Clinical Nursing Manager Perioperative Transplant

This first-class Acute Care Medical Center is actively interviewing for a Clinical Nurse Manager to lead its Perioperative Transplant team. Join this cutting-edge Cardiothoracic Transplant program in Southern California, and lead a team of the brightest clinical personnel in San Diego County.

Offering a wide array of medical, academic, and community services, this 400-bed medical center in San Diego County has a reputation for amazing patient care and satisfaction. This hospital is regularly listed as one of the nation’s best hospitals to work at, it has multiple centers of excellence, and it’s well-known to take its commitment to the community seriously. The Clinical Nursing Manager of Perioperative will join a facility that delivers advanced surgical care, high-risk obstetrics with a high-acuity neonatal ICU, a comprehensive stroke center, and a wealth of specialty services.

Reporting to the Administrative Director of Surgical Services, the Perioperative Transplant Nursing Manager will oversee an outstanding team of CNOR Registered Nurses, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Transplant specialized Surgical Technologists, Perfusionists, and a crucial support staff. Supporting the Manager in this is a CVOR Charge Nurse and two Clinical Staff Leaders.

The Perioperative Clinical Nursing Manager will join one of the area’s leading Cardiothoracic Surgery and Transplant programs, delivering life changing care to high-acuity patients every day. This specialized unit’s reputation for outstanding clinical care and fantastic patient satisfaction has helped it increase volume substantially, creating the need for a strong Clinical Manager to oversee a growing team of Nursing and Technologist staff. Some of the highly specialized procedures that this 5 operating-room unit regularly performs are CABG, Valve Replacements, Open Heart, and Vascular Transplantation.

The Clinical Nursing Manager will have an important role to play in the operations and organization of the CVORs, Transplant Suite, and Hybrid Room. Strong clinical skills, with a background in Cardiothoracic Surgery and/or Transplant, will be important in supporting the clinical staff in the unit. The Manager will offer clinical support to the 20+ FTEs in this specialized unit, serving as a mentor for skills development and building a team-based environment with shared responsibility and governance. The Perioperative Nursing Manager will also take oversight of staffing the unit, acting as the point person for hiring in this rapidly expanding service line.

From one side of San Diego County to the other, the Clinical Perioperative Transplant Manager will find amazing weather, great food, and something fun around every corner. To the west, the sunny beaches and warm surf entice you to take a dip during the 300+ days of sunshine each year. Need to escape the brutal winters? There’s no better place than San Diego. With a large number of highly-rated schools, and close proximity to some of Southern California’s finest national & state parks, and a high quality of life, San Diego County is a great place to raise a family.

This person will play a vital role in the operations of this high-acuity Cardiothoracic Transplant unit and with this awarded medical center. The Clinical Nursing Manager will support the mission of this awarded and recognized academic health care system, and support the health of the community. For all your hard work, you’ll receive a generous benefits package and a competitive compensation.