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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransAssistant Director of Outpatient Surgery
Hendersonville, NC

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Days

Location: 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Hendersonville

· Convenient access, with locations across Western North Carolina

· Beautiful mountain scenery

· Plentiful opportunities for outdoor adventurers, including hiking, zip lining and white-water rafting

· Historic towns and cities full of specialty shops, art galleries and unique restaurants

· Fresh produce available at farmers’ markets and U-picks

· Special events to enjoy in every season

The role you’ll contribute: Responsible for direction of patient care in the AdventHealth Hendersonville (HVL) Outpatient Surgery Center. Under the direction of the Director of Surgical Services, manages staff members in the Operating Room and Preop/PACU. Consult with Director, Surgical Services Leadership, Physicians, staff and VP Clinical Services/CNO on nursing problems and interpretation of hospital policies to ensure patient needs are met. Maintain performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Responsible for working with the Director of Surgical Services on formulating budgets in all reporting departments. Works closely with the clinical educators to ensure all possible opportunities for staff education are met. Works closely with leaders in Sterile Processing, Environmental Services and Supply Chain to ensure cleanliness of environment, equipment and instruments used on surgical patients.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Directs all aspects of patient care to optimize patient safety and reduce the likelihood of medical/health care errors.

· Demonstrates knowledge of standards of care for departments under span of control.

· Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses psychosocial needs of patients and family.

· Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff, Director of Surgical Services, other leaders and administrative team.

· Coordinates and directs patient care to ensure patients' needs are met and hospital policy is followed.

· Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.

· Maintains a good working relationship both within the department and with other departments.

· Consults other departments and disciplines to collaborate in patient care and performance improvement activities.

· Maintains performance improvement activities and data tracking for departments.

· Ensures that documentation meets current standards and policies.

· Provides guidance for staff education on performance improvement. Ability to plan and organize orientation and in-service training for unit staff members, participates in guidance and educational programs.

· Works with Human Resource and Employee Relations on activities such as interviewing, hiring, counseling and firing.

· Identifies problems and demonstrates ability to problem solve.

· Results will highlight outcomes and up-to-date plan on how to achieve those outcomes.

· Must understand and demonstrate mission, values and goals of organization.

· Results will be indicated by compliance with corporate measures, and progress ensured with core measures and regulatory readiness of responsible operations.

· Is mindful of relationships with providers as a means to increase business volume.

· Is passionate about providing “Whole Person Care” by living by the service standards of AdventHealth.

· Demonstrates ownership of the revenue line and the expense line. Understanding the marketplace, industry trends and customer preferences and an ongoing search to enrich the patient experience.

· Rounds in areas of responsibility and making changes as a result.

· Responsible to build his/her team. Associates are in the “right seat on the bus.” Discipline and reward as appropriate. Set high standards and demand performance which meets or exceeds. Communicate candidly and openly.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

· Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) or related field (if not yet obtained, employee must be enrolled within 1 year of hire date and completed within 5 years of hire date).

· Graduate from accredited school of nursing

· Five or more years of experience in surgical services to include experience in both Operating Room as well as Preop or PACU.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Hendersonville

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24015484

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $44.323 - $66.485

  • Location: Hendersonville, NC

  • Job ID: 24015484

  • Job Family: Surgery

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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