Director of ICU

Subspecialty: Management

Posted: 8/27/2020

Company: SCL Health - St. James Healthcare - SCL Health is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare system dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who, because of cost and other factors, would otherwise encounter barriers to care. Our health system employs more than 16,000 associates in Colorado, Montana and Kansas. We work together to meet the challenges of a changing healthcare environment. We seek to provide high-quality, compassionate and affordable healthcare in our care sites, as well as in a variety of outpatient settings and in the home.

Location: Butte, MT

Description: Director of ICU

You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as the Director of ICU.

You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know how to have fun. You’re passionate about standards of practice, best patient experience, and mentoring the next generation of nurse leaders.

You’re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible. You love having a mission.


St. James Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed hospital is the only full-service acute care facility in Butte, and we’re the largest hospital serving a seven-county area. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.

Butte, Montana was established in 1864 as a mining camp and today enjoys preserving its charming historical town’s heritage. Located in the northern Rocky Mountains on the Continental Divide, Butte, MT is only four hours south of Glacier National Park and two hours north of Yellowstone National Park. With close proximity to several Blue Ribbon Trout Streams, it’s an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise!


Together we’ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We’ll encourage joy, and take pride in our integrity. We’ll laugh at each other’s jokes (even the bad ones). We’ll hello and high five. We’ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.

We’re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.

Your day.

As the Director of ICU you’ll:

  • Lead in daily operations, staff management, financial responsibilities, physician relations, best patient experience (BPE), and quality for the unit
  • Serve as Stroke Coordinator and oversee Stroke Readiness designation
  • Serve on Medical Value Analysis Team
  • Review, revise, formulate, approve, and ensure accuracy of all Policies and Procedures relevant to ICU and overall Nursing
  • Conduct projects and assignments per the request of the Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer
  • Serve as the site lead on assuring the best patient experience
  • Partner with other clinical leaders in a supportive, “team first” mentality

Your next move.

Now that you know more about being the Director of ICU on our team we hope you’ll join us. At SCL Health you’ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place. Bring your Big Heart to Big Sky Montana!

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:

  • BSN, preference for Master’s Degree
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a healthcare management and/or service line administration role

How to Apply: