Director - Surgical Services Job

Full Job Title: Director Surgical Services

Job Number: 17009180

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Audrain

Location: Mexico, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Hours: Monday - Friday


Role Purpose:

The Director, Surgical Services administers the managerial function of setting objectives, planning, staffing and directing activities of the department. Consults with and advises Administration of problems related to the operation of the department; recommends changes in policies to carry out Health Center objectives more effectively. Ensures the efficient, economic and quality performance of the department to support or provide quality health care services. Responsible for the department's overall delivery of proactive customer service. Provides and maintains effective communications with medical staff, the community, and all levels of supervision and staff.
    • Attends meetings as determined.
    • Participates in strategic planning
    • Human Resource Management
    • Budget/financial Management.
    • Oversees specific department scope of service (ensures standards are maintained).
    • Oversees Staff Competence.
    • Participates in committee's as needed.
    • Problem solving customer concerns as needed.
    • Staff growth and development.
    • Fiscal and personnel management.
    • Staff growth and development (To include competencies, counseling, recruitment, retention, etc.)
    Minimum Qualifications:
    • BSN required within one (1) year of hire. Master's required within four (4) years of hire.
    • Current RN licensure in state of Missouri
    • BLS certification
    • Three to five years experience as a professional nurse, including two years recent acute care experience in Surgical Services.
    • Minimum of one year successful management/supervisor experience OR experience as a professional nurse in which potential administrative and supervisory competence has been demonstrated.
    • Computer experience required.

About SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Audrain

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Audrain opened in 1918 as Audrain Medical Center. Today, the 89-bed community hospital offers a range of services including emergency care, cardiology services, medical imaging, men's health services, women and child services, and diabetes education. The hospital features the J.B. & Greta B. Arthur Cancer Center, the Jordan-Waters Heart Center and Healthworks Rehabilitation services.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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