Minimum Qualifications: Registered Nurse, current NYS license and registration required. BSN required; Masters degree required. Minimum of 7 years post-licensure acute care nursing experience to include five years nursing management experience in a health care environment which encompasses medical staff relationships, health planning, quality management, human resource development and management required. Effective leadership, organizational, interpersonal and analytical skills required. Experience in Perioperative nursing preferred.
Job Standard / Operational Needs: The Associate Director of Nursing for Procedural Services will have administrative responsibility for radiology, endoscopy, vascular access/PICC, dialysis, HBO/Wound care, ambulatory procedures, operative day services, and intra-operative MRI. Assumes overall responsibility for the implementation of the vision, mission, plans and standards of the organization and patient care services within their defined areas of responsibility. Specific duties include management and evaluation of clinical operations, customer and staff satisfaction, quality management, standards, certification and accreditation activities, professional practice activities, nursing staff education, and developing community relationships. Reports to the Nursing Director for Perioperative Services with latitude for initiative and independent judgment.
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SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, is the only academic medical center in Central New York. It is also the region's largest employer with 9,460 employees. Affiliated with the State University of New York, Upstate's mission is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research and health care. Upstate Medical University's educational mission is anchored by i...ts four colleges?Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies (biomedical sciences). Since 2006, student enrollment has grown by 30% as Upstate responds to the needs of the region. As a biomedical research enterprise, Upstate focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The quest for treatments and cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular and systems biology. Upstate also offers many clinical trials for patients. The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital; Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus; Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, and numerous satellite sites.