Director Perioperative Services

POSITION:                 Director of Perioperative Services

DEPARTMENT:       Perioperative

HOURS:                     Full-time/ Exempt

UNION:                      Nonunion

Qualifications

Education/Training:

• Current registered nurse licensure in State of MN

• Minimum of two years varied and progressive perioperative services experience or perioperative nursing management experience with increasing level of administrative responsibility and authority  preferred

• Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred

Professional Requirements:

• Maintain patient confidentiality at all times.

• Maintain regulatory requirements, including all state, federal and local regulations.

• Represent the organization in a positive and professional manner at all times.

• Comply with all organizational policies and standards regarding ethical business practices.

Skill(s):

• Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

• Ability to manage multiple and simultaneous responsibilities and to prioritize scheduling of work

• Ability to maintain confidentiality of all medical, financial, and legal information

• Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

• Ability to handle difficult situations involving patients, physicians, or others in a professional manner

Responsible and accountable for the delivery of safe, effective, direct and indirect, patient-family centered care through the continuum of perioperative care to include outpatient surgery unit; preoperative unit; operating room; post-anesthesia care unit; sterile processing department; and anesthesia services.