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Surgical Services Director

California, California | Permanent


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Surgical Services Director



Join A Team as Director of Surgical Services – Leading the Way in Healthcare Excellence!


Are you a passionate and dedicated nursing professional ready to take on a pivotal leadership role? Look no further! We are searching for a dynamic individual to fill the role of Director at two top-tier facilities, comprising a total of 350+ beds.


Position Overview:

As the Director, you will play a crucial role in delivering high-quality nursing care and effectively managing the nursing departments on a 24-hour basis. Your responsibilities will encompass a wide range of duties, including performance improvement activities, infection control guidelines, safety measures, and more. You will be at the forefront of ensuring that the nursing services align with the organization’s goals.


Leadership That Matters:

Our ideal candidate embodies the organization’s mission, vision, and values while striving to achieve annual goals for Surgical Services and the Central Processing Department. You’ll be accountable for nursing care, financial outcomes, service quality, and human resource management within these departments. Your leadership will be instrumental in implementing performance improvement initiatives, maintaining infection control standards, and fostering a culture of safety.


Community Engagement and Collaboration:

Beyond the hospital walls, you will represent the organization positively and professionally in the community. Collaborating with medical and executive staff is essential to drive the effective execution of the medical center’s strategic plan. You will be a role model, embodying the mission, vision, and values.


Key Qualifications:

BSN required, Master’s preferred.

5+ years of Director-level leadership experience in Surgical Services.

CA state license required.

*May consider Interim candidates. If available and licensed in CA, let us know!


Why Join the Team:

  • Offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 100% employer-paid medical coverage for employees and their dependents
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Basic Life and AD&D insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Pet Insurance Discount Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Midpoint $141K


Don’t miss this opportunity to make a meaningful impact on healthcare!


If you’re ready to step into a position of influence, contribute to the ongoing success, and lead the nursing departments to new heights, we encourage you to apply today. Join in their commitment to delivering exceptional care and being a driving force in the healthcare industry.


Apply now and become a part of a dynamic and compassionate healthcare team! Make a difference in the lives of patients and the community.


To Learn More: To apply or schedule a confidential phone conversation, please send your resume (MS WORD format preferred) to or call Tania Pena at (720) 735-9750. 


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