Assistant/Assoc VP, Nursing/Patient Care Svcs, Director, Vice President, Nursing/Patient Care Services
4 Year Degree
Our client, located northeast of Chicago, is a 179-bed hospital with an emergency department, 130 medical and surgical beds, 24 obstetric care beds, 22 inpatient rehabilitation beds, an accredited Chest Pain Center, open-heart surgery, three catheterization laboratories, cardiac diagnostics, and cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.
Reporting to the hospital President, the Director of Surgical Services is responsible for planning and directing the operations of ambulatory surgery, ambulatory treatment services, the operating room, sterile processing, same-day surgery, scheduling, and the PACU. In cooperation with the administrative and medical leadership team, this individual provides strategic and operational leadership for all Surgical Services departments within the hospital in the areas of personnel, budget and equipment management, process improvement activities, policies and procedures, strategic planning, and strategic marketing plans.
The ideal candidate will have
A master’s degree in business, healthcare administration, or nursing
A minimum of five years of position-related experience in management
Experience in the use of word processing, graphics, and spreadsheet software
Demonstrated ability in healthcare management, with experience in personnel management, management and integration of multiple entities, budget preparation and planning for multiple facilities, development and monitoring of staff productivity systems, and quality improvement and the establishment of quality standards and monitors
Demonstrated success in major project coordination, implementation of successful cost containment initiatives, and contract negotiation
Demonstrated ability in the areas of cost saving, expenditure controls, revenue enhancement, and efficiencies in healthcare operations
Additional Salary Information: Compensation is negotiable.
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