Our client Regional Medical Center is a county-owned, not-for-profit, 68-bed acute care hospital. They have a strong commitment to the people they serve. Investments in technology and certified caregivers provide quality care delivery through a patient-centered approach. It is home to the Cancer Center and the Surgical Center of the Southwest.
About the Region
Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of 6,000 feet, this town borders the Continental Divide. The summer climate is cool and comfortable. You'll enjoy crisp clean air and sunshine and our FOUR GENTLE SEASONS!
TIME magazine names this them a Clean-Air City !
More recently the town's Old-West charm and high-desert location has made it a magnet for outdoorsy and creative types. All living the quality of life side by side with today's modern ranching and mining industries. Enjoy fantastic, authentic Mexican food, play 18 holes of golf, explore museums, historic forts and galleries or shop the day away for unique Southwestern art and souvenirs.
Outside town, there are many birding, biking, hunting and hiking opportunities in 3.3 million-acre national forest and wilderness areas of the Gila National Forest.
Description for Director of Surgical Services
Under the general direction and in communication with the CNO, the Director of Surgical Services is a registered professional nurse who is responsible for developing, implementing, evaluating and improving the processes for patient surgical services, and for providing safe, prudent and economical nursing care according to regulatory standards. S/he coordinates all patient care and safety activities in Surgical Services, manages the department routines, caregivers, and serves as a member of the leadership team. She/he serves as a positive representation of Gila Regional Medical Center within GRMC and out in the community.
Qualifications for Director of Surgical Services:
Minimum BSN or currently enrolled in a BSN program. Masters Degree in Nursing or related field preferred.
Current New Mexico or multi-state RN license
Current CPR (AHA), ACLS and PALS certification
CNOR certification upon hire or within 1 year of hire date
Maintain membership in AORN
Minimum 5 years progressive experience in perioperative nursing
Minimum 3 years Nursing management experience preferred
Essentials of Execution when first available after hire date
Advanced Essentials of Execution when first available after achieving Essentials of Execution
Benefits for Director of Surgical Services
Our client offers a very competitive wage and a benefits package that includes the following:
Medical and Dental Insurance
Long Term Disability
Online Insurance Enrollment System
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Retirement -Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Wellness Membership Discounts