Nurse Director of Perioperative Services

An accredited acute-care hospital located in South Central Tennessee is currently searching for an experienced Nurse Director of Perioperative Services to join their established healthcare team.

This short-term acute-care facility is home to over 100 licensed beds and is proud to be a part of a large regionally known health system. The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will be joining an award-winning medical team that is comprised of roughly 300 practicing physicians and over 400 part-time and full-time employees. This medical facility is known to provide a full range of medical and surgical services including award winning services for orthopedics, robotics, and a 24/7 emergency department. This hospital proudly boasts a Level III NICU as well as an Emergency Department that is deemed an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. This acute-care facility is also fully accredited by the Joint Commission and is recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measure by the Joint Commission.

The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will become a vital member of the surgical service line senior leadership team and will be responsible for the full oversight of the daily operations of Day Surgery and Surgical Inpatient units.  The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will work in a fully serviced surgical department that offers a wide selection of inpatient and outpatient surgeries. The surgical specialty areas include cardiothoracic, ENT, gastroenterology, general surgery, gynecology, ophthalmology, oral and maxillofacial, orthopedic, plastics and reconstructive, neurological, robotic, spine, sports medicine, urology, and vascular procedures.

The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will lead a surgical department that is proud to services the communities of South Eastern Tennessee as well as communities of Northern Georgia. The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will be responsible for coordinating the patient care events with the OR, Holding, and PACU. The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will assist in the preparation of the annual budget for the department as well as ensure effective communication of information to appropriate individuals. The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services should demonstrate clinical knowledge and expertise in the surgical services arena.

The Nurse Director of Perioperative Services will be located in a beautiful region of Southern Tennessee that is able to offer many walks of life to any individual. The area itself is known across the country to provide some of the most beautiful views from the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. This area is rich in Civil War history and can offer the Nurse Director of Perioperative Services an eclectic lifestyle not found anywhere else.

This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.