Director of Surgical Nursing Unit in Hickory, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 12/30/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Hickory, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/30/2020

Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center
Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the clinical,administrative, legal, and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization.
Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including patient care delivery, information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives.
Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives.
Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.
Creates and fosters an environment that encourages professional growth.
Integrates evidence-based practices into operations and clinical protocols.
Adherence to all core measure initiatives, patient safety goals, and NQF Safe Practices.

Job Requirements

Minimum EducationX Bachelor’s degree □ Preferred X Required
X Master's degree X Preferred □ Required
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
X Basic Life Support (BLS)
Licenses: Current NC RN licensure.

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