Director of Surgical Services

HireFlux - Ottumwa, IA (30+ days ago)


The Director of Surgical Services will work with a top-performing acute care hospital to lead all marketing and communications services for the organization. The Director of Surgical Services will manage Surgical Services operations; compliance, and regulatory requirements with 24 hour responsibility. The Director of Surgical Services is responsible for the patient care environment. He/She will monitor and maintain standards of care and staffing resources to provide quality care. The Director is expected to maintain the patient centered care culture, staff selection, and implementing service structure of the organization. The Director will participate in chair committees, work groups, and meetings to improve clinical outcomes and the service line.

As part of our team, you will:
  • Receive a competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Have access to life and disability insurance, hospital discounts and flexible spending accounts.
  • Qualify for tuition assistance and CEU reimbursement.
  • Be eligible for our generous paid time off program.
  • Be part of an exceptional team of health care providers working to meet the needs of patients at a highly recognized regional facility.
  • Be part of a provider family, supported by great colleagues and teammates.
  • Be encouraged to progress in your career and education.
  • Be a part of a great local community
Description of work:
  • The Director of Surgical Services will report directly to the CNO and supervise the Surgical Services Division, Infusion Therapy Staff, and Pain Clinic. This includes: Operating Room, Central Sterile, Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Endoscopy/Procedures, One Day Surgery, Out Patient Infusion Therapy, and the Out Patient Pain Clinic.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will demonstrate competency in patient safety, facility safety, and infection control, adhering to policies and procedures.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will implement budgeting process for surgical service lined planning for appropriate staffing to ensure efficiency and maintain quality care.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will manage human resources and lead effectively within service line.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will build positive relationships with medical staff in service line.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will demonstrate professional development initiatives.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will facilitate delivery of quality care to patients and families within service line.
  • Through growth and recognition, the Director of Surgical Services will promote strategic development.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will build positive relationships with medical staff in service line.
  • The Director of Surgical Services will monitor quality of care, effectively communicate and collaborate with other hospital departments.
Requirements and Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in nursing or related field, or Associates Degree in nursing with experience and enrolled in baccalaureate program within one year of service.
  • 3 + years’ of operating room and sterile processing services experience.
  • 2+ years’ of experience in a clinical leadership role.
  • Exceptional ability in planning for the provision of care for patients, including special needs.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Strategic planning and budgeting abilities.
Contact: Bridget Hart, bridgethart@hireflux.com

Key words: Director Surgical Services, Surgical Services, Operating Room, Endoscopy, Surgical, Central Sterile, Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Infusion Therapy, Out Patient Clinic

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.