Administrative Director, Emergency Services, FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital

FirstHealth of the Carolinas is a private, non-governmental, not-for-profit health care network headquartered in Pinehurst, North Carolina. Its 5,300 employees serve 15 counties in the mid-Carolinas. FirstHealth is a profitable and growing health care system and one of the premier systems in the Southeast. Licensed for four hospitals with 610 beds, FirstHealth demonstrates a commitment to treating the whole patient and to providing quality health care for the entire community – especially those in need.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the CNO, the Administrative Director, Emergency Services, Moore Regional Hospital, is responsible for all activities of the emergency department, including assuring department objectives are established and outcomes demonstrated; evaluating the ED budget; and implementing new services in conjunction with emergency service line leadership. The Administrative Director oversees personnel selection, coaching/mentoring, termination, discipline, and evaluation processes. He/she is responsible for patient care services in the absence of VP, patient care services/CNO; assuring coverage for on-call administrative person 24/7 for clinical areas; and representing nursing/patient care administration at department meetings as delegated.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will be a visionary who possesses:

  • Minimum three years of proven leadership experience and five years emergency experience required.
  • A successful track record of leading sustainable change.
  • Experience managing a large volume ED and in a community-based setting preferred.
  • Knowledge/experience treating pediatric patients and patients requiring behavioral health services.
  • Master’s degree in nursing or related field required. If master’s is in a field other than nursing bachelor’s degree in nursing required.
  • Certification in leadership or emergency nursing preferred.
  • Current North Carolina RN license or RN multistate licensure privilege through the Nurse Licensure Compact.

The Community

The Pinehurst region is halfway between the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains to the west and the beautiful beaches of North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Hiking, mountain biking and snowboarding are just as accessible as surfing, sailing, or deep-sea fishing. Pinehurst is globally recognized as a major golf resort. Just 60 miles southwest of Raleigh, and 90 miles east of Charlotte, the area is economically diverse and noted for its high quality of life. Residents enjoy a mild climate, entrepreneurial opportunities, a nationally recognized hospital and medical community, and a quality school system.

~A base salary, incentive plan, relocation, and benefits package are offered~

If you know someone who may be interested, please contact:

Vicki Grodner, Consultant | | 954-523-9288 (office) | 631-680-1234 (cell)

Dennis J. Kain, Kirby Bates Associates | | 609-760-1303

All referrals and inquiries will be handled confidentially.


FirstHealth of the Carolinas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Kirby Bates Associates is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our associates.