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AdventHealth Director of Clinical Operations Main Operating Room in Tampa, Florida


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Day Shift

Location: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Tampa

  • AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.

  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery

  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come

  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Director of Clinical Operations has 24-hour accountability, authority and responsibility for operational management of Surgical Services for the Main OR. The Director fosters the integration of the organization’s vision and values and accomplishes the mission and strategic plan for Surgical Services through an accountable work team. As a member of the multidisciplinary team, the Director, under the guidance of the AVP of Surgical Services, collaborates with patients/customers, families, physicians, administration and associates to meet customer needs and expectations in a patient focused and healing environment.

The Director demonstrates leadership skills in assuring that appropriate care is carried out for the surgical patient population(s) in the operative environment. The Director is responsible for promoting teamwork with physicians and all members of the health care team. The Director is responsible for establishing the tone of the work environment and ensuring that all personnel are competent, adhere to all policies of the department and organization and adhere to all behavior standards of AdventHealth Tampa.

The Director will be directly responsible for the Main Operating Room. This will include the roll out of new initiatives, including operational, Surgeon and Staff satisfaction, partnering with the surgical business unit, surgical supply, anesthesia, quality metrics and reporting, staffing, hiring, etc. This position will be responsible for navigating all daily operational issues within the listed areas and will report directly to the AVP of Surgical Services. The director will also be ensuring all surgical staff within the designated areas are following updated processes to ensure patients receive efficient care. This will be done by providing timely reports to the AVP on a routine basis, collaboration with Surgical Governance, AVP of Surgical Services, C-Suite, etc. This position will require strong leadership skills as well as communication skills to be able to effectively communicate with all levels in the hospital and corporation.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Provide leadership direction to staff, patients and all members of the OR teams.

  • Uphold a high level of performance standards for self and associates led and influenced through actions.

  • Demonstrate responsibility for planning, implementing and evaluating decisions that impact my scope of responsibility.

  • Communicate effectively and provide ongoing feedback to my staff, patients and the leadership team.

  • Identify, select, develop and retain talent.

  • Form positive and lasting relationships based on mutual respect and trust.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Cerner/Surginet knowledge

  • Microsoft Office - Excel/Word/Outlook/Teams/PeopleSoft

  • Past Leadership including experience in OR operations and OR Management

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school of nursing

  • Florida Registered Nurse License

  • CPR obtained through the American Heart Association

  • CNOR Preferred

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

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Tampa

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Tampa

Req ID: 22017564

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.