Nursing Manager Surgical Services Full Time Days
Company: Desert Regional Medical Center
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: September 18, 2023
Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital
classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility
with an innovative , patient centered and evidence-based
Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides
a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute
care rehabilitation, joint replacement & spinal surgery,
neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as
well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.
The RN Nursing Manager is responsible for the administration and
supervision of nursing personnel in the Surgical Services
Department for cost centers 7021 (OR), 7040 (Anesthesia), and 7147
(Endoscopy); and is accountable to the Director of Surgical
Services, for coordination of all nursing care given and all
related supporting services of these units and personnel.. The main
function is that of leadership and promotion of cooperative staff
effort. In the absence of the Director of Surgical Services, the
Nursing Manager assumes this responsibility and accountability. The
RN Nursing Manager is responsible for the location and completion
of assigned functions in the daily operation of the Surgical
Services Department. She/He interprets hospital and departmental
philosophy, objectives, policy and procedures. Access to all
Patient Health Information for treatment purposes only. Department
Promote the mission, vision, and values of the organization.
Manage the surgical/perioperative areas both operationally and
fiscally during tour of duty.
Act as a clinical resource for perioperative personnel using
current literature and guidelines, organizational policies and
procedures, and regulatory and accreditation standards.
Assist perioperative personnel in the evaluation of current
practice through quality and performance improvement
Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration skills with
members of the perioperative team and other stakeholders.
Coordinate, facilitate, and manage change within the surgical
Serve as a member of a multidisciplinary team in planning
perioperative patient care.
Use effective conflict resolution techniques.
Collect and analyze data applicable to perioperative services to
facilitate collaboration and negotiation with stakeholders.
Participate in interviews for perioperative personnel
Assist in evaluating perioperative personnel performance.
Monitor that necessary personnel, equipment, and supplies are
Provide guidance, support, and constructive feedback to surgical
Pursue professional growth and participate in a professional
Act as a patient advocate and maintain privacy and confidentiality
of individuals and health information.
Develop staff work and call schedule in collaboration with
Conducts evaluations for new staff at the completion of the
Participates in the disciplinary process as needed.
Monitors staff compliance with policy and procedures
Provides counseling and disciplinary measures to personnel
Monitors the department environmental daily and assures
surveillance of safety, regulatory and infection prevention
Assures staff knowledge of regulatory requirements including fire
and disaster safety
Reviews electrical safety and assures all equipment is maintained
Reports environmental problems to appropriate support
Encourages and atmosphere of responsiveness to physician needs and
Demonstrates commitment to continually improving service scores and
Provides assistance to surgeons through case readiness and
adequately prepared team members
Attends leadership meetings and serves on hospital/departmental
Monitors budget compliance
Provides input into the preparation of the budget
Demonstrates cost reduction strategies
Assists with departmental statistical analysis Qualifications -
External Current Registered Nurse/RN licensure in the State of
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (maintain
current at all times)
Bachelors Degree, MSN Preferred
3 years clinical experience in Surgical Services
2 years progressive management experience in surgical services
Excellent communication and conflict resolution skills
Demonstrates knowledge of current nursing theory and practice
Compassionate, non-judgmental patient caregiver and advocate
Must be able to tolerate physically and mentally demanding work
Pay Range: $56.42 - $90.28 Individual wages are determined based
upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, an
individuals qualifications and experience
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regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are
offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable
law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or
obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to
your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination
requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in
accordance with the law. 2305017996
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