The Merraine Groups services have been retained by Shands Hospital and University of Florida Heath. This is an exciting opportunity for the Nursing Director Transportation. This Director will lead and coordinate the supremely efficient, safe, and cost effective operations for all medical transport and associated departments.
Operation Focus: Nursing Director Transportation
This position oversees the operations of 5 cost centers including air ambulance, both fixed and rotor, ground ambulance and communications center totaling 7,000 transports per year
Position Focus Nursing Director Transport ShandsCair
The Nursing Director for Transportation will oversee the daily operations of Nurse and Paramedic teams; accountable for teams appropriate licensure; employment and evaluation and training
Accountable for the appropriate use, maintenance and repair of medical equipment and supplies; evaluate new equipment/ supplies and inventory.
Ideal candidate will be self-directed with understanding of state regulations, how to expand the program and manage a budget.
Possess ability to manage multiple projects; sound judgement and apply effective solutions to problems with effective communication skills
Organization and Community
A leading health system with national recognition for safety, breakthrough research and service excellence
This location in South West Florida has great educational opportunities; arts and culture, and superb music scene
Requirements Nursing Director Transportation
BSN required and MSN required within 3 years of start date
EMT Paramedic Certification
At least 5 years professional nursing experience in pre hospital; medical flight operations; emergency and critical care
At least 3 years of progressive management experience in flight operations, critical care or emergency.
ACLS, PALS/ ENPC, PHTLS/ ITLS or TNCCP certification
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Chris Curtis
Merraine Group Inc. is an executive search & recruitment firm specializing in the placement of Physicians, Managers, Directors and C-level leadership at Hospitals and Medical Centers across the United States. We place professionals throughout all hospital practices: Laboratory, Radiology/Imaging, Physical/Occupational Therapy and Respiratory, Nursing, Behavioral Health, Case Management, Emergency, ICU, Med/Surg, Surgical and OR, Quality, Pediatrics/NICU and Women’s Health, Finance, HIM, IT, Informatics and Practice Management.
The Merraine Group is a fifteen year old company working with hundreds of hospital contracts - throughout the entire country. Our primary business is in placing top quality Directors and C/VP level candidates who have stable hospital experience. We are a fast-growing firm with offices in NY, Miami and San Diego, and our jobs can be seen on our web site.