RN Nurse Director Perioperative Services

This renowned hospital in Southern California is actively interviewing for a Perioperative Nurse Director to oversee its Surgical Service Line and Operating Room team. Apply today, and lead a dedicated and experienced Perioperative Team in one of the Greater Los Angeles Area’s most advanced medical centers.

Averaging over 900 procedures per month, the Perioperative Services Department in this hospital is one of the busiest in the region. This is even more exceptional when you learn that the 50+ FTEs led by the Perioperative Nurse Director, have been recognized as high performing in a large number of procedures. This has been possible through an alignment of tenured and experienced staff, a well-tenured and dedicated Surgical Services Director, and a union-labor environment that uses a shared governance model to optimize performance and outcomes simultaneously. 

Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer, the RN Director of Perioperative Services will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and the strategic direction of a 9 Operating Room service line. You will be supported by an exceptional CNOR Nursing Manager, an Operating Room RN Supervisor and a great team of Operating Room Nurses, PACU Nurses, Pre-Post Staff, RN First Assists, other RN support staff. You’ll take a significant role in developing and maintaining the clinical skills of this staff through comprehensive mentorship programs.

This facility has been frequently recognized, both regionally and nationally, for its high quality of patient service and outcomes, its breadth and expertise with a wide variety of procedures, and its dedication to shared governance. This means the Perioperative Services Nurse Director will be entering a well-oiled machine. See over 175K patients a year, this medical center excels at knowing its community and serving them in the best possible ways. Participating in multiple charities, community health services, academic initiatives, and reduced or free healthcare, this hospital was founded on the spirit of social health. 

Southern California is one of those regions that has something for everyone. You’ll find hundreds of amazing neighborhoods, each with a diverse flavor, culture, and feeling of its own. From the warm, sunny beaches and surf of the Pacific Ocean to the lights and sounds of Downtown Los Angeles, your days and nights can be filled with activity. If the Perioperative Services Director need a bit of peace, the quiet expanses of the desert and palm gardens are just a short drive to the east. Amazing school systems, classic family friendly attractions like Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm, and a great standard of living make the area around Los Angeles a great place to think about family.

The Perioperative RN Nurse Director will serve in a full-time role, and will take responsibility for a growing department that is as crucial as it is complex. You’ll be supported by a mission and vision that values patient safety and care, staff and provider contribution, and passion. For all the hard work you put into improving this hospital, you’ll receive a competitive compensation package and a generous benefits package.