Director of Surgical Services
Job Opportunity at The Exeter Group

Posted on Oct 11    312.475.2800 x117

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4144269

The Director of Surgical Services supervises the activities needed to provide patients with surgical services at the Hospital; coordinates activities with inpatient and outpatient facilities to insure adequate and competent surgical care.

Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree experience with major field in Nursing.   
  • ECRN, TNS, ACLS and PALS, APLS, or ENPC required

Position Requirements:
  • 5+ years progressive administrative leadership/management in Surgery.
  • At least 5 years administrative/supervisory experience in related hospital work.

Position Responsibilities 
  • Ensures surgical services staff communicate and collaborate with patients, families, physicians and other health care professionals/disciplines in assessing status, identifying problems, developing and implementing a plan of care through the delivery and delegation of care
  • Evaluates care delivery
  • Promotes patient/family education and involve the patient in planning and implementation to meet expected healthcare outcomes.  
  • Ensures the team is held accountable for meeting the established Recommended Standards of Practice as proposed by the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) 
  • Ensures an orderly and safe environment in the Operating Room.  Ensures the surgical schedule runs efficiently in a team-oriented fashion. 
  • Must have the ability to exercise initiative and judgment in determining the needs and objectives of the division; organize and coordinate activities to provide a high quality of service; supervise others and apply principles of management in directing activities of assigned personnel.

This job description is designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities required of employees assigned to this job.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, or gender identification.
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