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Operating Room Circulating Nurse
Sequoia Surgical Pavilion
Walnut Creek, CA
Sequoia Surgical Pavilion is a multi-specialty, free standing ambulatory surgery center located in Walnut Creek, California, 20 miles east of San Francisco. Established in 2001, the surgery center combines the latest surgical technologies and treatment methods available today.
Our state of the art facility contains six operating rooms and one procedure room. We specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery (including total joints and limited spine), General & ENT surgical procedures as well as Pain Management services.
Hours of Operation Monday – Friday 6am-7pm, closed on major holidays.
Send resume to: Lindsay.Pleasant@surgerypartners.com
- Demonstrates eligibility for employment in the U.S.
- Graduate of NLN accredited school of professional nursing.
- Current licensure in the state of California.
- Minimum 2 years previous experience.
- Is aware of professional nursing standard and performs in accordance with them.
- Demonstrated skills in verbal & written English communications for safe and effective patient care and to meet documented standards.
Director of Nursing
The Surgery Center of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
The Surgery Center of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Joint Commission accredited, is looking for a dedicated, experienced, quality-driven Director of Nursing (DON) to join our professional patient care team.
The Director of Nursing (DON) provides nursing and administrative direction to all clinical staff of the surgery center, including directing and coordinating all clinical activities, resources and personnel. DON provides clinical and operational expertise to the clinical areas; creates, updates, interprets and enforces personnel policies and procedures; develops through collaboration with Clinical Managers and Charge Nurses, and nursing team, all clinical policies, procedures and programs, demonstrates leadership ability and exceptional professional behavior while conducting day to day responsibilities, collaborates with the Administrator and/or Medical Director in the development of the clinical budgets and staffing plans. This position does require patient care responsibilities as needed to support clinical staff.
Position Reports to:
All Clinical Personnel, OR Manager, PACU Manager, Charge Nurses, Radiology Technician, and other personnel as assigned.
Licenses or Certifications:
Current licensure to practice in the State of California. Successful completion of Advanced Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support Course.
Education, vocational training and experience:
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing. A BSN or equivalent experience is required. Significant experience in Operating Room and Clinical Nursing and Management is required. Current experience in ambulatory surgery is required. Current CNOR certificate preferred. Materials management experience is preferred. Must have the ability to manage multiple facility operations.
We are located in a metropolitan area on the boundaries of Berkeley and Oakland. We are adjacent to the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station for easy access via public transportation and we also offer free reserved parking.
The Surgery Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Surgery Center will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ethnicity, marital status, familial status, political belief, sexual orientation, disability, medical condition or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.
If you are motivated to work in a fast-paced, high quality environment with a mix of specialty services, please contact us by faxing your resume to Kim D’Ambrosia, RN, MSN, CASC, Administrator, Fax: 510-653-5242.
Director of Nursing
Fort Sutter Surgery Center
Come join our team! Our busy multi-specialty surgery center located in midtown Sacramento is looking for a skilled and dynamic leader to join our team as a Director of Nursing.
The Director of Nursing/Clinical Services oversees licensure, regulatory and accreditation compliance, quality improvement, risk management and the managerial direction of clinical operations at the surgery center. This position directly and indirectly supervises all personnel and operations in the pre-operative, intra-operative, post-operative, sterile processing and materials management departments. Directly supervises the Nurse Managers and Charge Nurses.
- Current Valid RN License to practice Nursing in the State of California Required
- BSN Preferred
- BLS, ACLS & PALS Required
- Significant experience working in an OR and PACU, preferably in an ambulatory surgery center OR as typically acquired in 4 years.
- Significant managerial experience in surgical services as typically acquired in 3 years, preferably in an ambulatory surgery center.
- Requires significant experience in policy & program development, implementation, administration and leadership in quality improvement, risk management, safety, infection control and physician credentialing.
- Materials management experience is preferred, including application of purchasing processes to order supplies and equipment.
- Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to tactfully direct the efforts of diverse health professionals to meet patient and physician needs.
- Ability to communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, physicians, vendors, etc.
- Excellent knowledge of applicable licensure, accreditation and regulatory requirements (State, CMS, AAAHC, AORN, ASPAN, CDC, OSHA, DEA, CLIA, FDA).
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Demonstrated skills in problem identification, analysis and resolution using a scientific approach.
- Must have well-developed team-building and conflict resolution skills.
- Ability to operate and troubleshoot clinical and surgical equipment.
- Excellent organizational skills and ability to handle multiple priorities.
- Ability to function efficiently and responsibly in emergency situations.
- Advanced computer skills.
- BLS required.
- ACLS/PALS (per facility policy).
If interested, please apply online using the following link:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
Director of Nursing
Physicians Surgery Center
Our multi-specialty Surgical Center located in Victorville, CA is in need of a full-time Director of Nursing. The Director of Nursing is responsible for directing, coordinating, and controlling the multi-disciplinary activities required to provide a safe environment for patients undergoing surgical intervention.
- Determines and accomplishes objectives which are in concert with facility objectives.
- Supervises and directs patient care.
- Supervises other personnel and staff; directs and assists as necessary.
- Assures that proper technique and practices are used according to accepted standards of practice.
- Ensures quality patient care following the center’s policies and procedures.
- Provides assistance to physicians as required.
- Ensures proper documentation to meet state licensing, Medicare, and accreditation standards.
- Conducts group meetings and coaching on a one-to-one basis.
- Participates in the quality improvement process. Acts as the Quality Improvement Coordinator for the Center.
- Participates in the center’s infection control plan process. Reduces chances of nosocomial infection by directing attention to infection control and environmental safety practices.
- Participates in financial oversight within budgetary guidelines, particularly with staff salaries and payroll costs.
- Follows through with orientation, training, and education of personnel to procedures, methods, techniques and safety precautions.
- Determines performance expectations for nursing personnel. Provides for a performance appraisal system based on performance expectations and individual goals.
- Participates in the development of policies and procedures.
- Interprets policy, procedures and directives and recommends the establishment, amendment or cancellation of policies, procedures or directives.
- Determines educational needs of staff and provides appropriate resources for meeting educational needs.
- Participates in Medical Executive Committee activities.
- Assumes the responsibility for assurance of patient safety during the state of enforced dependency created preoperatively, intra-operatively, and postoperatively.
- Is responsible for creating a safe, therapeutic environment in which the patient's psychological, physiological and physical needs are identified, anticipated, and met.
- Has a thorough working knowledge of aseptic technique and its application.
- Assesses needs for instrumentation, supplies, equipment and pharmaceutical requirements of surgical procedures.
- Performs other duties assigned by the Director of Clinical Services, the Medical Director, and the Governing Body.
- Is responsible for overseeing and directing all drug utilization, control and accountability per policies.
- Must file an incident report for any unusual event that occurs to a patient or member of staff; this would include, but not be limited to, falls, needlestick injuries, aspiration of gastric contents, allergic reactions, and disruptive behavior by staff or patients. Also required to report any incidences or alleged incidences of abuse, harassment, or injury to self, other employees, or patients occurring at the Center or relating to the Center.
- Graduate of a school of professional nursing.
- Current RN (Registered Nurse) licensure in the State of California.
- Current certification in Basic BLS, ACLS and PALS.
- At least two years of recent experience as a charge nurse.
- Full command of the English language, both verbal and written.
- May be expected to lift twenty-five pounds without assistance.
Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resume for immediate review to Carole Schumacher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Director of Nursing
Acuity Eye Group
San Gabriel, CA
Acuity Eye Group is a nationally recognized group of Ophthalmology practices that specializes in a wide variety of services to help patients receive treatment for a number of different vision-related needs. Acuity Eye Group has offices located throughout several regions in Southern and Central California and we continue to grow! Currently, our group Specialists treat patients in more than 45 locations and 4 Ambulatory Surgery Centers in California. Because of our growth and the patients we need to treat, we must expand our teams and are currently looking for the right individual to join our Leadership team as a Director of Nursing.
The Director of Nursing will be responsible for making sure the San Gabriel Ambulatory Surgery Center is operating efficiently, consistently, and is staffed appropriately, including scheduling, downtime and overtime. The Director of Nursing will ensure all clinical best practices and policies are followed, while proactively solving problems. The Director, Nursing will be responsible for selecting, training and on-boarding Nurses and all Surgery Center personnel. The Director of Nursing will develop team members through effective leadership, coaching, and mentoring of the Nurses and operatory personnel. The Director of Nursing will collaborate with the Doctors and Surgery Center leads to operate profitable Surgery Centers, while providing the best patient care. Other important responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
- Ensures delivery of compassionate quality care and nursing supervision as evidenced by adequate services and staff coverage.
- Develops, maintains, and implements nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility philosophy, and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.
- Communicates and interprets policies and procedures to nursing staff, and monitors staff practices and implementation.
- Participates in all patient care decisions, and performs AP-TCN duties on an ongoing basis.
- Participates in daily or weekly management team meetings to discuss patient status, census changes, personnel, or resident complaints or concerns.
- Exercises overall supervision of patient assessments and care plans.
- Develops, maintains, and reviews weekly reports from every region to monitor and ensure timely, effective communication to significant changes in condition, and care plans.
- Collaborates with physicians, facilities, community agencies, and institutions to improve the quality of services and to resolve identified problems.
- Oversees nursing schedules to assure they meet patient needs and regulatory and budgetary standards.
- Participates in the recruitment and selection of nursing personnel and assures sufficient staff are hired and fully utilized.
- Oversees and supervises development and delivery of in-service education to equip nursing staff with sufficient knowledge and skills to provide compassionate, quality care and respect for patient rights.
- Performs rounds to observe care and to interview staff, patients, families/caregivers or other interested parties.
- Proactively develops procedures to promote workplace safety and safe work practices.
- Coordinates and/or develops on-going QA activities for nursing services to monitor nursing compliance with standards and regulatory requirements through rounds, interviews, and record reviews. Compiles summary of findings for the Compliance Department.
- Communicates directly with patients, families, medical staff, nursing staff, interdisciplinary team members, and regional management to coordinate care and services, promote participation of care plans, and maintain a high quality of care and life for patients.
- Promotes customer service and hospitality and responds to and adequately resolves complaints or concerns from patients or families about nursing services.
- Monitors service incidents and complaints as needed to identify those defined as unusual occurrences by State policy and promptly reports such occurrences to the Doctors/Managing Partner.
- Collaborates with other facilities, medical professionals, consultants, and organizations, including government agencies to develop, support and coordinate patient care, related administrative functions, and to represent the interests of the organization.
- Leads and supports care programs and research, and assists in marketing, business development, outreach, education, quality improvement, and other initiatives as needed.
- Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
- Maintains an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor in accordance with Company policies.
- Actively share ideas in a constructive and positive manner by listening to and objectively considering ideas and suggestions from others.
- Keep commitments and keep direct supervisor informed of work progress, timetables, and issues.
- Advocate and assist in maintaining a clean, neat, and cheerful environment where our patients feel comfortable.
- Maintain strict compliance with State, Federal and other regulations (e.g., OSHA, WC, -HIPAA, ADA, FEHA, DOL, HR policies and practices).
- Other duties as assigned by management.
For this role, you must have the following qualifications:
- At least 3-5 years of related Ambulatory and/or Circulating Nursing experience.
- Current RN license that is in good standing in the state of California.
- CPR Certification.
- Current ACLS/BLS Certification.
We hope (but don’t require) that you also have:
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Experience in the Ophthalmology Industry
- Experience in multiple Surgery Center locations.
- A working knowledge of Regulatory and Accreditation Surveys (AAAHC Accreditation).
If you are the one we’re looking for, in addition to helping our company continue to grow, you will also get:
- A competitive compensation package
- Medical, Dental and Vision plans for yourself and/or your family
- 401K plan with an employer match opportunity
- Life insurance program
You will be based out of our surgery center in San Gabriel, CA but you will also have to oversee our surgery center in Lancaster, CA. Some travel to Lancaster will be required for this position.
If you’ve come this far, you’re obviously intrigued by this opportunity. Acuity is one of the largest comprehensive Ophthalmology group practices in the U.S. Come join our team and help us continue to reach more patients in more markets than we’ve ever served before!
If interested, please email your resume to: email@example.com.