the care model for the critically ill patient. The Nurse Physician dyad for these units and at every level of the organization is a key component. This practice at Missouri Baptist has access to the resources of the Barnes Jewish Health system including the system wide Tele-ICU. The Director will report to the ACNO for Inpatient Care and collaborate with a team of Directors as Missouri Baptist continues to grow and work with senior leaders to provide care to the St. Louis population.
Provide leadership that creates engagement and ownership of goals through shared governance.
Lead nursing practice and provide leadership on the journey to Magnet re-designation.
Create a nursing environment that fosters collaboration and cultivates relationships across departments.
Colloquially called “MoBap”, Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a proud member of the 16-hospital BJC Health System. MoBap has a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including heart, cancer, women and infant’s, breast health, gastrointestinal, orthopedic, stroke, therapy, wound and pain management services.
Pediatric patients seen at a separate emergency department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s.
39-bed long-term acute care hospital-in-a-hospital in partnership with Select Medical Corporation
U.S. New and World Report ranked No. 2 in the St. Louis Metro Area (behind sister BJC hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital) and No. 3 in Missouri.
Rated “high-performing” in eight of the common procedures and conditions assessed by S. News: aortic valve surgery, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), colon cancer surgery, heart failure, heart bypass surgery, hip replacement, knee replacement, and lung cancer surgery.
American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program®
CVR 26 FTE (1 Assistant Nurse Manager shared with CVR/PCU)
PCU 30 FTE (1 Assistant Nurse Manager shared with CVR/PCU)
Total 216 FTE
Education and Experience Criteria:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing required. Master’s degree in nursing preferred
Minimum of 5-10 years of supervisor experience required
Minimum 5-10 years of nursing experience required
Missouri nursing license or eligibility
St. Louis, MO, known as the Gateway City, is famous for its 630-foot arch located in the city’s downtown. It is home to major corporations such as Anheuser-Busch, Express Scripts, Boeing Defense, Panera, and Edward Jones, to name a few. St. Louis has 79 different neighborhoods each with its own distinctive style and character.
St. Louis offers all the perks of a big city, with an affordable Midwestern lifestyle, home to a population of more than 2.8 million residents and institutions of higher learning, libraries, museums, professional drama and opera theaters, a dance company, the second oldest symphony orchestra in the nation, and multiple college and professional sports teams. One of the city's major attractions, Forest Park, features paths for running and cycling, tennis courts, an ice-skating rink, athletic fields, and three golf courses. It is home to the St. Louis Zoo, the second largest zoo in the country, the St. Louis Science Center, the Muny, the nation's oldest and largest outdoor theater, as well as the St. Louis Art Museum and Missouri History Museum.
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