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Company: Kettering Health Network
Location: Dayton, OH
Career Level: Director
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Overview

 

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of nine hospitals, Kettering College, and over 160 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio's leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 14,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life. 
 

As a faith-based organization we are dedicated to treating all patients with love and respect regardless of religious preference. Multi-denominational Spiritual Services are offered at the network every day. 

 


Campus Overview

Kettering Medical Center Overview 

  • Kettering Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Kettering Health Network and has been serving Kettering, Ohio and the Greater Dayton area since 1964.    
  • The facility includes the Benjamin and Marian Schuster Heart Hospital, maternity service with a level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), and level II Emergency Care.  
  • In 2020, Kettering Medical Center received an “A” from the Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog, ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States. 
  • Received 4 Star Baby-Friendly Hospital status by the Ohio Hospital Association. 
  • Awarded as one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health in 2020. 
  • Kettering received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award by Healthgrades (2017-2019). 
  • Accredited by the American College of Emergency Physicians as a Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department. 
  • 465-bed hospital (includes newborn beds) 

Department Overview

Kettering Medical Center Operating Room

Kettering Ohio

 

  • IBM Watson Health™ 100 Top Hospitals
  • National recognition for innovation in Orthopedic and Heart Care
  • 21 state-of-the art operating suites
  • General, Heart, Neuro, Orthopedic and Robotic surgery
  • Level II trauma facility

Responsibilities & Requirements

Position Summary 

 

Patient Care Operational responsibility for the Surgical Suites on a twenty-four hour a day basis. Utilizing the nursing process, the Clinical Operations Director (COD), is responsible for planning, implementation, and evaluation of perioperative nursing care to patients in all settings where nursing care is provided in collaboration with other health care providers.

 

The COD is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law. 

Utilizing organizational resources, the COD is accountable for the provision of safe patient care, compliance with department strategic objectives, participation in performance and practice improvement activities. The delivery of evidence-based nursing care at Kettering Medical Center (KMC) reflects the philosophies, missions, vision and values of the organization and nursing department.  

 

Education Requirements (more specifics may be listed in the following departmental criteria):

  • Minimum of 3-5 years Operating Room management experience required

  • Current RN license in the state of Ohio
  • BS required for all CNM's hired before January 1, 1992
  • BSN required for all CNM's hired after January 1, 1992; candidates considered if working toward completion of degree
  • Master's in nursing is preferred

Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Current CPR certification
  • Has completed annual Corporate Integrity training
  • Maintains competencies & skills of specialty area of practice, per unit education policies
  • Demonstrates positive interpersonal relations and critical analysis skills as evidenced by previous experience
  • Demonstrates ability to function under stress

Work Environment: 

An interdisciplinary working environment within patient care areas where possible exposure to infection (germs, bacteria, viruses, etc.) exists


Preferred Qualifications

Responsibilities

Position Summary 

 

Patient Care Operational responsibility for the Surgical Suites on a twenty-four hour a day basis. Utilizing the nursing process, the Clinical Operations Director (COD), is responsible for planning, implementation, and evaluation of perioperative nursing care to patients in all settings where nursing care is provided in collaboration with other health care providers.

 

The COD is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law. 

Utilizing organizational resources, the COD is accountable for the provision of safe patient care, compliance with department strategic objectives, participation in performance and practice improvement activities. The delivery of evidence-based nursing care at Kettering Medical Center (KMC) reflects the philosophies, missions, vision and values of the organization and nursing department.  

 

Education Requirements (more specifics may be listed in the following departmental criteria):

  • Minimum of 3-5 years Operating Room management experience required

  • Current RN license in the state of Ohio
  • BS required for all CNM's hired before January 1, 1992
  • BSN required for all CNM's hired after January 1, 1992; candidates considered if working toward completion of degree
  • Master's in nursing is preferred

Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Current CPR certification
  • Has completed annual Corporate Integrity training
  • Maintains competencies & skills of specialty area of practice, per unit education policies
  • Demonstrates positive interpersonal relations and critical analysis skills as evidenced by previous experience
  • Demonstrates ability to function under stress

Work Environment: 

An interdisciplinary working environment within patient care areas where possible exposure to infection (germs, bacteria, viruses, etc.) exists


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