This position has responsibility in conjunction with medical director for the Operating Room, Pre-Operative Services and Post Anesthesia Care, Sterile Processing, Anesthesia, Digestive Health, and clinical oversight of IV Therapy. The Surgery Service Line includes surgical services performed at the hospital, PMC and Day Surgery facilities.
EDUCATION: BSN or MSN preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: RN with NM License, BLS, ACLS required.
SKILLS: Strong leadership skills and previous management experience including experience in facilitating interdisciplinary team collaboration. Evidence of such experience should include:
Strong financial management and budgeting skills
Effective communication skills (verbal and written)
Strong analytical skills
Ability to problem solve; ability to appropriately confront issues
Ability to motivate others as individuals and as a team
Ability to plan, organize, direct, and manage the activities of others
Ability to effectively design and manage projects
Ability to communicate with a wide variety of audiences
Experience in dealing with physicians on an administrative level and ability to work collaboratively with medical staff members and leadership
Ability to analyze data and utilize data in a meaningful and useful manner
Strong knowledge of clinical and financial information systems, charge master, revenue cycle, including quantitative analysis tools, benchmarking tools, and PC applications such as Microsoft and Excel
Strong nursing knowledge and clinical skills
Ability to effectively run meetings to negotiate deadlines
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of five years experience in progressive OR nursing administration or other settings appropriate to this position.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: COO with matrix to CNO
- Bloodborne pathogen- A
Works in a clean, well-lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours vary, with flexibility due to unexpected changes in schedule and emergencies. Requires the ability to speak, listen, develop and communicate written materials.
Our Mission: WHY WE EXIST. To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Core Values: WHAT WE BELIEVE IN.DIGNITY Respect for the worth of every person, recognition and commitment to the value of diverse individuals and perspectives, and special concern for the poor and underserved. INTEGRITY Honesty, justice, and consistency in all relationships. EXCELLENCE High standards of service and per...formance. COMPASSION Service in a spirit of empathy, love, and concern. STEWARDSHIP Wise and just use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner.Our Vision: WHAT WE ARE STRIVING TO DO. CHRISTUS HEALTH, a Catholic health ministry, will be a leader, a partner and an advocate in the creation of innovative health and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. Our Name and Symbol:WHO WE ARE. CHRISTUS is Latin for "Christ," and proclaims publicly the core of our mission. OUR NAME choice also recognizes the heritage of our two congregational sponsors, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in Houston and San Antonio. Jesus Christ is the Incarnate Word, the Word of God made flesh. It is, therefore, only fitting that it is in another form of His name that our health ministries are called together. OUR SYMBOL Reflects the healing ministry of Jesus Christ - a combination of a medical cross and a religious cross. The flowing banner on the cross is a common symbol of the risen Christ, while the royal purple signifies Christ. The flowing banner also conveys a sense of motion as we move forward into a new era of service to our communities.