Director, Surgical Services
Company: HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: April 30, 2021
HCA Healthcare is a comprehensive healthcare network where
280,000 people across more than 2,000 care facilities are all
committed to creating a positive impact every day. Its an
organization that exists to give people healthier tomorrows. Our
scale enables caregivers to deliver great outcomes for patients and
gives colleagues unparalleled opportunities to learn and grow. Most
importantly, as a part of HCA Healthcare were connected to
something bigger, which means more resources, more solutions and
more possibilities for everyone who walks through our doors. What
matters most to our diverse and talented colleagues is giving
people the absolute best healthcare possible. Every day, we seek to
raise the bar higher, not just for ourselves, but for healthcare
We offer an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
student loan repayment program, employee discount program and
employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about
this fantastic opportunity.
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center& Heart Institute is a 380-bed
acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is
home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast
and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care,
including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a
24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department,
labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology,
nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of
inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood
provides the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit,
Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and
Compressive Stroke Center.
TheDirector of Surgical ServicesDepartment leads the perioperative
team by focusing on safe patient care while effectively managing
operations. The Director Surgical Services has 24/7 responsibility
for their departments.
Service Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the
service and implements solutions with follow through and
Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital wide
committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those
Advances the customer experience in Surgical Services.
People Coaches subordinates providing feedback; constructive
critique of work; facilitates individual development plan; and
documents their job performance.
Adheres to all Human Resource policies.
Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry
information to staff.
Facilitates evidence based employee engagement practices.
Effectively builds strong relationships and networks to deliver
upon organizational and department goals.
Participate in employee and patient roundingIdentifies and mentor
potential future leaders
Quality 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 which assures quality patient care consistent with the
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 departments operational excellence by ensuring
delivery of quality services in accordance with applicable
policies, procedures, and professional standards.
Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and
Enforces safe procedural site and patient verification policy
Monitors and responds to quality event reporting
Finance Supports new program strategies and/or program enhancements
which would expand patient services.
Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment requests.
Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures
proper utilization of organizations financial resources.
Growth Advances the growth agenda for Surgical Services.
Strives to become the OR of Choice for physicians, patients, staff,
and payers in the community they serve
Community Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that
reassures others and commands respect within the organization and
Develops and builds strategic internal and external networks.
Supports HCA by: Promoting consistent positive patient interactions
that advance the agenda of unparalleled patient service
Practicing and adhering to the Code of Conduct philosophy and
Mission and Value Statement
Performing other duties as assigned
Education & Experience: Bachelor's degree required
Master's degree MHA, MSN, MBA, or related field preferred
3 years of experience in Surgical Services, preferably OR nursing
3 years of experience in a leadership role preferred
Or equivalent combination of education and/or experience
Licenses, Certifications, & Training: 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
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified
you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively
interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Directors & Managers
Title: Director, Surgical Services
Location: Florida-Fort Pierce-Lawnwood Regional Medical Cntr-St.
Requisition ID: 00102-10308
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