The Director of Surgical Services ensures Nursing services in the Surgical Services department are rendered in efficient and professional manner. This role will lead the surgical services operations for our hospitals in College Station and Brenham, Texas. Develops departmental policies, procedures, budget, and standards of care. Develop, secure approval of and administer department policies, procedures, and budget; monitor and take corrective action to prevent deviations.
This role will be responsible for strategic growth of surgical volumes for the facility as well as the ongoing development of strong relationships with surgeons.
Prepare various departmental statistical reports to be submitted to Administration (services performed broken down by type of procedure, amount of time per case, C-Sections and call back). Inpatients and Outpatients.
Ensure adherence to quality assurance in accordance with departmental standards.
Attend meetings and workshops to keep abreast of changes in techniques and/or products.
Interview, hire, train, evaluate, counsel, develop and terminate subordinate personnel.
Schedule adequate staff to ensure efficient, effective, and safe nursing care is provided.
Evaluate and select products to be used in Operating Room by using products or comparing information and prices.
Purchase supplies; obtain highest quality for lowest price.
Monitor all sterilization procedures to ensure:
Proper sterilization methods
Proper recall of unsterile and outdated supplies Desired Key Experiences and Attributes
People focused leader with a track record of strong engagement scores
Track record of accomplishments growing surgical volumes
Driving operational efficiencies
Relationship building skills with surgeons
Master's degree is required Registered Nurse
Internal Number: 18005199
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!