Spencer Hospital has a full time opening for a dynamic individual to lead our Surgical Services- Operating Room and Central Sterilization departments. Spencer Hospital surgical services is a progressive rural hospital with regional presence. The department has many specialty areas of surgery as well as a higher than average volume of procedures.
Responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the Surgical Services department- Operating Room and Central Sterilization.
Carries on continuous analysis, evaluation, and audit of the department as well as strategic planning.
This responsibility includes the following functions: hire, participate in and supervise training and checking, evaluating, and addressing issues through the Positive Performance Policy with staff.
Minimum of five years of recent operating room experience.
Two years of leadership experience.
Previous experience with Physician relations.
Must be a caring communicator, flexible, able to multitask and be comfortable with technological systems.
Full time, salaried.
The schedule may fluctuate based upon the needs of the department.
Internal Number: 031621
About Spencer Hospital
By joining Spencer Hospital’s team, become part of a 500-plus member community, who are dedicated to bringing to those we serve high quality health care, delivered with a compassionate touch. Our healthcare facility continues to grow and change as we strive to meet the healthcare needs of our communities. Our many programs are designed to fulfill a wide range of patient needs. Adjoining the hospital is the Abben Cancer Center, providing complete cancer treatment and care including radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and support services. For our patients’ convenience, we offer two locations for our Warner Dialysis Centers in Spencer and Spirit Lake. Our surgery center offers high-tech operating equipment, including robotics, and in diagnostics, we continue to invest in state-of-the-art equipment to improve detection and patient comfort. To provide convenient access to medical care in our area, Spencer Hospital has two family practice clinics in the region - Milford Family Care and Sioux Rapids Family Care. Spencer Hospital is located in a progressive community rich in history, Spencer is located in the heart of northwest Iowa in the Iowa Great Lakes Region. Our region offers a wealth ...of recreational, cultural, educational, spiritual and economic opportunities. Enjoy the beauty of the area’s rich natural resources including lakes and rivers, wooded areas and prairies along with cultivated parks and campgrounds. Bike on the trails system, hit on long drive on one of the many golf courses, shop at numerous specialty shops, and enjoy numerous culinary opportunities. Join the fun on stage or behind-the-scene at the local community theatre or learn a new skill at one of the region’s art centers. Splash at our aquatics center in the summer, swim in one of the region’s natural lakes, or enjoy a dip in the pool on a winter's day at the YMCA. Visit the World's Greatest County Fair or the Arnolds Park Amusement Park ... come learn more about the many highlights of living in northwest Iowa.