Manager / Director – Surgical Services

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Administrative Director Surgical Services Parkridge Medical Center Full-Time – No Weekends     Parkridge Medical Center  is a 270+ bed hospital. We are near downtown Chattanooga. We feature comprehensive diagnostic, medical, and surgical services. These services include cardiovascular surgery and cancer treatment. These services include intensive care, orthopedic and spine surgery, and rehabilitation. The facility includes a state of the art neurosurgery program. Patients also have access to OB-GYN services. Patients have access to a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. They also have access to (NICU) and behavioral health treatment centers for children and adults. Job Summary and Qualifications The  Administrative Director of Surgical Services  has a strategic focus to provide outstanding patient service, grow the service line, develop leadership, and manage resources. They are responsible for maintaining strong physician and administration relationships. They are able to function at a high level business acumen. What you will do in this role: ·        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 immediate 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 utilize talent review data for pipeline development ·        You will foster strategic career advancement for perioperative services leaders ·        You will set a strategic vision and goals for the department ·        You will design 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 promote cooperation and collaboration with other departments, medical staff, auxiliary, and community agencies to facilitate optimum patient care ·        You will seek 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; assure proper utilization of organization’s financial resources ·        You will advance the growth agenda for Surgical Services ·        You will promote service line growth through building strategic relationships with medical staff and medical staff office ·        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    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 surgical services  required ·        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 Additional Information:  6 Operating Rooms  Reports to VP of SS  The facility is interested in someone to be extremely engaged with the team, very visible, hands-on