Dir - Nursing - Surgery - DMC in Farmers Branch, TX at Dallas Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/8/2018

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Job Description

Summary:
JOB SUMMARY: Director of Surgical Services is responsible for direction of patient care in the operative environment.  The Director manages the staff members in the Ambulatory Surgery, Surgery and PACU Departments.  Consults with staff, physicians and Nurse Executive on nursing issues and interpretation of hospital policies to ensure patient needs are met. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in PI activities/ formulates budget for the department.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
1. Current and valid state license as a Registered Nurse.
2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
3. Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)-(AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
4. A minimum of two years supervisory/management experience necessary.
5. At least two (2) years of experience in Surgical Nursing.
6. Current Certified Nurse OR (CNOR) (AORN) certificate(s) upon hire, preferred.
7. Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
FACILITY SPECIFIC:
1. Current PALS (AHA) Certificate upon hire and maintain current.    

Work Type: Full Time Employee    

Shift: 1

Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied.

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