Director Surgical Services RN


An exciting leadership position for a  Director of Surgical Services RN is now open at a well-known academic hospital in up state New York. This acute care Community hospital is seeking a motivated and experienced Surgical Services leader to add to their dedicated team of professionals.

This 300+ bed hospital is part of a top rated health system known for their out reach efforts, research, ongoing clinical trials, Surgery center, trauma center, specialized programs, and full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services. The Director of Surgical Services will work for a hospital that is dedicated to achieving improved community health status and providing an exceptional continuum of care for patients and their families. Notable services offered at this hospital include their specialised surgical department, stroke and trauma care, and cancer programs. 

This Community hospital is devoted to delivering high quality patient care through using a team-oriented approach, incorporating evidence based practices, employing innovative individuals, and utilizing the most advanced technology and techniques including The da Vinci® Xi robotic surgical system.

Reporting to the CNO, the Director Surgical Services RN will oversee financial, operational, and administrative services of the entire surgical service line which includes pre-admission testing, ambulatory surgery unit, operating rooms, endoscopy, cystoscopy OR, PACU, Central Sterile Processing, and the scheduling department. The Senior Director will be supported by Unit Directors, Nurse Managers, Nurse Educators, supervisors, nurses and ancillary staff. 

Other administrative responsibilities of the Director of Surgical Services include performing employee evaluations, establishing service line metrics, developing procedural plans, and implementing quality performance improvement initiatives. To ensure high quality nursing standards are consistently met, the Nurse Director Surgical Services will maintain communication with area departments, cross collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, and update policy procedures. 

The Director Surgical Services must have prior management experience, a background scrubbing and circulating in an operating room, and an active RN license. Ideally, the Director will have prior director-level experience, be master’s prepared, and hold their CNOR certification. 

The Director of Surgical Services RN will work at an acute care hospital that is located in one of the picturesque areas of upstate NY. This city is known for their historic architecture, gorgeous parks, top rated schools, and affordable neighborhoods. With a great work life balance, the RN Director Surgical Services will enjoy eating at local restaurants, shopping in downtown New York, visiting historic landmarks, and much more. The Director of Surgical Services will have endless outdoor activities, community events, local eateries, and live music to experience.

 Work for a prestigious hospital as their Director Surgical Services today. The hospital offers a competitive base salary, full array of benefits, and an incredible work environment. Don’t wait, apply to learn more details today!