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The Regional Director is responsible for setting the vision and managing the clinical operations of Perioperative Services for The Hospital of Central Connecticut and MidState Medical Center. The Director will collaborate with physician leaders, the management team and relevant clinical and administrative leaders to ensure that the highest level of quality patient care is delivered. Working closely with the Vice President of Medical Affairs, the Regional Director will improve operating results across the entire Perioperative Services line by creating an integrated service line business plan and operational metrics that align with the achievement of key regional and system strategic objectives.
Develop and maintain the expansion of the Perioperative Services Line across the Central Region
Collaborate with Directors of Clinical Perioperative Practice at HOCC and MidState for oversight and leadership, ensuring the appropriate placement of patients, considering patient and staff flow patterns, scheduling, clinical programming, staff management, and fiscal and regulatory accountability
Maximize productivity at all times by effectively managing activities within the hospitals and works to achieve organizational financial metrics. Collaborates with the Vice President of Medical Affairs using Hartford HealthCare’s operating model to achieve balanced scorecard initiatives
Provide leadership, training, and counseling to frontline management staff. Support, promote staff development by facilitating staff attendance and participation in education programs and council/committee meetings
Adhere to, support and implement hospital policies and procedures. Ensure compliance with Joint Commission as well as local, state and federal regulatory agencies. Promote hospital and divisional safety requirements.
Manage clinical emergencies and operate an internal and external disaster plan. Resolve clinical complaints issued by patients, families, and/or physicians. Participate in disaster management and training
Create a healthy work environment that values and demonstrates skilled communication, true collaboration, effective decision making, meaningful recognition, appropriate staffing, and authentic leadership
Recommend departmental policies, procedures and best practices to senior management and implement the approved policies, procedures and practices in a timely and efficient manner
Responsible for the administrative supervision of the surgical Physician Assistant program and takes administrative call as scheduled
Participates in educational programs, seminars and conferences
Develop short-term and long-term goals and direct the planning and execution of department projects
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is required. Master’s Degree is preferred
Current license in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut
Five plus years of nursing management experience in Perioperative Services in an acute care setting
Experience in direct operational issues in a 24/7 clinical environment
Highly effective analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills
Strong communications skills required - both written and verbal
Excellent leadership skills decision-making and organizational skills. Ability to coach, mentor and influence,
Strong knowledge of Lean and performance improvement methodologies
Management skills with emphasis on time management, problem solving, conflict management, cultural diversity, adaptability, and creativity
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