Advanced Vision Surgery Center, a three-room ambulatory surgery center in Longmont, Colorado, is seeking a Director of Nursing. Qualifications include Colorado RN license. Operating room experience required. Ambulatory surgery experience preferred. Leadership and CMS Deemed Status survey experience a plus.
POSITION SUMMARY: Supervises daily operations of the Surgery Center and manages the surgical and clerical staff in accordance with established federal, state, and accreditation regulations and guidelines, as well as established Surgery Center policies and procedures. Oversees patient care activities in preoperative, postoperative, and intraoperative. Purchasing of required supplies, controlled drugs, and equipment. Responsible for hiring, orientation, staff development, and job performance reviews.
Education/Experience/Licenses/Certificates/Eligibility: Colorado RN license, and BCLS required. ACLS, PALS, and BSN preferred. Master’s degree desirable. Minimum two years of ambulatory surgery experience as a registered nurse with one year of administrative/management experience preferred.
Eligibility: All employees must be able to provide proof of their identity and their right to work in the United States.
Interpersonal: Excellent communication skills; oral, written and presentation. Above average organizational skills. Demonstrates a positive, friendly, and courteous manner. Serves as a role model to other staff members. Actively participates in the development of a healthy work environment.
Critical Thinking: Demonstrates accountability, skill, and knowledge to practice within scope of position responsibilities. Demonstrates an above average ability to organize, prioritize, analyze, anticipate, interpret, evaluate, and problem solve to provide a safe, effective, and functional environment. Ability to direct the activities of the staff and manage the personnel.
Knowledge: Working knowledge and experience in ambulatory surgery environment, preferably operating room, including direct patient care. Ability to adhere to work schedule and manage time appropriately. Ability to effectively manage the activities and personnel in the surgery center. Knowledge of current nursing matters relating to healthcare management including QAPI. Ability to utilize resources in an organized and effective manner.
Internal Number: 2019-001
About Advanced Vision Surgery Center
Advanced Vision Surgery Center, a three-room ambulatory surgery center in Longmont, Colorado, is a physician-owned ASC closely affiliated with the Eye Care Center of Northern Colorado.