A well-known and fast paced hospital in the idyllic Bay Area has an exciting position as Nurse Manager of Surgical Services available.
The Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will assess, plan, implement, and evaluate delivery of nursing care and provide managerial support to the Nurse Director of Perioperative Services. The Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will have the opportunity to contribute to the nursing department and hospital using the nursing program’s philosophy of offering exceptional, patient-centered community medicine. The ideal Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will have relevant operating room experience, scrubbing, and circulating and running the board.
The Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will consistently train, mentor, and counsel operating room/surgery/perioperative nursing staff to make this community-focused hospital run smoothly and efficiently. The Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will be a key resource to the RN staff and will carry out performance improvement initiatives in conjunction with the unit educator to improve operating room metrics such as: 1st case on time starts, or turnover times and block schedule utilization rates. The Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will continuously assess the surgery work environment and make suggestions and changes as they see fit in order to bring success to their nurses and the hospital.
This Manager of Surgical Services position is an excellent stepping stone in an Assistant Nurse Manager’s career where they can thrive in a respected hospital that cares for its staff. This reputable hospital offers a coveted opportunity to make a meaningful impact in a supportive and exciting environment. The hospital is a busy one with seven operating rooms that perform a variety of surgical cases including total joint, orthopedic, spine, robotic, and cardiac—expect to be challenged and gain valuable experience that will be hard to find elsewhere. In addition, this busy medical center is associated with a nationally recognized academic medical center and the Nurse Manager of Surgical Services will have room for professional growth within this highly regarded healthcare system.
During the Nurse Manager’s ample time off, they will be able to enjoy the beauty of the Bay Area in Northern California, which offers sunshine and blue skies with immediate access to beaches and gorgeous scenery. The charming downtown includes boutique shops and delicious restaurants that make this town and picturesque and a vacation-worthy destination.
With comprehensive benefits and a competitive salary, this position won’t be open for long. Apply now!