Senior Director Critical Care


Reporting to the SVP/CNO, the Senior Director is responsible for oversight of approximately 100 critical care beds. Direct reports to the Senior Director position include: Unit Director for the 20 bed Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU), Unit Director for the 20 bed Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU), and the Divisional Director for Intermediate Care who oversees two 30 bed Intermediate Care Units (IMUs): T1 and T4. T1 will be converting 15 of its beds to Cardiovascular ICU beds to accommodate the organization’s increase in cardiac volume. This is a great opportunity to build and grow the Critical Care leadership team.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • The flagship hospital for Tower Health, Reading Hospital is a 714-bed Magnet recognized hospital.
  • Offers top-tier specialty care centers, including Reading HealthPlex, McGlinn Cancer Institute, Miller Regional Heart Center, Emergency Department with Level I Trauma Center, and Beginnings Maternity Center, with the region’s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
  • One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for three consecutive years and received a 5-Star Rating from CMS.
  • Awarded an ‘A’ in the Fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, one of only 56 hospitals in Pennsylvania to receive an ‘A’ grade this Fall, and one of only 20 in the state to achieve the recognition four times in a row.

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Education and Experience Criteria:

  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degree, one of which must be in Nursing.
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in PA or eligible for licensure.
  • Minimum 5 years progressive leadership experience in Critical Care.
  • Clinical specialty or Administrative certification.
  • A collaborative leader able to establish strong interpersonal relationships with physicians and colleagues.
  • Ability to support a culture of Magnet.
  • Experience with project management preferred with opening the CVICU.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity for yourself or a colleague, please contact:

Livonne Engebrecht, BA, RN, Search Associate, or: 707 921-5008

Peggy Loughery, MSN, RN, Vice President Search Services, or: 610-709-6434