Position Details

Department: Perioperative Admin Services
Category: Director/Management
Location: Phoenix
Posting #: 504080
Date Posted: 3/5/2020
Employee Type: Regular

Position Summary

Directs, coordinates and controls the multi-disciplinary activities for patients undergoing surgical intervention and procedures in a safe environment. Responsible for the interpretation, direction and evaluation of nursing practice to promote safe, efficient and therapeutically effective nursing care through the department. Demonstrates the primary goal of providing appropriate patient care services that exceed customer expectations, improve clinical care, and increase quality outcomes.

PCH Values

  • Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
  • Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
  • Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
  • Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
  • Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

Position Duties

  1. Directs and supervises operational functions of assigned departments including administrative, clinical, quality, personnel management, and performance improvement.
    • Responsible for the quality of care delivery of patients across the patient care continuum.
    • Develops and cultivates Strategic Plan and action steps for assigned clinical departments.
    • Collaborates with administration, physicians, nursing and ancillary departments to develop, implement, and monitor long-range strategic plan/departmental goals and objectives.
    • Oversees the human resource activities of direct reports consistent with established personnel policies and procedures and regulatory agencies. Manages recruitment, staffing, employee relations, performance evaluation and management, training and orientation, and compliance to department and system policies. Mentors staff within assigned departments for departmental success, organizational achievement and individual career development. Facilitates a positive team environment.
    • Provides leadership for improving the quality of care and services by providing a framework for cooperation and teamwork with shared accountability for performance among physicians, patient care staff, business, and support services.
    • Develops and assumes responsibility for implementing, evaluating, revising and ensuring compliance with nursing standards, policies and procedures.
    • Assists stakeholders in the development of performance measures and quality dashboards.
  2. Provides Fiscal Management
    • In collaboration with the Perioperative Business Manager:
    • Develops, secures approval for, and monitors capital and operating budgets, revenues,
    • and expenses for areas of responsibility, maintains accountability for budget administration.
    • Prepares and manages the operating budget demonstrating prudent resource utilization and effective collaboration with the accounting and billing departments to monitor account revenue and expenses.
    • Works collaboratively with physicians and other health care team members to influence sound decision making in selection of equipment and supplies.
    • Analyzes costs and charging mechanisms and makes recommendations to reduce costs.
  3. Provides clinical practice standards and guidelines
    • Develops, implements, and evaluates departmental and clinical policies and procedures. Ensures department provides quality care through evidence based practice and using current research and national standards.
    • Facilitates collaboration among key stakeholders to develop, implement, and evaluate standards, guidelines, and pathways related to assigned departments.
  4. Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

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Position Qualifications

Please review the following qualifications and specify whether you meet each of the requirements listed.
Do you meet this requirement?
1. Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Required
2. Master's Degree in Nursing or Business Administration. Required
Do you meet this requirement?
1. 5 years or more of clinical experience in Perioperative or related area. Required
2. Progressive supervisory experience. Required
Do you meet this requirement?
1. Current professional RN license in Arizona. Required
2. Current BLS Certification for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association. Required
3. Current PALS Certification for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association. Required
4. Current CNOR, CPN, CAPA or related national certification. Required
Physical Requirements & Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential
1. Physical Requirement - Feeling (sensing textures and temperatures) Constantly
2. Physical Requirement - Fine Motor Skills (pinching, gripping, etc) Constantly
3. Physical Requirement - Hearing Constantly
4. Physical Requirement - Pushing/pulling Occasionally
5. Physical Requirement - Reaching Occasionally
6. Physical Requirement - Sitting Constantly
7. Physical Requirement - Standing Occasionally
8. Physical Requirement - Stooping/crouching/kneeling/crawling Occasionally
9. Physical Requirement - Talking Constantly
10. Physical Requirement - Tasting/smelling Occasionally
11. Physical Requirement - Walking Frequently
12. Physical Requirement - Near Vision Frequently
13. Physical Requirement - Far Vision Occasionally
14. Physical Requirement - Color Discrimination Occasionally
15. Physical Requirement - Use of keyboard, mouse and/or computer equipment Constantly
16. Physical Requirement - Lift up to 35 pounds without assistance Occasionally
17. Physical Requirement - Lift more than 35 pounds without assistance Occasionally
18. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Inside office environment Applicable
19. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Airborne communicable diseases Applicable
20. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Bloodborne pathogens or bodily fluid Applicable
21. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Fumes or airborne particles Applicable
22. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Hazardous materials exposure Applicable
23. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Radiation exposure Applicable
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