Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services

An exciting opportunity in North Carolina is readily available as an Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services. 

For almost 75 years, this non-profit health organization has provided compassionate healthcare throughout the North Carolina and South Carolina community. Offering a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and emergency services, this health network is recognized for the cancer care, cardiac services, surgical department, women's health, and pain management program. The Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will work at the community hospital. The Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will work alongside a team of highly specialized individuals, all dedicated to delivering personalized for every patient. This health system is recognized for providing quality, accessible care, creating a family-friendly environment, and taking care of their employees. With a high retention rate, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will be positive, excited and motivated to come to work coming to work each day. 

With five operating rooms, two Endoscopy suites, a special delivery Cesarean Section OR, and an outpatient surgery department, this hospital performs an array of general surgeries and specialized surgeries. Reporting to the Nurse Director of Perioperative Services, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will oversee the surgical department, including the operating room, Pre-Admission Testing Area (PAT), Post-Acute Care Unit (PACU), and the Central Sterile Processing team. With clinical and administrative responsibilities, the Assistant Nurse Director will ensure the department adheres to state, federal, and hospital policy procedures, regulatory compliance, and best practices, monitor department budgets, scheduling, and implement quality performance improvement initiatives. As the department resource, the Assistant Nurse Director will assist with new-hire orientation, offer continuing education programs for new-hire and current department staff, and be up to date on industry best practices and procedures. 

Ideally, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will have a scrubbing and circulating operating room background, be up to date on best practices, and have prior clinical leadership experience. The Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services hold (or be willing to obtain prior to starting) their North Carolina Registered Nurse license, or their compact RN license; being CNOR certified is a big plus. Additionally, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will be familiar with patient satisfaction scores, budgets, and understands the importance of quality metrics. The ideal Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will be a motivated, critical thinker, excited to develop, introduce, and implement new initiatives and programs, while leading a team of highly specialized registered nurses, technicians, and ancillary staff. 

The Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will work in a quaint, historic town in North Carolina, primarily home to families. This hospital is located toward south-eastern North Carolina, nested along the South Carolina border. With a great work-life balance, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services will enjoy spending their time outdoors, eating at the family-owned diners, and shopping at the local boutiques. Just over an hour and a half away, the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services can easily spend the day Raleigh NC, Charlotte NC, in Wilmington NC, Columbia SC, or Florence SC. 

Join a team-oriented environment as the Assistant Nurse Director Surgical Services. This hospital is actively interviewing, and proud to offer a generous salary, full suite of family-friendly benefits, special savings options, potential relocation and sign on bonuses to qualified candidates, and amazing career growth opportunities. What are you waiting for? Learn more and apply today!