Director, Surgical Services - up to $30K signing bonus + relo asst -

Director, Surgical Services - up to $30K signing bonus + relo asst

Director, Surgical Services - up to $30K signing bonus + relo asst
Mgmt - OR Mgr
Los Alamos, NM
CareNow Medical Staffing

CareNow Medical Staffing

CareNow Medical Staffing, founded in California, is a full-service agency committed to providing career opportunities in all medical staffing positions. We staff permanent placement, contract and PRN jobs. At CareNow, we understand how important the quality of care is for medical providers, the employer, and most importantly the patient. CareNow uses a rigorous vetting process to make sure we are staffing our employees at top facilities which creates optimal working environments. Our goal is to meet your needs as a healthcare worker. Our team works quickly and skillfully to help you through the credentialing process and get you working in the position of your choice. Find out more at
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Director, Surgical Services - up to $30K signing bonus + relo asst

Job Description

We are seeking a Director of Surgical Services to join our amazing team! Now offering a $30,000 sign-on bonus for a 36-month commitment or a $25,000 sign-on bonus for a 24-month commitment. We also offer a housing allowance of $1,000 for up to 12 months upon relocation.

We are a 47-bed acute care facility that provides medical services to the people of Los Alamos County and surrounding areas. A healthcare leader in Northern New Mexico, we offer a host of services including 24-hour emergency care, imaging and laboratory services, women’s services, urology, oncology, and newborn care, and general and colorectal surgery.

Los Alamos is a place of ancient village sites, spectacular scenery, diverse wildlife and world-class cultural activities. Just 45 minutes from Santa Fe, a city with an international reputation for southwest culture, arts, and cuisine, Los Alamos has the dual benefit of small-town living with close proximity to a diverse variety of cultural and entertainment possibilities.

This Director position develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the clinical, administrative, legal, and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization for the Surgical Services department(s). Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including patient care deliver, information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives. Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives. Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits. Creates and fosters an environment that encourages professional growth. Integrates evidence-based practices into operations and clinical protocols.

Will support some Visa sponsorship if it will take no more than 3 months to be eligible for work.

Minimum Education:
Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.

Required Skills:
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Basic Life Support (BLS) current upon hire.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)/ENPC to be completed within six (6) months of hire.

New hires will have ninety (90) days from date of hire to obtain American Heart Association certifications. Notwithstanding this ‘grace period’ for obtaining American Heart Association certifications, employees are not excused from being current in any and all existing certifications that are required for their position as outlined in the position job description.

Licenses: Current NM RN licensure or appropriate RN Compact licensure.

-5 years of surgical services management
Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544
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