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Manager of Surgery
Ref No.: 18-06776
Location: Fresno, California
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 06/05/2018
Client – Fresno Hospital, Fresno, CA
Permanent Full Time.
Job Title: Manager of Surgery
Job Summary This position is accountable for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of Surgical Services to include the Inpatient Operating Room. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in performance improvement activities.
Statement To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.
Minimum Requirement and Work Experience
• Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
BSN preferred.
• CNOR (Certified Nurse Operating Room) preferred.
Five (5) years of experience in surgical nursing.
• Two (2) years of nursing management experience preferred.
Required Skills :-
• Must be familiar with healthcare industry concepts, practices, and procedures.
• Ability to maintain collaborative working relationships to ensure a positive and productive work environment.
• Ability to plan and prioritize work with frequent interruptions.
• Ability to provide exceptional customer service.
• Effective verbal and written communication skills.
• Knowledge and proficiency of hospital information technology applications.
Management Competencies –
1. Communicates vision for organizational success that sparks excitement in others
2. Builds support, commitment and engagement of employees by helping them understand the connection between their work and success of FSH
3. Creates environment that guides employees to accomplish unit and individual goals
4. Responds positively to changes to maximize opportunities or minimize problems
5. Leads by personal example
People Management
1. Defines and communicates standards of performance; and provides regular informal feedback
2. Develops and maintains department staffing model; hires and onboards new employees
3. Completes employees introductory and annual evaluations by due date
4. Fosters internal employee communication by ensuring that staff meetings are conducted on a regular basis
5. Addresses employee performance issues in a timely and consistent manner
Performance Improvement and Quality of Service :-
1. Identifies opportunities for process improvement
2. Develops and tracks key outcomes to measure performance
3. Assure regulatory compliance with Joint Commission, federal and state regulatory agencies
Financial Management
1. Maintain department budget for capital, expenses and revenues
2. Monitors and explains variances
3. Identifies and implements ways to decrease costs and improve productivity
Required Licenses/Certifications
  • Current California Registered Nursing License.
  • ACLS and BLS required.
  • Meets Minimum Standards of the Hospital