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Director - Perioperative Services (1.0 Exempt FTE, Seattle)-Job Number: 173076, Seattle, WA

Kaiser Permanente of Washington


Seattle, WA

November 9, 2017

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Director - Perioperative Services (1.0 Exempt FTE, Seattle)-Job Number: 173076

Posting Date: Nov 2, 2017, 2:13:21 PM

Kaiser Permanente Washington, headquartered in Seattle, Washington, provides and coordinates complete health care services for more than 650,000 members through 26 medical centers. Founded in 1947, Kaiser Permanente Washington existed for nearly 70 years as Group Health Cooperative, a regional nonprofit which gained national recognition for medical quality, disease prevention, and evidence-based treatments. Kaiser Permanente welcomed Group Health, its medical centers and members, into the Kaiser Permanente family in 2017 creating Kaiser Permanente's eighth region.


This key strategic leader is responsible for leading all aspects of perioperatvie services at KPWA Directly accountable for the design and performance of the inpatient hospital surgery center and two ambulatory surgery centers.
The scope and responsibility for the leader includes direct accountability for operating budgets, management of staff, development of direct management team and focus on key strategic initiatives.
Collaborates closely with RDO’s in the geographic markets as well as the Surgical Services Service Line Director.



Minimum Education Requirements
Bachelors Degree Nursing, Health Administration, Clinical Quality or related field.

Preferred Education
Masters Degree Nursing, Health Administration, Clinical Quality or related field.


Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements

Advanced Demonstrated experience in leading multiple levels of staff in a complex, dynamic environment, advanced knowledge of managed care, industry trends & integrated healthcare systems; knowledge of accounting principles & applications; willing to challenge established ways; be innovative & entrepreneurial; and strong budgetary, fiscal, human resource management, strategic planning, verbal & written communication, presentation, MS Office, email and Internet applications skills.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills

Experience Minimum Experience Requirements
5 years Progressive operating room management experience; prior extensive successful management experience in a highly productive leadership role; and prior experience in collective bargaining agreement preparation & negotiation.

Preferred Experience
5 years Multiple site Operating Room management, healthcare, budget management, staff & planning experience and extensive experience working closely with medical staff. Experience in Periopertive Services Administration with demonstrated success.


Minimum License/Certifications Requirements
At time of hire RN licensure

Preferred License/Certifications
At time of hire AORN certification

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

Job Category: Health Care Operations
Primary Location: WA - Seattle-Seattle-Central Medical Center South
Schedule: Full-time
Days of shift: Monday - Friday
Hours of shift: 8am - 5pm
Shift: Day Job
Bargaining unit: WWA Admin Exempt (non-union)
FTE: 1
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job level: Director
Job type: Standard
Employee status: Regular
J2W code: MGMT

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