The Director of Surgical Services is responsible for Pre-op, Post-op, and PACU is a registered nurse who has expertise in perioperative care and has demonstrated leadership and management skills, including continuous process improvement. The Director, using a high degree of professionalism and critical thinking, directs the planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care programs for the perioperative patient population and works with associated services and clinics as appropriate. The individual is this position has responsibilities that includes preparation and administration of revenue and operating budgets and direct oversight for unit-based FTEs, including nursing and support staff working within the operating rooms, materials, and reprocessing, and works very closely with other members on the leadership team and Caribou Medical Center. The Director will maintain standards of excellent patient care and a high level of perioperative nursing competency. Consistently models excellence in professionalism and service excellence and contributes to unit leadership at a high level of proficiency.
This position will directly manage 5-10 employees. This position is an onsite position and the applicant will need to be within 30 minutes of the hospital for call purposes. The Clinical Chief Officer will work directly with the selected applicant for service line development and program improvement opportunities.