Director, Operating Room
Nursing, Perioperative
Full time
Manages the operations of the Operating Room in the provision of care to patients and their families. Directs the activities of patient care and support staff.
  • Manages and supports the day to day operations of the Operating Room.
  • Supervises all team members including but not limited to Registered Nurses Patient Care Assistants and Technicians Health Unit Coordinators and related clerical staff.
  • Oversees the preparation of schedules utilizing wage and part time staff as appropriate.
  • Adjusts according to patient flow Accurately forecasts and manages budget for the Operating Room and ensures that any expenditures are within the budget. Knowledge of related benchmarks such as Paid hour per patient day and Worked hour per patient day.
  • Develops programs which address continuous quality improvement system enhancement streamlined processes and overall nurse performance.
  • Ensures compliance with appropriate regulatory requirements specific to the Operating Room.
  • Ensures that the highest quality nursing care is provided to patients and their families.
  • Develops and manages partnerships with clinicians, physicians and administrative counterparts to achieve common goals.
  • Promotes integration of multidisciplinary work groups
  • Manages recruitment performance and retention activities of assigned staff.
Position Compensation Range: $109,116.80 - $174,595.20 Annual
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's degree Healthcare or Business Administration required, Masters preferred; Master’s degree must be obtained within 4 years of hire or transfer.
  • 5 years of progressively more responsible leadership experience in a surgical environment.
  • Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia required. BSL certification required within 60 days of hire.
Join UVA and enjoy:
  • Competitive pay and paid time off
  • Generous wellness (Hoo’s Well) and health, dental and vision benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Short-term and long-term disability plans
  • Superior retirement program
  • 403(b) and 457 Savings Program
  • Relocation assistance for moves over 50 miles
  • Dual career program to assist spouses/partners identify local employment opportunities
  • Continuing-education assistance
  • In-house certification/recertification (ACLS, PALS, TNSS and others)
  • Annual certification pay, up to $300
  • Uteam recognition program
  • Caregiving assistance with back-up care available for infants through the elderly
  • And much more. 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires sitting/standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping/walking (distance: 1 – 2 miles/day), climbing (ladder, steps) and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive). Ability to lift/push/pull 20 – 50lbs.
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