Director Performance Improvement Operating Room in Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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HCA Healthcare

Director Performance Improvement Operating Room

Charleston, SC, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
Directors and Managers   Job ID: 620232
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Introduction

Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application for our Director Performance Improvement Operating Room opening with HCA Healthcare today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.

Benefits

HCA Healthcare, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)

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Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

We are seeking a(an) Director Performance Improvement Operating Room for our team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply!

Job Summary and Qualifications

    • The OR PI Director is responsible for the successful implementation of assigned projects as defined and prioritized by Division and PI leadership. This position plays a key role in division and facility Surgical Services Department process improvement projects by performing operational assessments and analyses, researching and identifying best practices, facilitating groups and teams, managing projects, presenting results and recommendations, and developing measurement tools, to improve HCA operating processes toward greater efficiency and effectiveness. This individual will work directly with division, facility, and physician representatives to collaborate and deliver timely and value added assessments, action plans, and results that improve OR operations. This position is critical in achieving targeted objectives in selected OR departments through process, cost and productivity improvements. This position serves as resource/member of the PI division team in the completion of a minimum of 2 traditional facility Performance Improvement engagements on an annual basis.
    • Assist facility leaders to implement best practices within the Perioperative departments and identify clinical improvement and cost-savings initiatives.
    • Assess clinical and financial opportunities including:

    o Appropriate administration and management of Perioperative departments

    o Assess skill mix opportunities, scheduling, agency nurse usage, staffing and on-call staffing for all Perioperative nursing units.

    o Utilization initiatives

    o Appropriate schedule and block usage

    o Supply chain optimization

    o Product and vendor selection opportunities

    • Analyzes all aspects of Surgical Services performance for potential improvement opportunities.
    • Maintains OR Dashboard data.
    • Designs and recommends processes, systems, procedures, and operational changes to increase efficiency and effectiveness.
    • Assists in the establishment of operational work measurements and staffing standards.
    • Performs monitoring of throughput metrics and analysis of variances.
    • Perform data mining and review of financial and clinical data to assess Surgical Services for operational and financial opportunities.
    • Serves as resource/member of the PI division team in the completion of a minimum of 2 traditional facility Performance Improvement engagements on an annual basis.
    • Use extracted data to quantify the financial impact of Surgery cost saving ideas.
    • Assist in designing meaningful and realistic action plans for the implementation of process improvement ideas.
    • Actively communicate with facility, division, and corporate stakeholders to manage the project expectations and activities.
    • Develop, execute, and maintain project work plans for each current project and work directly with the department local leadership.
    • Serves as a facilitator, technical advisor, and analyst to hospital management and teams on the use of process improvement tools and techniques, analytical techniques, and statistical applications.
    • Actively participates in projects and conversations with Surgical Services-focused peers in other divisions via corporate support structure and contributes to enterprise knowledge bank.
    • Support bed management or other improvement efforts adjacent to operations of Surgical Services

     

     

    EDUCATION:

    · Bachelor’s degree required.

    · Master’s degree preferred. Relative work experience and/or certifications may substitute.

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    · 7+ years professional experience; 4-6 years relevant work experience

    · Must be proficient in written and verbal skills

    · Experience within healthcare operations required

    · Division based, travel required, % based on division geographic locations

HCA Healthcare (Corporate), based in Nashville, Tennessee, supports a variety of corporate roles from business operations to administrative positions. Like our colleagues in any HCA Healthcare hospital, our corporate campus employees enjoy unparalleled resources and opportunities to reach their potential as healthcare leaders and innovators. From market rate compensation to continuing education and career advancement opportunities, every person has a solid foundation for success. Nashville is also home to our Executive Development Program, where exceptional employees are groomed to take on CNO- and COO-level roles in our hospitals. This selective program focuses on ethics, leadership and the financial and clinical knowledge required of professionals at this level of the industry.

HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Across HCA Healthcare’s more than 2,000 sites of care, our nurses and colleagues have a positive impact on patients, communities and healthcare.
Together, we uplift and elevate our purpose to give people a healthier tomorrow."- Jane Englebright, PhD, RN CENP, FAAN
Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our Director Performance Improvement Operating Room opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing 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.

This position is incentive eligible.

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Directors and Managers
Full-time • No Weekends

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role MAY require you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption (including booster for California). (For further clarification, please ask your recruiter.)

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