Job ID: 136619
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Jun 6, 2022
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
The Nurse Manager of the Operating Room assumes 24 hour accountability for the operation of the designated patient care units. This position is responsible for strategic nursing metrics including patient flow and throughput within the Perioperative environment. Provides oversight and management of OR staffing, metrics and utilization. Provides leadership and direction for Perioperative Nursing projects and initiatives to improve clinical outcomes, patient care, flow and safety.
The Perioperative Services Department at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) includes the Pavilion and HUP operating rooms, four PeriOperative Care Units and the SurgiCentre and Endoscopy Suite at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine. With numerous surgical specialties, a variety of operative procedures including but not limited to cardiac, vascular, transplant, robotic, neurosurgical and general surgical procedures are performed in our state-of-the-art environment. Perioperative nurses combine their critical nursing skills with their expert surgical knowledge to care for patients having a variety of complex surgical procedures.
Minimum Qualifications: Master's Degree or currently matriculated in a master's level program preferably Nursing (MSN) and 5+ years Progressive nursing experience required with demonstrated leadership and management skills required.
Bachelor's Degree BSN Required
Currently licensed as a professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania RN required
BLS/CPR as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association required
Proficiency with Microsoft Office and experience with data analytics preferred.
Skill and Abilities Required:
Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.