Director Surgical Services - Palms of Pasadena in St Petersburg, Florida, United States
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Director Surgical Services - Palms of Pasadena

St Petersburg, FL, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
Directors and Managers   Job ID: 26536-3908
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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: 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 everywhere.

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.

At Palms of Pasadena Hospital, a 307 licensed bed acute care facility, we’re committed to providing high-quality medical care in a friendly hospital environment. We offer a full range of services including Emergency, Surgical Services, Orthopedics, Surgical Weight Management, Wound Care, Diagnostics, and Physical Rehabilitation. Our medical staff includes skilled, board-certified physicians representing a wide range of medical specialties. You’ll find the desire to help others in the hearts and minds of our caring and experienced nurses, medical technicians and support staff.

Palms of Pasadena Hospital is equipped with some of the most advanced medical technology available today. These tools help doctors diagnose and treat a wide variety of medical conditions – faster – and with greater precision than ever before.At Palms of Pasadena Hospital, we want the patient experience to be as pleasant, convenient and comfortable as possible. Most importantly, we’re here to help you get well, get healthy, and get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.

The role of Director of Surgical Services 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.

What you will do in this role:

  • You will accurately identify real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication
  • You will actively participate in service, departmental and hospital wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents
  • You will advance the customer experience in Surgical Services
  • You will coach subordinates through providing feedback, constructive critique of work, facilitates individual development plan, and documents their job performance
  • You will adhere to all Human Resource policies
  • You will effectively communicate departmental, organization and industry information to staff
  • You will facilitate evidence based employee engagement practices
  • You will effectively build strong relationships and networks to deliver upon organizational and department goals
  • You will participate in employee and patient rounding and identify and mentor potential future leaders
  • You will enforce standards of care for surgical services and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance
  • You will develop, implement, and evaluate an ongoing surgical services program which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission
  • You will monitor compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy, environmental, patient, and personnel safety
  • You will oversee a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.
  • You will be responsible for department’s operational excellence by ensuring delivery of quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, and professional standards
  • You will follow the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Blood borne and Airborne Pathogens
  • You will enforce safe procedural site and patient verification policy
  • You will monitor and respond to quality event reporting
  • You will support new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services
  • You will develop, prioritize and defend capital equipment requests
  • You will be responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources
  • You will advance the growth agenda for Surgical Services
  • You will strives to become the OR of Choice for physicians, patients, staff, and payers in the community they serve
  • You will demonstrate a poised and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect within the organization and the community
  • You will develop and build strategic internal and external networks
  • You will promote consistent positive patient interactions that advance the agenda of unparalleled patient service
  • You will practice and adhere to the “Code of Conduct” philosophy and “Mission and Value Statement”
  • You will perform other duties as assigned
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Qualifications

What qualifications you will need:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing required
  • Master's degree in Nursing, Business Administration, Healthcare Administration or a related field preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in a leadership role preferred or equivalent combination of education and/or experience
  • Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the state in which he or she practices, in accordance with law and regulation required
  • Certified Nursing Operating Room (CNOR) preferred
  • Certified Surgical Services Manager (CSSM) preferred
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.

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