This busy Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) in Orange County is actively interviewing candidates for Clinical Nurse Manager. Join this fantastic system of ASCs, lead a dedicated and high-quality team of OR nurses, and enjoy having nights and weekends off!
Reporting to the Director of Nursing, you’ll take a working management role in this 6 Operating Room, 1 GI Room ambulatory surgery center. Upon hire, the Clinical Nurse Manager will discover an extremely busy schedule of procedures. Of the 500+ cases this Ambulatory Surgery Center handles each month, ophthalmology is the most common type, but the ASC also performs General Surgery, Orthopedics, Podiatry, and of course GI.
Supported by an outstanding team of CNOR Day Surgery RNs, Surgical Technologists, and Scrub/Circulating RNs, and working alongside a compassionate team of Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) Nurses, the ASC Nurse Manager will lead Clinical components of the Center. This person will play an important role in skill surveys and competencies, helping the Director develop and implement educational programs. The Manager will get to be a mentor to the staff, supporting development and growth.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Nurse Leader who has worked in freestanding ambulatory surgery centers, or one who has lead day surgery as part of a larger inpatient Operating Room Service Line. This person will work closely with ASC Administration, as well as the Surgeons, to optimize workflow activities and clinical operations throughout the Surgery Center. Whether considering customer facing interactions, or back office paperwork, continuous quality improvement should be ‘baked into’ all of the ASC Clinical Nurse Manager’s activities.
The ASC Nurse Manager will find that Southern California, especially Orange County, has something for everyone. When it’s time to relax and unwind, taking a short drive west will put on the beautiful, sunny beaches and in the warm surf of the Pacific Ocean. You’ll be close the fun weekend getaways like Disneyland, Wild Rivers, and Knott’s Berry Farm. A huge number of highly-rated grade schools, secondary schools, and colleges make education (and continuing education) easily accessible. Add to this a wealth of national and state parks nearby, and you have a great place to raise a family.
As part of a large health system, this company is able offer many great benefits to Clinical Manager. Beyond the obvious benefits of having nights and weekends free to enjoy sunny Southern California, you’ll receive a generous benefits package and competitive compensation.