Nursing Director Surgery Center FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

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  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Nursing Director Surgery Center AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Medical, Dental and Vision Available Day One 

Location Address: 9301 West 74th Street #300, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204


Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time, Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Support the Mission, Vision and Values of SMH.  Always leading in a manner exemplifying the SMH Values (Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship).
  • Exemplifies the mission of SMH as a leader within the organization and our community, which may include faith community organizations, civic organizations, and other groups or organizations seeking to make our community stronger and healthier.
  • Prioritizing the patient as our highest responsibility ensuring that safety, clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction are foremost in the minds of our associates.
  • Creates a culture that enables departments to fulfill the mission and goals of the organization. 
  • Foster staff development and growth in a caring and respectful manner through: feedback, coaching, evaluation and discipline.
  • Support organization development by attending required SMH leadership meetings and Surgery Center governance and quality meetings.
  • Participates in the development of the Surgery Center Strategic Planning and supports operational objectives to enhance physician recruitment and increase market share.
  • Plays a major role in the development and implementation of organizational strategic initiatives that aligns with the SMMC’s ambulatory strategic network.
  • Establishing policies and carrying out those policies as approved by the Management Board.
  • Practice effective communication and problem solving skills to promote positive physician relations and engagement.
  • Collaborates with the Surgery Center Medical Director and the Medical Staff to design and improve services.
  • Participates in annual capital and budget planning and is accountable to manage within budget and productivity targets.
  • Identify supply, equipment, technology for high quality care and efficient practices; maintains efficient inventory and supply expense management.
  • Demonstrates expertise in financial data analysis and utilizes sound financial management principles.
  • Ensure efficient business front office operations: scheduling, insurance verification and registration.
  • Ensures medical staff credentialing is processed timely and accurately for the surgery center.
  • Demonstrates understanding of managed care contracting and managing care effectively within contracts.
  • Hiring, directing and supervising of employees to assure quality care and services.
  • Develop highly effective teams and processes that focus on patient experience, safety and quality.
  • Assist in development of programs for recruitment, retention, recognition, professional development and continuing education for all staff members.
  • Ensures operation efficiency utilizing benchmarking and best practice standards.
  • Assure that the activities within the ASC meet or exceed regulatory compliance with local, state, federal and accreditation agencies requirements.
  • Risk Manager responsible for implementation the center’s Risk Plan and required reporting.
  • Ensures timely reporting of all Ambulatory Surgery Quality and Regulatory data.
  • Responsible for developing and establishing priorities for, implementing and maintaining the center’s performance improvement plan, safety plan and environment of care plan.
  • Uses data and information to guide decisions and to understand variation in the performance of processes supporting safety and quality.
  • Responsible for implementing the surgery center’s Infection Control Plan; investigating, controlling, reporting, and prevention of infections within the Center.
  • Knowledgeable of AORN and ASPAN Standards and Recommended Practices.

What You Will Need:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2 to 5 Years of Position-Related Experience
  • Kansas Registered Nurse License
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

The Director Surgery Center plays a major role in the development and implementation of organizational strategic initiatives and long-term business planning. The Director is responsible for the overall operations and patient care processes for the Shawnee Mission Surgery Center. The position will be accountable for establishing policy while providing sound operational planning and day-to-day management. The Director will assure compliance with all governmental and accreditation regulations, Ambulatory Surgery Center Quality Reporting, and the Infection Control Program for the Ambulatory Surgery Center.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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