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Clinical Manager Surgery Full Time Days

Company: Desert Regional Medical Center
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: November 18, 2023

Job Description:

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 OR Clinical Manger is responsible for expediting the surgery schedule utilizing staff appropriately, for a specific shift, facilitating the day-to-day shift operations in the Surgery Department. He/she manages human resources at the unit level in a cost-effective manner. The OR Clinical Manager promptly and fully investigates and resolves complaints of patients, visitors, staff, and physicians, advising management / administration appropriately. The OR Clinical Manager collaborates and works with facilities and Biomed to resolve issues related to the physical environment and equipment that may present a patient safety issue or a regulatory deficiency by entering appropriate work orders and communicating with facilities and Biomed staff in a timely manner. The OR Clinical Manager demonstrates the ability to respond and provide direction in changing workload during crisis and emergency situations in a calm manner. The OR Clinical Manager communicates effectively with staff assisting with understanding of difficult administrative decisions. Access to all Patient Health Information for treatment purposes only


Runs the surgical board on a daily basis
Makes clinical assignments based on need and skill level

Develops staff schedules for all job descriptions within the OR

Independently develops staffing plans when there are sick calls within the unit

Completes performance evaluations for designated staff

Assists the manager with and provides input into the capital budget

Assists with the management of designated service lines

Participates in management meetings and initiatives as appropriate

Provides break relief for staff

Acts as clinical resource for staff members

Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration skills with members of the surgical services team and physicians

Operationally and fiscally manage the department during tour of duty

Participate in interviews for staff selection

Provides feedback utilized in performance appraisals for staff members that are not assigned

Serve as a role model for professional behavior and code of conduct

Assure that appropriate personnel, equipment, and supplies are available

Facilitates collaboration between OR and ED for traumas

Facilitates collaboration between the OR and other surgical services units including but not limited to SPD, GI Lab, Pre-Op and PACU

May take patient assignments as appropriate and necessary

Other duties as assigned

Required: Current California RN License
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Minimum of 3 years' clinical experience
Demonstrated clinical competence and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to present self in positive and professional manner
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (maintain current at all times

Preferred: ACLS
Previous Management Experience

Pay Range: $51.18 - $81.91

Individual wages are determined based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, an individual's qualifications and experience


Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws 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.

Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.

Keywords: Desert Regional Medical Center, Palm Springs , Clinical Manager Surgery Full Time Days, Healthcare , Palm Springs, California

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