Perioperative Nursing Manager CVOR

This renowned and prestigious hospital is actively interviewing for a Nursing Manager to oversee a busy CVOR within the Perioperative Services Department. Apply today, and lead a dedicated and experienced Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR) Team in one of the Austin Area’s most advanced medical centers.

The Perioperative Services Manager will join an outstanding medical center and play an important role in supporting the clinical and administrative mission of the health system. This 300-bed medical center has earned a reputation for outstanding patient care and employee engagement. Well known for its commitment to advancing community health and working hard to serve the people of the Central Texas, this hospital offers high-acuity Level 1 Trauma Services, a full range of medical services, and a diverse outpatient clinical network. Furthermore, the hospital has earned national recognition for its pediatric and critical care programs.

Reporting to the Administrative Director of Perioperative Services, this CVOR Nursing Manager will lead a distinguished team of surgery professionals. This person will work closely with a CNOR Assistant Nursing Director who oversees the Main Operating Rooms, and a CPAN Nurse Manager, who oversees Pre-Anesthesia Testing and Recovery/PACU. This patient care leadership team works together to ensure that each staff member gets the support they need and every patient receives the absolute best care. Also working closely with the Surgical Services Nurse Manager is an RN Cardiovascular Charge Nurse who oversees the 3 CVORs, 2 hybrid-rooms, and 6 Cath Labs, as well as an RN Services Line Leader who has responsibility for Minimally invasive and Robotic procedures.

Performing hundreds of procedures each month, this is one of Central Texas’ busiest Perioperative Service Lines. The CVOR Nursing Manager will work with a tenured staff of service leaders and dedicated staff of RNs to make sure all 15 Operating Rooms and CVORs are running smoothly. The Perioperative Services Department has cutting-edge technology built in to every suite, so it can offer a full range of surgery procedures, from Neurosurgery to Orthopedics, and Cardiothoracic to Podiatry. This unit has been awarded both locally and nationally for high performing metrics in Cardiovascular Surgery, low infection rates, and outstanding employee engagement. Engagement is another place that the Surgery Department really shines, as the nurses here feel like they have a voice and like they’re part of a family.

The CVOR Perioperative Services Nursing Manager will take a very important role in supporting the Surgical Services Director in the administration and clinical advancement of the unit. The Manager will oversee budget development and execution, will spearhead staffing for the unit, and will be the coordinator for regulatory and compliance documentation. A strong background in Perioperative Management will allow this person to excel in leading quality initiatives like improving turnover times, as well as judging performance-based metrics for the unit and for individuals

Clinically, the Nursing Manager will serve as an educator and mentor to the staff, driving a culture of shared accountability. This person will work closely with perioperative educators and Clinical Nurse Specialists, supporting the development and execution of skills assessments and education plans. The Manager will pursue quality patient-care as a priority, and will engage the nursing staff in following that example. The CVOR Nursing team works very closely together, so strong team-building skills will certainly be a great help for the incoming Manager.

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The CVOR Services Nursing Manager will take one an incredibly busy and complex service line, and will play an integral responsibility for the unit’s operations. You’ll join an outstanding clinical department with close-knit atmosphere. To help the Manager meet the challenges ahead, this person will receive a competitive compensation, a generous benefits package with great PTO and Retirement, and the support of a tenured, experienced leader.