A rare opportunity in one of area's largest hospitals is available for a Surgery Nurse Director. The Surgery Nurse Director will lead an advanced team of perioperative professionals that provide high quality patient care through 12 Operating Rooms. The cohesive team ensures clear communication and alignment from Pre-Admission Testing, to Pre-op, to the Operating Room and to the Post-Op and Recovery areas. The Surgery Nurse Director will oversee all surgical departments and will have an understanding of Sterile Processing and coordinate as necessary between the two departments. The Perioperative Clinical Nurse Educator, Charge RNs, and Nurse Managers provide great support for the Surgery Nurse Director.
The Surgery Nurse Director will be proud to work in a humming operating room that is outfitted with advanced surgical technologies including robotics. Moreover, as a STEMI Receiving Center, advanced surgeons perform life saving care for cardiac patients requiring Coronary Bypass, Endoscopic Vein Removals, Minimally Invasive Endovascular Stenting, Valve Repair, Valve Replacement and Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization (TMR). The Surgery Nurse Director will work closely with the Emergency Dept. RNs and Catheterization Lab Nurse Manager to ensure appropriate and timely patient care is delivered to those needing an OR immediately.
This busy medical center is integral to the local community. Being able to offer same day surgery, outpatient surgery centers, endoscopy centers and inpatient surgical services means this hospital truly offers it all! The Surgery Nurse Director will enjoy this dynamic position that will challenge them and have them leading strategic planning, local & national accreditation and department metrics. With a supportive caste of unit management and educators, the Surgery Nurse Director will be set up for long-term success.
The Surgery Nurse Director will enjoy living in this part of Northern California. Local residents enjoy the small town feel but ample local amenities. A nearby universities brings youthful energy to the city and boutique shopping, dinning and breweries are plentiful. The Surgery Nurse Director will be supported with area leading pay and supported with sign-on and relocation incentives for those qualified.