Job Opening: Director of Nursing at California Ambulatory Surgery Center

Director of Nursing at Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center Los Angeles, CA

Position Purpose:
•    The Director of Nursing is responsible for all aspects of nursing care delivery in the facility.
•    Assumes responsibility as Department Manager of Pre-op/PACU and OR Departments.
•    The DON is also responsible for the Quality Improvement/Risk Management Program for the center and Education Coordinator for the facility.  
•    Assumes some responsibility of the Administrator in his/her absence.
•    As a Registered Nurse, the DON is also responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge.

Education, Experience, and Licensure:
•    Has successfully completed the program at an accredited school of nursing with a current state nursing license.
•    Experience in ambulatory surgery nursing, at least two (2) to five (5) years of nursing and management experience in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center is desired.
•    OR Circulating Experience
•    Experience with Regulatory and Accreditation Surveys (CMS, and Joint Commission/AAAHC Accreditation)
•    Knowledge in CMS, OSHA, Accreditation, and AORN Standards.
•    Direct experience with Performance Improvement Initiatives
•    Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS)/Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) within 90 days of employment or documentation of current BLS/BCLS certification.  
•    Successful completion of ACLS Course within 90 days of employment or documentation of current ACLS certification.

Competitive compensation with a generous annual incentive program
•    Health benefits – medical, dental, vision & prescription drug program
•    Paid time off
•    401k with company match
•    Long and short-term disability
•    Life insurance
•    Flexible spending account

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