Director Surgical Services - Fort Pierce, FL - OR - Operating Room
Company: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Description SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-time
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. It's 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 we're 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.
The Director of Surgical Services Department 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.
--- 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 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.
--- 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
--- 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 Hospital 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.
--- Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and
--- Enforces safe procedural site and patient verification
--- Monitors and responds to quality event reporting
--- Supports new program strategies and/or program enhancements
which would expand patient services.
--- Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment
--- Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures
proper utilization of organization's financial resources.
--- 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
--- Demonstrates a poised and confident demeanor that reassures
others and commands respect within the organization and the
--- Develops and builds strategic internal and external
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
Qualifications 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
---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
---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.
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