This position manages and facilitates operations within the pre-procedural, post-anesthesia, surgery outpatient departments and anesthesia departments.
Accountable for Compliance in Regulatory and Professional Practice Standards of Quality Care
Facilitates a Positive Team Environment
Actively Manages Staffing and Supplies Daily to meet or exceed budgeted Targets
Bachelors of Science in Nursing
Five or more years of clinical OR experience in nursing including 2 years of management/leadership experience OR 5 years of leadership experience in lieu of pediatric specific experience.
The ideal candidate is someone with passion and experience leading a team of tenured staff in a pediatric perioperative services department. We are looking for someone who remains positive, flexible, and supportive to the ever changing and fast paced environment of this department and hospital. This manager position will be hands on and out in the unit so the ideal candidate will need to be someone that is engaging, motivating, and outcomes driven. Phoenix Children’s has seen consistent growth and is looking for an individual that is excited and energized to help with continual growth and expansion throughout the valley. Phoenix Children’s offers tremendous benefits, like tuition reimbursement, that will help for further career development.
Phoenix Children’s has provided hope, healing, and the best healthcare for children since it was established in 1983, growing to become one of the leading pediatric healthcare systems in the country. With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 pediatric specialists, Phoenix Children’s provides inpatient, outpatient, trauma, and emergency care across more than 75 pediatric subspecialties, the most comprehensive pediatric care available in the state. The organization’s Centers of Excellence have grown in size and expertise to place them on par with some of the most prestigious of their kind in the United States.
Phoenix Children’s has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospital list for the fifth year in row and, in 2019 – 2020, in all 10 categories. The health system remains Arizona’s only children’s hospital to be recognized by U.S. News & World Report and is one of only 24 children’s hospitals in the United States to make the list in all 10 surveyed specialties for 2019 – 2020.
Over the next five years, Phoenix Children’s will build on its achievements and accelerate its investments in the people, research, technologies, and programs that will solidify its position as a world-class hospital for decades to come. That means recruiting physician-scientists who will change the shape of medicine from right here in Phoenix; fostering discoveries that will improve the quality and length of children’s lives; establishing groundbreaking, destination programs that will attract young patients from around the world; and driving innovations that will give ill and injured children hope beyond their wildest dreams.
Continuous growth for Phoenix Children’s Hospital includes a new medical office building in the west valley of Avondale employing roughly 80 employees, a brand-new Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Gilbert that will be a joint venture between Dignity and Phoenix Children’s and will employ roughly 380 employees, and a new pediatric hospital in Arrowhead that will employ roughly 350 employees.
Vice President, Surgery Central
Dynamic Nurse Executive with over 30 years’ experience in Pediatric Nursing specializing in Perioperative Services. Collaborative Leader excelling in strategic planning, project management, and innovation to achieve excellence in healthcare outcomes. Proven success expanding Surgical Services through volume growth and new build operations. Recipient of 2018 Phoenix Children’s Transformational Leadership Award.