Director of Surgical Services - Leigh Hospital

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
Aug 23, 2017
Function
Executive, Director
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Welcome to Sentara Leigh Hospital!

Named a Top Teaching Hospital by Truven Health Analytics!

Sentara Leigh Hospital, located in Norfolk, Va., is a 250-bed Magnet facility featuring all patient-friendly private rooms and specializing in orthopedic, gynecological and urological services.


Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia is seeking a Director of Surgical Services. This position will be responsible for daily operations and execution of the strategic plan for all peri-operative areas associated with Sentara Leigh Hospital, including the 11 OR Main Operating Room Facility, the 6 OR Ambulatory Surgery Center, and support services such as Central Sterile and the OR Business Office. The position reports directly to the Vice President of Operations. Experience with Orthopedics, General Surgery, and GYN Surgery preferred.

About our Culture:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. Our success is supported by a family-friendly culture that encourages community involvement and creates unlimited opportunities for development and growth. Sentara recognizes our employees by offering:
Competitive pay plans
Comprehensive health care plansGenerous paid annual leaveFully funded retirement plan and 403b planLong and short term disabilityTuition ReimbursementFlex spending and life insurance
You can expect employee recognition, performance rewards, plus countless services and programs to enhance work/life balance.
More about Sentara Leigh Hospital and Norfolk,VA

Sentara Leigh Hospital is centrally located between Downtown Norfolk and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, just about 20 minutes away from each area. Norfolk, VA is a waterfront city that offers a historic downtown area with shopping and excellent restaurants. You will find that the City of Norfolk offers festivals and music for weekend fun. Do you like baseball or hockey; we have minor league teams here in Norfolk. If you enjoy a cruise you can board the cruise ship right at our waterfront area. Cruises depart to Bermuda and the Islands of the Bahamas a number of times a year. If you love the shoreline you will find 14 miles of open public beaches with no fees and steps away from the calming waters of the bay. You will find myriad festivals, cultural events; live concerts on the sands, music on the boardwalk stages, magicians, and holiday light celebrations all at the Virginia Beach Ocean Front. Rent a beach cruiser on the board walk, tour the Cape Henry Lighthouse, and visit the Virginia Marine Science and Old Coast Guard Museum. Activities go through all seasons and most are free! Enjoy fresh seafood, pastas, steaks, and outdoor patio tap house restaurants and bars. Come explore Sentara and live, work and play in a great area!

Assumes responsibility and accountability for strategic planning and success of surgical services. Responsible for increasing volumes that have strategic and positive financial impact on the current and future success of the hospital. Coordinates the development and marketing of new services. Contributes to the success of the hospital through achievement of system, hospital and departmental goals and objectives.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Management - 5 years

Preferred: Nursing - 10 years

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Master's degree preferred