Director of Nursing - Perioperative Services
Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care, maintaining required staffing and acting as a liaison between the Hospital administration and the staff in the surgical suites and PACU, PAT, SPU, and Central Sterile Processing. BSN or Bachelor's degree in a health related field required.
Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing or Bachelor's degree within 2 years of employment in the role.
Preferred: Masters degree ( i.e. MSN, MHA or MBA).
Required: Five (5) years of relevant professional experience, including three (3) years in leadership.
License and Certification
All Directors: Current Arizona RN license or compact state license and American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) BLS;
ACT, ED, ICU & Telemetry Directors: ACLS
Preferred: Nationally recognized certification in area of expertise.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.