Missouri Healthcare Jobs

Jobs.mo.gov mobile logo

Job Information

THE CHILDRENS MERCY HOSPITAL Dir Emergency Preparedness in Kansas City, Missouri

Company Mercy is growing and looking for leaders to take it to the next level. With 367 beds, CM is the only independent, non-profit, Company healthcare organization between Denver and St. Louis. At the heart of the mission, it is dedicated to holistic care, translational research, breakthrough innovations and educating the next generation of caregivers. Company Mercy has been recognized as a Magnet hospital since 2003 and, for the sixth year in a row, has been ranked in 10 of 10 specialties by U.S. News and World Report. CM is one of 14 pediatric hospitals to rank in all 10 specialties this year.less thanbr> JOB DESCRIPTIONless thanbr> In conjunction with the Medical Director of Emergency Preparedness, the Director of Emergency Preparedness coordinates a comprehensive hospital emergency preparedness program to prepare for natural disasters or other emergencies to minimize risk to patients, families, employees, and property. In doing so, the director will incorporate mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery functions. The director also maintains relationships with external organizations and officials to facilitate plan development, response effort coordination, and exchanges of personnel and equipment. Finally, the director is responsible for the Safety Management Plan and all related activities for all facilities.less thanbr> QUALIFICATIONSless thanbr> * Master's degree in Nursing or other healthcare degree and 5-7 years' experience with Healthcare Management.less thanbr> * Previous related exprerience is srongly preferredless thanbr> * RNs who reside in Kansas hold a Kansas Multi-State Compact License, required upon hire.less thanbr> * RNs who reside in Missouri hold a Missouri Multi-State Compact License, required upon hire.less thanbr> * Refer to Nursing and Advanced Practice Provider Licensure and Certification policy for required Life Support Certifications, upon hire.less thanbr> * Strong personal computing and project management skills.less thanbr> * Software Application Skills e.g. Microsoft Office Suite.less thanbr>less thanbr> EEO Employer/Disabled/Vetless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Employer's Job# 16376less thanbr>Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.