Surgical Services Nurse Director

A fantastic career opportunity for a Surgical Services Nurse Director has recently become available at a prestigious medical center in the greater Indianapolis area. Join this outstanding medical center, and lead a high performing team in a very busy surgical department.

This medical center has received national recognition for patient safety and orthopedic excellence, including Healthgrades patient Safety Excellence Award. It has also been awarded the Joint Replacement Excellence Award. The medical center provides the community leading-edge bone, joint, spine, and muscle care. This hospital works to provide the highest quality of patient care throughout the community.

The Nurse Director Surgical Services will report directly to the Chief Nursing Officer. The Nurse Director Surgical Services will have 8 direct reports and over 300 indirect reports. Supporting the Director is a Perioperative Nurse Manager, an experienced Charge RN who oversees the Operating Rooms, and a tenured CPAN Post Anesthesia (PACU) RN, along with Scrub and Circulating Registered Nurses. The Surgical Services Nurse Director will work with the Department of Surgery and Department of Anesthesia to ensure a collaborative work environment, quality and financial performance.

The Surgical Services Nurse Director will be responsible for the overall organization and administration of the preoperative unit, postoperative care, surgical services unit, and sterile processing. The Surgical Services Nurse Director will be responsible for overseeing the surgery department at the hospital’s main campus and two clinics.

 The Surgical Services Nurse Director will be responsible for advocating for the Perioperative strategic needs, advising on the planning and expansion of the surgical department. The Surgical Services Nurse Director will oversee the equipment needs and capital budgets, strategic planning, sterile processing, clinical practice, inventory management, project management and all administrative staff. The Nurse Director of Surgical Services will also oversee the clinical nursing practices by supporting the development and implementation of education initiatives.

This hospital is located in the greater Indianapolis area offering residents an array of activities in the city. This area has numerous restaurants, coffee shops, bars, and parks to enjoy. The Nurse Director Surgical Services can enjoy a night out in the city by attending a concert, sporting event, or dining at a gourmet restaurant. The Nurse Director Surgical Services will never have a shortage of activities to do in this lively city.

This reputable hospital is ready to offer a qualified Surgical Services Nurse Director a highly competitive compensation package consisting of a generous salary and full suite of benefits.