Baylor Scott and White Medical Center-Hillcrest ï¿½ Magnet Recognitionï¿½ (ANCC)
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TheOperating Room (OR) Supervisor, for Baylor Scott and White Health (BSWH) plans,organizes, and supervises all departmental activities involved in theeffective, efficient, and economical utilization of facilities and personnel ofthe Operating and Recovery Rooms and Central Supply, ensuring patient serviceis continuous and of high quality.
In addition,the OR Supervisor for BSWH has the following responsibilities:
Supervisessubordinate personnel to ensure professional patient-centered nursing care,optimal patient comfort, safety and compliance with various regulatory bodiessuch as OSHA, and JCAHO and policies and procedures.
Develops,recommends, implements, and enforces departmental policies and proceduresconcerning patient care and Nursing practice. Participates in ongoing qualityimprovement activities to enhance the delivery of patient care.
Supervisesstaff which includes the responsibility for, or whose recommendations are givenparticular weight, for hiring, firing, performance evaluation, training, workallocation, and problem resolution.
Overseesthe proper use, repair, and replacement of equipment and supplies inresponsible areas; orders supplies and recommends major purchases as needed.
Monitorsthe cleaning, sterilization, and storage of surgical instruments; ensuresactivities adhere to established sterilization and reprocessing procedures.
Keepsup-to-date on operating room best practices, new medical/surgical andsterilization techniques, procedures and products by attending variousassociations, organizations, and conferences. Develops and conducts in-serviceprograms for staff.
Theideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Knowledgeand understanding of nursing and patient care standards and procedures.
Knowledgeof laws, rules and regulations; standards and guidelines of certifying andaccrediting bodies; hospital and department/unit standards, protocols, policiesand procedures governing the provision of nursing care applicable to the OR.
Knowledgeof sterilization and reprocessing procedures.
Knowledgeof medical and professional nursing ethics and patient privacy rights.
Skillin the use of computers and related software applications.
Verbaland written communication skills.
Interpersonalskills to interact with a wide-range of constituencies.
Abilityto remain aware of operating room best practices and new medical/surgical andsterilization techniques.
Abilityto train motivate, and supervise employees.
Location/Facility ï¿½Baylor Scott and White Medical Center-Hillcrest
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Immediate eligibility forhealth and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan withdollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/orlevel.
BaylorScott & White Health (BSWH) is the largestnot-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the UnitedStates. With a commitment to and a trackrecord of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient,BSWH stands to be one of the nationï¿½s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalizedhealth and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as aChristian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job,itï¿½s accepting a calling!
Graduateof an Accredited Program
3years of experience
BasicLife Support (BLS)
Internal Number: 19010845
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!