Director Surgical Services Waco
Company: Baylor Scott White Health
Posted on: November 1, 2018
Director Surgical Services Waco
For nearly a century,residents of Waco and surrounding communities have put their faith and trust inone name to care for their health and wellbeing - Baylor Scott & WhiteMedical Center - Hillcrest. It is a 236-bed medical center and the lead TraumaFacility for a 5-county region.
Reporting to the CNO, theDirector of Surgical Services manages the following: Operating Room (10 rooms),PACU (7 beds), Ambulatory Surgery Center (4 rooms), Endoscopy (4 rooms),Pre-Assessment (16 beds), Day Surgery, and Sterile Processing. The Director of SurgicalServices has responsibility for planning, selecting, and/or devising methods,policies and procedures for Managers and Staff employees to accomplishdesignated goals. Negotiate interdepartmental resources, communicates and planswith various cross-functional departments to ensure effective level of serviceto Nursing Units.
*Oversee the operational, personnel and fiscal management of assigned areas ofresponsibility with an emphasis on high quality, cost effective patient care.
*Monitor daily productivity, addressing variance from established standards andadjust staffing to maintain established productive standard.
*Establish annual unit-specific quality improvement goals, conduct monitoring,analysis, process changes, reporting and re-evaluation of prepared goals toNursing Quality Council and Clinic Quality Council.
*Investigate adverse events, review data and findings, assessing for trends,acting on self-remediation needs and identify opportunities for development.
*Collaborate with non-nursing departments to establish processes and addressissues which enhance the provision of patient care and satisfaction.
*Conduct and participate in daily rounds to identify immediate needs, monthlypatient room rounds, monthly Environment of Care Rounds, Tracers, and PatientSafety Rounds, and acts on findings in a timely manner.
*Establish opportunities to acquire input, to include unit monthly Action UnitCommittees, input at staff meetings and other creative mechanisms.
*Comply with requirements of regulatory, licensing, and accrediting agencies.
*Design measurements and tools to evaluate achievement and education strategies.
*Identify and clearly communicate communication gaps in staff knowledge and/orcompetency.
*Directs the effective management of financial, informational and personnelresources to ensure efficient operations and continuity of care.
* Three to five years progressive nursingmanagement experience
* Advanced certification(NEA-BC, CCRN, etc.)
*Experience expanding and building out a unit
*Strong people-management experience, ideally leading a team > 90 FTEs
*Keen understanding of healthcare finance and operations
*Cardiac nursing background preferred, but not required
*Track record of promoting a Shared Governance model
*5+ years of experience
Hillcrest Baptist Medical Ctr (11055)
100 Hillcrest Medical Blvd
NursesHealth - Hospital
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