Perioperative Supervisor - FT - Days

Clerical, Administrative &Registration Edinburg, Texas


Description

Position at DHR Health

 ­POSITION EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School/GED required
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • Licensure in the State of Texas as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) required.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in nursing (BSN) or Bachelor’s degree in health care/business related field preferred.
  • The successful candidate with be required to pass competencies for this position.
  • Current BLS
  • ACLS and PALS certification is required within 6 months of hire.
  • AORN certification preferred

 

 

 

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE­:

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience as first-line manager coupled with three (3) years clinical operating room nursing experience preferred. Requires knowledge of Texas and Federal regulatory agency standards related to health care organizations.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge through practices such as attending educational workshops; reviewing profession publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy work environment by modeling the desired behaviors and encouraging those in others.
  • Collaborates with other departments to create systems and problem solving ongoing issues that impact department/organizational goals and/or patient care delivery.
  • Must be flexible with work scheduling.
  • Must have proficient organizational skills and computer skills.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills.
  • High degree of competency/experience in general.
  • Requires reasoning ability and good independent judgement.
  • Broad understanding of patient care processes.
  • Able to apply principles of managerial and leadership theory.
  • Cognitive and technical knowledge and the ability to progressively manage care delivery across the continuum of care.
  • The ability to retrieve, communicate and present data and information both verbally and in writing required; as is the ability to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken and written word.
  • Involves discretion and independent action within prescribed limits.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Promotes the facility mission, vision and values by effectively communicating them to others. Considers mission, vision and values in developing services, standards and practices.   
  • Integrates the department(s) and its services into the organization’s primary mission.
  • Leads initiatives resulting in enhanced physician, patient and employee satisfaction and improved quality.
  • Creates an environment that facilitates innovative patient care delivery with a focus on infection prevention and patient safety.
  • Ensures that adequate, appropriately competent and qualified staff is available to meet patient care needs.
  • Actively works to develop and maintain good working relationships with medical staff, other leadership within the organization and staff.
  • Responsible for oversight and validation of the surgery support services budget, maintaining financial accountability and working with Senior Leadership to address areas of concern within financially and clinically driven performance reports.
  • Coordinates and integrates services within the department(s) and with other Departments.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support the provision of services.
  • Recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide care.            
  • Determines the qualifications and competence of department personnel who provide care services and who are not licensed independent practitioners. Continuously assesses and improves the department’s performance. Maintains appropriate quality control programs.                                                          
  • Provides for orientation, in-service education training, and continuing education of all persons in the department(s).
  • Recommends space and other resources needed by the department(s).
  • Participates in selecting outside sources for needed services.
  • Must be flexible with work scheduling.
  • Other duties as assigned