Nursing Operations Director Surgical Center ASC

This well regarded and growing Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) is actively searching for a new Nursing Director to lead a tenured and dedicated staff. Join an outstanding Ambulatory Surgery Organization, and help lead a fantastic team.

The ASC Operations Director of Nursing will play a crucial role in the operations of this busy, Orthopedics-focused Ambulatory Surgery Center. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Nursing Director will lead the staff in clinical education initiatives, assist in the continued development of this already bustling business, and act as the central representative for all aspects of quality improvement and risk management. In addition to this, you’ll have numerous opportunities for continued clinical development, growing your skills along with the staff’s ability. 

The ASC Director of Nursing will be well supported both in the Operating Room and out. Circulating and Scrubbing, you’ll have a well-tenured CNOR Surgical Nurse Supervisor. This nurse leader, along with a Certified Post-Anesthesia Nurse (CPAN) who oversees the 15 bed Recovery Unit will serve as your direct clinical support. Further supporting operations is really fantastic team of Ambulatory Surgery RNs and Techs. The Director will help develop continuing education initiatives for the staff and prioritize clinical quality and efficiency.

Administratively, the ASC Surgery Center Director will lead a wide range of business operations. Supported by a Business Office Manager who handles billing and receiving, as well as a team of schedulers and receptionists, the Director will lead inventory, scheduling, and budgeting for the Ambulatory Surgery Center. Another large part of this role will be maintaining accreditation and recognition through AAAASF and as a Medicare Certified ASC through the CMS.

Performing over 150 procedures per month, this 3 suite Orthopedic ASC is always busy. Performing procedures that range from neck and shoulder, to hand, knee, and foot, this facility is outfitted to handle all manner of Orthopaedic case. The ASC Nursing and Operations Director will play an important part in keeping the center moving forward as they oversee efficiency improvement initiatives to turn the Operating Rooms over faster, improve on-time starts, and increase patient satisfaction. The goal for this organization is to double procedure volume within the year, so there’s a delicious challenge in store for the new Director.

The ASC Director of Nursing and Operations will quickly learn that Southern California, particularly the Los Angeles Area, has something wonderful for everyone. A short drive west will lead you to the warm, sunny beaches and surf of the Pacific. Waiting around every corner are fun weekend getaways like Disneyland and Wild Rivers. You’ll also be able to dine at some of America’s most famous restaurants, and you’ll find an entertainment industry that never ceases to amaze. In the LA Area, you’ll also find a large number of highly-regarded grade schools, high schools, and colleges, making education [and continuing education] easily accessible.

And now for one of the best parts of working in an Ambulatory Surgery Center: The Hours! Not many Nurse Directors can say they get nights and weekends off, but you’ll find the time you need to enjoy your competitive salary and generous benefits package.