How much does a Critical Care Director make in the United States? The average Critical Care Director salary in the United States is $143,454 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $129,511 and $162,306. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Critical Care Director

Critical Care Director directs the staff and programs of the critical care unit. Develops and introduces approved standards and guidelines for critical care services and programs. Being a Critical Care Director ensures quality care to patients. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Critical Care Director typically reports to top management. The Critical Care Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Critical Care Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Critical Care Director: Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Patient Care Quality Standards, Manage Staff Scheduling, Clinical Operations ...More

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