Director of Surgical Services | MSHCM, RN Last Updated: June 12, 2018 (about 1 month ago)
Director of Surgical Services | MSHCM, RN
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Leadership & Acute Care Experienced

An Interim Director of Surgical Services with over 20 years of clinical experience that includes OR, Cath Lab, Endo, Admissions, PACU, PAT, Anesthesia, and SPD. This successful candidate has expertise in nonprofit, union and non-union acute care community hospitals, medium sized medical centers, regional trauma medical centers, and critical access hospitals. He has a proven ability to collaborate, communicate, and motivate others to achieve excellent safety and patient care outcomes.

References & Reviews

• “He was able to come in and quickly assess the situation, prioritize where we were and what were the best ways to maximize his impact.”
• “He has an excellent knowledge base, he's encountered a lot of interesting situations throughout his career and brings that knowledge to every hospital he goes to.”
• “He is very easy going, easy to work with, he's great at developing relationships, even with the physicians.”
• “He's very committed to his work and the patients, he's an excellent problem solver.”
• “He knows how to get his staff on board and work with doctors to come up with creative solutions.”

• Increases productivity, builds management teams and improves staff satisfaction
• Strong leader with an innate ability to mentor and coach
• Assisted in resident relocation during construction of a new Surgery Department
• Established a new orthopedic program and reduced cost to start the line by 35% over original program cost planning
• Corrected Charge Master resulting in a 40% reimbursable charge
• Wrote and implemented policies and procedures to consistently meet standards
• A consensus builder with a reputation for fairness and integrity, who enjoys celebrating the accomplishments of the team
• Manages high volume/complex surgical schedules
• Helped develop bylaw change to reflect surgical and anesthesia resident standards
• Surgical, OR and Perioperative Services
• TJC / CMS
• Budget Management
• Cost Reduction
• Orthopedic Program
• Joint procedures equipment and instruments
• Fire Safety Training
• Lean Process Improvement
• Interim Director Surgical Services | Critical Access Hospital | 2 OR Suites
• Interim Director of Surgical Services | Critical Access Hospital | 2 OR Suites
• Interim Director of Surgical Service Nurse Consultant | Critical Access Hospital | 4 OR Suites
• Interim Administrative Director of Surgical Services | 19 OR Suites, 4 CV Suites
• Master of Science, Health Care Management (MSHCM)
• Registered Nurse (RN)

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Title:

Director of Surgical Services | MSHCM, RN

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Currently Available

Summary:

Leadership & Acute Care Experienced

An Interim Director of Surgical Services with over 20 years of clinical experience that includes OR, Cath Lab, Endo, Admissions, PACU, PAT, Anesthesia, and SPD. This successful candidate has expertise in nonprofit, union and non-union acute care community hospitals, medium sized medical centers, regional trauma medical centers, and critical access hospitals. He has a proven ability to collaborate, communicate, and motivate others to achieve excellent safety and patient care outcomes.

References & Reviews

• “He was able to come in and quickly assess the situation, prioritize where we were and what were the best ways to maximize his impact.”
• “He has an excellent knowledge base, he's encountered a lot of interesting situations throughout his career and brings that knowledge to every hospital he goes to.”
• “He is very easy going, easy to work with, he's great at developing relationships, even with the physicians.”
• “He's very committed to his work and the patients, he's an excellent problem solver.”
• “He knows how to get his staff on board and work with doctors to come up with creative solutions.”

Qualifications & Achievements:

• Increases productivity, builds management teams and improves staff satisfaction
• Strong leader with an innate ability to mentor and coach
• Assisted in resident relocation during construction of a new Surgery Department
• Established a new orthopedic program and reduced cost to start the line by 35% over original program cost planning
• Corrected Charge Master resulting in a 40% reimbursable charge
• Wrote and implemented policies and procedures to consistently meet standards
• A consensus builder with a reputation for fairness and integrity, who enjoys celebrating the accomplishments of the team
• Manages high volume/complex surgical schedules
• Helped develop bylaw change to reflect surgical and anesthesia resident standards

Expertise:

• Surgical, OR and Perioperative Services
• TJC / CMS
• Budget Management
• Cost Reduction
• Orthopedic Program
• Joint procedures equipment and instruments
• Fire Safety Training
• Lean Process Improvement

Experience:

• Interim Director Surgical Services | Critical Access Hospital | 2 OR Suites
• Interim Director of Surgical Services | Critical Access Hospital | 2 OR Suites
• Interim Director of Surgical Service Nurse Consultant | Critical Access Hospital | 4 OR Suites
• Interim Administrative Director of Surgical Services | 19 OR Suites, 4 CV Suites

Education:

• Master of Science, Health Care Management (MSHCM)
• Registered Nurse (RN)

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