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Ambulatory Surgery Manager - Perioperative Services Tacoma WA

Tacoma, Washington & Additional Locations

Our nurse leaders maintain a strong commitment to the highest standards of professional nursing practice and to sustain a culture of excellence. You will encourage your teams to use evidence-based practice to deliver high-quality patient care, contribute to research, and spread innovation beyond Kaiser Permanente. Backed by the resources of one of the nation’s largest health care providers, you’ll motivate and inspire your team to achieve goals, value individual contributions, and celebrate accomplishments in meaningful ways while realizing your own potential as a leader.

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports
  • Travel: No

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  • Adaptable
  • Collaborative
  • Compassionate
  • Leadership
  • Problem-Solver
  • Results-Oriented

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  • Medical, Vision & Dental

  • Retirement Plans

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Supportive Team & Resources

  • Career Growth & Development

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Our Nurse Leaders cultivate an environment of compassion, integrity, trust, and open communication that helps our teams do their best work. Together, we pursue lifelong learning in the belief that it expands our knowledge so we can better serve our patients. We participate in research to inform our evidence-based care. Our nurses reflect the rich diversity of our members and communities, and provide culturally responsive and competent care that promotes the understanding of our members’ needs and preferences. At Kaiser Permanente, nurses are highly skilled professionals who exemplify leadership, critical thinking, and collaborative problem-solving, and deliver the right care, at the right time, in the right setting.

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Ghada, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CENP

SCAL Regional Director
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So proud to be a Kaiser Permanente nurse leader. Despite all the challenges we experienced with the pandemic, we remained true to our mission to provide safe, quality care to our patients and members, and continue to encourage our employees to grow and develop professionally. I have completed my Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing and lead with an exceptional team. There are boundless opportunities here.

Gertrude, RN, BSN, MSA

Administrative Service Director
Nursing Administration

Kaiser Permanente has a mission of providing affordable health care not just for our members, but also the community — which is a passion of mine. I consider myself very fortunate to work for an organization that values their employees. As a nurse leader, I LOVE what I do! We provide endless possibilities for growth and professional development.

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Kaiser Permanente provides its nurse leaders with opportunities to innovate and thrive in an evidence-based practice that’s advancing the science of nursing and embracing a culture of excellence.

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Sr. Director of Nursing

It’s a privilege to work for Kaiser Permanente. They support nurses through a variety of learning opportunities, from self-paced learning to leadership courses and stretch assignments. It enables equitable opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.

Mervin

Assistant Medical Center Administrator

I’m incredibly grateful for the support I received from Kaiser Permanente. I would not be where I am right now without the mentoring from outstanding leaders, the strong relationships I built with my team, and the partnership with other departments.

Melissa

Assistant Nurse Manager

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Aletha

Department Manager

Kaiser Permanente has many resources and tools to help us grow professionally. We have courses and financial aid for individuals who choose to advance.I love being a leader because I love to encourage, inspire, and develop my team. I also embrace challenges and enjoy collaborating in projects that positively impact our members.

Adriana

Department Manager RN

Kaiser Permanente allows me to focus on preventive health care, which contrasts with my acute care background. I appreciate the preventive care services that we offer our members and the different forms of communication based on personal preference.

Ambulatory Surgery Manager - Perioperative Services Tacoma WA

Primary Location Tacoma, WA Job Number 1230900 Date posted 11/29/2023
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Description:
Job Summary:

Lead and direct employees providing and supporting patient care through the continuum of the surgical process. Develop, assess and improve service plans. Partner with medical staff and administrative leaders to attain key strategic objectives. Meet department cost, quality and service goals.



Essential Responsibilities:


  • Develops, assesses and improves service plans to respond to customer expectations and organizational objectives. Develops, implements and monitors standards for clinical and technical excellence. Works collaboratively with WPMG and other medical staff and operations leaders to attain service objectives.

  • Develops and interprets financial, utilization and service quality reports and provides leadership utilizing current and projected data to facilitate decision making. Recruits, hires, orients, leads, manages, develops, disciplines and terminate employees when necessary. Prepares and presents performance evaluations. Establishes staff development and training plans. Monitors progress of skill development.

  • Work collaboratively with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington and other medical staff and operations leaders to attain service objectives.

  • Builds effective communication systems to support the clear flow of information across multiple service locations. Ensures staff awareness of KFHPW, state and Medicare regulations and policies.

  • Organizes, facilitates, coordinates and participates on departmental, division and KFHPW-wide committees and work teams.



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Basic Qualifications:
Experience


  • Minimum two (2) years of progressive operating room or related clinical or management experience.

Education

  • Bachelors degree in nursing or related field.
License, Certification, Registration
  • Registered Nurse License (Washington) required at hire
  • Basic Life Support required at hire
Additional Requirements:

  • Leadership, communication, interpersonal, customer service and analytical skills.
  • Understanding of financial principles.
  • Proficiency with computer applications and related technology.
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse client base.
Preferred Qualifications:

  • MSN, MBA, MHA
  • CNOR or CSSM or CPAN
Primary Location: Washington,Tacoma,Tacoma Specialty Center Additional Locations:

Oregon
Washington
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 08:00 AM Working Hours End: 05:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUE-WA-04|NUE|Non Union Employee Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports Department: Renton Admin Baker - Nurse Admin-Perioperative Supp - 1130 Pay Range: $116600 - $150810 / year The ranges posted above reflect the location in the job posting. The salary range may vary if you reside in a different location or state than the location posted. Travel: No At Kaiser Permanente, equity, inclusion and diversity are inextricably linked to our mission, and we aim to make it a part of everything we do. We know that having a diverse and inclusive workforce makes Kaiser Permanente a better place to receive health care, a more supportive partner in our communities we serve, and a more fulfilling place to work. Working at Kaiser Permanente means that you agree to and abide by our commitment to equity and our expectation that we all work together to create an inclusive work environment focused on a sense of belonging and wellbeing.

Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status. Submit Interest

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