Oversees the daily operations of the surgery department. Responsible for the procurement and maintenance of equipment and supplies, staffing and training of employees, and budgeting. May oversee pre- and post-operative care of patients. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complex tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to an executive. May require a master's degree in a related area and at least 7-10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
The Director of Surgical Services is the designated leader for hospital surgical services including OR, PACU, Endoscopy, Central Sterile, and Day Surgery. Responsible for the patient population and assigned staff. The director plans, organizes, directs, coordinates, and evaluates product line effectiveness and is accountable for physician, patient, and staff satisfaction. Provides direction, support and guidance to assistant nurse managers and aides in their development both clinically and managerially. The Director for Surgical Services has 24-hour accountability.
Posting ID: 559537223Posted: 2020-07-14