Centura Health Director of Perioperative Services in Pueblo, Colorado

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To provide leadership and accountability in the daily operations of the perioperative departments. This includes, developing and maintaining physician relations, empowering clinical care givers through solicitation of input, and implementation of actions in order to improve delivery of patient care. Responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating the provision of services in the department. Participates in and/or supervises the delivery of patient care as necessary, and has the responsibility for establishing standards of nursing practice for the service. Assures achievement of department goals and takes an active role in achievement of hospital goals as they relate to the operations department. Assures adherence to hospital policies and standards set forth by accreditation and regulatory agencies. Additionally, will be available to support the clinical needs of the department by providing staffing support as volume and acuity demand.

What You Bring/Job Requirements

In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:

  • BSN

  • MSN or MBA, preferred

  • 3 years administrative experience over more than one department.

  • Maintains professional certification in one of the following: CNOR, CPAN, CAPA, TLS, TNCC, CRNFA.

  • Maintains membership in a professional organization in one of the following: AORN, CNA, ANA, CCNA, ENA, ASPAN.

  • Proven success in positively impacting departmental metrics.

  • Proven success in building and promoting strong relationships with Surgeons, Anesthesiologist, Physician and Organizational Leaders to successfully plan and implement efficient perioperative functions and growth.

  • Current Colorado Nursing License.

Physical Requirements - Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)

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For more than 135 years, St. Mary-Corwin has cared for the people of Pueblo and the surrounding southern Colorado communities. Driven by a commitment to Pueblo and our healing ministry, St. Mary-Corwin is focused on its core areas of clinical strength: Cancer Care and Orthopedic Services. This concentration enables St. Mary-Corwin to serve the southern Colorado region with high-quality, high-value care for generations to come. Residents of Pueblo enjoy a moderate cost of living within this modern, mid-sized community while experiencing everything great about life in Colorado, including world-class nearby outdoor recreation, thriving local arts and culture, numerous parks, festivals and much more.

DepartmentSMC SURGERY

FacilitySMC-ST MARY-CORWIN MEDICAL CTR

LocationUS-CO-Pueblo

ShiftDays

Work TypeFull-Time

FTE1.00

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Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled. As of Jan. 1, 2015, we no longer hire tobacco/nicotine users in Colorado, Kansas and other states where applicants who use nicotine products are not protected by applicable state law. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, including a panel for cotinine.