Job Opening: Director of Nursing for SCA's Texas Health Flower Mound Orthopedic Surgery Center

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Job Opening: Director of Nursing for SCA's Texas Health Flower Mound Orthopedic Surgery Center

Texas Health Flower Mound Orthopedic Surgery Center is seeking a Director of Nursing to lead the clinical team. Our surgery center is a member of the Surgical Care Affiliates Community. SCA operates 145 surgical facilities, including surgery centers, surgical hospitals, and hospital surgery departments, in 32 states. We employ approximately 5,000 teammates and more than 6,000 physicians perform procedures in SCA facilities each year. More than 2,000 of these physicians, along with 30 leading health systems, including Sutter Health, Catholic Health Initiatives, Cedars Sinai, Barnabas Health, and University of California San Diego, are partnered with us. Our values as defined by our teammates are: Clinical Quality, Integrity, Service Excellence, Teamwork, Accountability, and Continuous Improvement. Our mission is to care for our patients, serve our physicians, and improve healthcare in America. Our vision is to be the partner of choice for surgical care.

Position Purpose:
•    The Director of Nursing is responsible for all aspects of nursing care delivery in the facility.
•    Assumes responsibility as Department Manager of PACU/ERU Departments.
•    The DON is also responsible for the Quality Improvement/Risk Management Program for the center and Education Coordinator for the facility, as well.
•    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.
•    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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