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Director of Surgical Services - (13579)

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Director of Surgical Services - (13579)

Facility Name
Corona Regional Medical Center
CORONA, CA 92882 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing Director
Job Description

Corona Regional Medical Center

Corona Regional Medical Center is a 238-bed hospital facility on two campuses, providing comprehensive healthcare services.  It is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, employs over 1100 trained healthcare workers, and has a Medical Staff of approximately 350 physicians representing over 40 specialties.

Building a Healthier Community...Big Changes are already here!

Corona Regional Medical Center and UC Irvine Health are proud of our affiliation and Corona Regional’s NEW emergency department that is double the size of the former emergency area is now open and includes plans for future patient rooms.


Essential Job Duties:

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Nursing Officer this position provides twenty four (24) hour responsibility and accountability for the efficient, effective operations of all aspects of Surgical, Ambulatory and G.I. Lab nursing care. This includes staff competency, departmental standards, and budgetary process. Supervises department personnel. 

Participates in Emergency Preparedness Drills.

Demonstrates through practice drills and upon request understanding of his/her role in the event of an emergency or disaster.

Responsible for development of written policies/procedures.

Ensures staff knowledge of all changes within the department.

Reviews new and revised policies/procedures and updates practice accordingly.

Demonstrates knowledge and ensures compliance with JCAHO and Title 22 standards and guidelines.

Ensures staff compliance with hospital education and certification requirements, i.e., CPR, license renewal.

Demonstrates knowledge of legal consequences of nursing actions as evidenced by monitoring of nurse notes.

Demonstrates collaborative effort with other nursing ancillary departments.

Responsible for developing monthly departmental schedules and submits per protocol. Ensures proper

Recognizes capabilities of different levels of nursing personnel. Act as a resource for RN, LVN, NA, Nursing Students and Faculty. Assists in the orientation of new nursing team members new student rotations.

Anticipates potential problem situations and intervenes to offset adverse impact.

Ensures that the department has equipment, supplies necessary to provide consistent quality patient care.

Identifies the learning needs of all staff and contributes to meeting those needs. Identifies own education needs and seeks appropriate learning experience.

Initiates the establishment, implementation and achievement of unit goals and objectives.

Follow through on all incident reports for medication errors in a timely manner.

Reports any unsafe situations or safety hazards immediately. Labels and removes any malfunctioning equipment from service and notifies Engineering.

Follow through on adverse drug or blood transfusion reactions following established protocol.

Demonstrates compliance with hospital and nursing policies and procedures at all times.

Participates within Department of Nursing Service in establishing Standards of patient care both department and hospital wide.

Interviews, hires, schedules, orients, evaluates, counsels and terminates employees of the department.

Develops and monitors Department budget.

Supervise all staff in the provision of direct person patient care (ADLs).

Ensure staff knowledge of documenting variances.

Ensure staff evaluates discharge needs on admission assessment and continuous re-evaluation.

Initiates the establishment, implementation and achievement of unit goals and objectives.

Conducts staff meetings monthly and provides written minutes for staff.

Charges for charge items and procedures. Provides input for financial increases in supplies/procedures.

Supervises all staff in the provision of direct person patient care.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

Working knowledge of Case Management and applicability of critical timelines preferred.

Knowledge of current Operating Room procedures and interventions.

Good understanding and application of the nursing process.

Three years’ experience in supervisory position required.

Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a Masters` degree in nursing preferred.

Current California Registered Nurse license required.

Current BLS (CPR) certificate required.

CNOR certificate preferred.

ACLS required within 90 days of start.

This opportunity offers the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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