Director of Emergency Services

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Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

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University Medical Center-Las Vegas, NV

Director of Emergency Services


About the Hospital

University Medical Center is located in Las Vegas, NV. UMC is a 541-bed Teaching Hospital. It is Nevada’s only Level I Trauma and Burn Care Center as well as the only designated Pediatric Trauma Center. They have also been recognized as the Best Hospital is Las Vegas. This is a place to build the career of your dreams. To find out more about University Medical Center, click here.


About Las Vegas, NV

You may think that Las Vegas is all flashing lights and slot machines; however, what you may not know is that it is also one of the fastest growing cities in America. With affordable new housing popping up, your money will go a lot further here than most growing cities.


Las Vegas also offers 294 days of sunshine, which means you can enjoy many of the outdoor activities like boating, water-skiing, rock climbing, and hiking. You can also take a day trip to the Grand Canyon, Valley of Fire, Zion National Park and Death Valley. You will also be close the Big Bear in California and Bryan Head in Utah, where you can go skiing and snowboarding. Find out more about the City of Las Vegas, NV at:


About the Emergency Services Department

University Medical Center’s Adult Emergency, Pediatric Emergency, and Trauma departments have been growing as quickly as the Las Vegas community. UMC’s accredited and award-winning services include:

  • Accredited by Joint Commission as a Certified Primary Stroke Center
  • Accredited by the Committee on Trauma for Trauma Center
  • American Heart Association Gold Award for Heart Failure
  • American Heart Association Gold Award for Coronary Artery Disease
  • Society of Chest Pain Centers Accreditation
  • Comprehensive Hypothermia Program

The Trauma Center services the two million residents of Clark County and the 32 million visitors per year. Service area consists of 10,000 square miles including Southern Nevada, parts of California, Utah and Arizona. You can find out more about the Emergency Services Department at:


Compensation and Benefits

$140K along with great benefits to include: Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance, Pension, PTO, No State Income Tax, Recreational Discount Offers, and Tax Deferred Compensation.



Qualified candidates MUST have a BSN and Master's and also MUST have 3-5 years of Director-Level experience within Emergency Services in a Level I Trauma Center. 


To apply: Please send your resume (MS WORD format preferred) to, or call (303) 799 8188 x102.


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