Nurse Director of Surgical Services
Northern, UT area

Currently seeking a talented and dedicated Nurse Director of Surgical Services for a great opportunity in the Northern, UT area. The ideal candidate will possess 5+ years of current experience working in an acute care hospital and 3+ years of experience working in a Surgical Department in a leadership role.

Responsibilities of the Nurse Director of Surgical Services

  • The Director of the Surgical Services Department leads the perioperative team by focusing on safe patient care while effectively managing operations
  • Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow-through and communication.
  • Actively participates in service, departmental, and hospital-wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.
  • Advances the customer experience in Surgical Services
  • Coaches subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates individual development plan, and documents their job performance
  • Enforces standards of care for surgical services and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.
  • Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing surgical services program that assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital's mission.
  • Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting, and hospital policy, environmental, patient, and personnel safety
  • Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
  • Responsible for department’s operational excellence by ensuring delivery of quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, and professional standards.
  • Supports new program strategies and/or program enhancements that would expand patient services
  • Strives to become the OR of Choice for physicians, patients, staff, and payers in the community they serve
  • Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect within the organization and the community

Requirements of the Nurse Director of Surgical Services

  • 3 years' experience in Surgical Services nurse management leadership required
  • 5 years' experience in Surgical Services nursing required
  • BSN required
  • MSN preferred
  • Current RN
  • Certified Surgical Services Manager (CSSM) preferred
  • Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR) preferred
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