Under general supervision and collaboration with the Surgical Services Manager, plans, organizes, directs and controls all activities involved in the effective, efficient, and economical utilization of material resources and personnel of the delegated specialty service, ensuring patient service is continuous and high quality. Responsible for orientation, training, and development of specialty service personnel. Responsible for streamlining the nursing pre-op process for assigned service line. Relates effectively with perioperative team members for continuity of care; maintains satisfactory relations with other departments and nursing units and participates in all phases of education, maintenance of records, and upgrading policies, procedures and skills of personnel.
Registered Nurses have a professional obligation to participate in committee activities, surveys, and improvement initiatives. In addition, Registered Nurses must uphold the standards of the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
Minimum Education Bachelor’s Degree
Minimum Work Experience 2 years of nursing experience
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Ability to direct others and negotiate for desired results. Ability to work well as part of the leadership team. Demonstrates decision-making and problem-solving skills. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and communication skills