HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director - Medical/Surgical & Oncology in Lone Tree, Colorado


Director Medical/Surgical & Oncology

Develops and maintains systems to promote high levels of patient, employee and physician satisfaction; as well as external customer satisfaction, and improving patient outcomes as evidenced through HCAHPS. Assumes all facets of operations and accountability of medical/surgical and oncology department. Responsible for assuring adequate staffing and maintaining appropriate productivity standards. Demonstrates advanced knowledge and skills in the care of patients in designated areas. Provides patient care utilizing the nursing process-assessment, care planning, implementation, and reassessment- for identified population per the Colorado Nurse Practice Act. Documents patient care; coordinates interdisciplinary communication and care; participates on hospital committees; facilitate unit meetings. Develops and implements unit specific competencies; annual performance of staff; supervises RN’s, CNA’s, MST’s, and Unit Secretaries. Provides coaching and counseling for employees as appropriate; supervises unit scheduling; monitors and addresses employee attendance.

Develop strategic plans specific to medical/ surgical and oncology services including: program development, quality standards and improvements, patient safety and patient satisfaction initiatives. Promote oncology services outreach. Provide liaison with American Cancer Society, Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers and Sally Job Breast Center. Demonstrate understanding of CoC and NAPBC guidelines and cancer accreditation process including quality metrics, tumor registrar and patient navigation. Ensure bariatric and cancer centers of excellence including state/regional or national accreditations. Demonstrate understanding of The Joint Commission Standards for accreditation as well as Centers for Medicad/Medicare compliance.


( X ) 4 year Bachelor Degree ( X ) License/certification (specify) CO Registered Nurse license Mental and Emotional Requirements ( X ) Manage stress appropriately ( X ) Make decisions under pressure ( X ) Manage anger/fear/ hostility/ violence of others appropriately ( X ) Handle multiple priorities ( X ) Work alone/independently ( X ) Work in confined and/or crowded areas

:Experience Hazards ( X ) 3 - 5 years ( X ) Exposure to toxic/caustic chemicals/ detergents ( X ) Exposure to dust/fumes/gases ( X ) Exposure to moving mechanical parts ( X ) Exposure to potential electrical shock ( X ) Exposure to communicable diseases

( X ) CRT (computer) equipment ( X ) Latex Exposure ( X ) BBP Exposure ( X ) TB Risk


( X ) Organizational ( X ) Verbal communication ( X ) Written communication ( X ) Interpersonal ( X ) Mathematical ( X ) Analytical ( X ) Grammar/spelling ( X ) Read/comprehend written instructions ( X ) Follow verbal instructions ( X ) Transcription ( X ) Clerical ( X ) BLS ( X ) Computer (specify) ( X ) Microsoft Office ( X ) Microsoft Outlook ( X ) CPCS (Meditech) ( X ) Department-specific:

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director - Medical/Surgical & Oncology

Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08936-70707