Job Description

Position: Director of Peri-Operative Services 

Department: Surgery

Management: Yes

Reports to: Sr. V.P. of Operations and Patient Services

Schedule: Full Time

Summary: A Registered Nurse responsible for the overall direction and leadership of one or more defined areas of Nursing Department. Assists in the determination of fiscal and human resources and assures that those resources are allocated for efficient and effective patient care. Directs and implements polices for hiring, promoting, transferring and discharging personnel n assigned areas. Develops and directs training programs and competency programs. Oversees ongoing performance improvement program to ensure quality patient care. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. 

Requirements: Current California RN license required. Demonstrates professional knowledge and responsibility through education and/or job experience. Demonstrates strong initiative, creativity, leadership and management skills. Previous experience in management as Supervisor and/or Assistant Director of Nursing Services required. CNOR Certified.

Preferred: BSN or Masters with minimum of three to five years of clinical experience. Certification in speciality areas desirable. Membership in professional organizations desirable.