Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH), located in the beautiful and historic town of Astoria, Oregon is looking for Surgical Services Director who believes in our mission to provide excellence, leadership and compassion in the enhancement of health for those we serve.
This Director position provides leadership and strategic direction for the safe and efficient operations of CMH Surgical Services Departments (Operating Room, PACU, Same Day Services, Pre-Anesthesia Testing, Endoscopy, Sterile Processing, and Anesthesia) and the Surgical clinics (General surgery, Specialty Clinics and the Women’s Center). This Director will provide leadership that promotes high quality person-centered care. This Director will lead and facilitate key systems vital to operations including clinical operations, fiscal management, staffing, clinic to surgery flow, quality improvement, patient experience, and employee engagement.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree in nursing with a preferred MHA, MSN or MBA degree and a minimum five years’ experience in progressive leadership roles. In addition, experience in setting and executing on surgical services strategy along the continuum of ambulatory setting through perioperative services is also required. Thorough knowledge and experience with the application of evidenced based clinical practices with a robust knowledge of professional nursing/health care standards, managerial ability, and organizational skills. We are looking for Director who has the ability to identify, evaluate and implement appropriate improvements in patient care processes and who has experience in supporting physicians and advance practice professionals in surgical outpatient clinics.
The Surgical Services Director must have excellent communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively with our senior-level leadership, management teams, professional staff members, and caregivers throughout the hospital.
We invite you to explore our Planetree-certified organization (www.columbiamemorial.org) and consider an opportunity to join us. When you do, we believe you will fall in love with our charming and family-oriented coastal community.
Internal Number: 2019295
About Columbia Memorial Hospital
Columbia Memorial Hospital is a full service, 25-bed, critical access, not-for-profit, Planetree-Certified hospital where person-centered care is a priority. We have proudly served the healthcare needs of our community for over a century. Combined, our hospital and clinics employ over 700 caregivers which includes a diverse professional medical staff of more than 50 physicians and advance practice professionals including surgical, non-surgical and primary care specialties. We have a fully integrated electronic medical records system and utilize the latest diagnostic tools and technology.