Nurse Director of Surgical Services
Central, TX area

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


Responsibilities of the Nurse Director of Surgical Services

  • The role of Director of Surgical Services leads the perioperative team by focusing on safe patient care while effectively managing operations.
  • The Director of Surgical Services has 24/7 responsibility for their departments
  • 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
  • Supports new program strategies and/or program enhancements that would expand patient services


Requirements of the Nurse Director of Surgical Services

  • 3 years' of Surgical Services nursing experience leadership required
  • 5 years' of Surgical Services nursing experienced required
  • BSN required
  • MSN preferred
  • Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the state in which he or she practices, in accordance with law and regulation required
  • Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR) preferred
  • Certified Surgical Services Manager (CSSM) preferred
State
TX
City
Austin
Date Posted
8/12/2021
Job Type
Permanent