ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF NURSING
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center is a 238-bed not-for-profit acute care hospital situated on a scenic Hudson River campus in beautiful Sleepy Hollow, NY, just 35 miles north of New York City. We are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care with a staff of highly skilled experts, state of the art equipment and a supportive management team. Employees find a challenging and fulfilling professional experience in an atmosphere of team spirit. With over 1,600 employees, we are one of the largest employers in Westchester County. We value our employees and support them with an individualized orientation and one of the industry's best and most comprehensive flexible benefits package.
Job Summary: The Assistant Director of Surgical Services collaborates with the Director to provide oversight of all nursing personnel and clinical nursing operations of the Surgical Services suite (Operating Room and Ambulatory Surgery units). The ADN assists in the administration of the department by participating in operational decisions, problem follow-up and data collection. The ADN oversees and assists in the resolution of problems that arise in the absence of the Director. Ensures compliance with local, state and federal regulations and regulatory agencies, efficiency of services and delivery of optimal customer service.
Job Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required. Master's Degree in Nursing, health administration or a related field preferred; excellent verbal / written communication skills, organizational skills and ability to plan and meet deadlines; computer literate; familiarity with data entry; ability to read, write and communicate in English required.; minimum 3 years recent / current experience as Registered Nurse; 5 years clinical supervisory experience; current / valid NYS license as Registered Nurse; Advanced Clinical Life Support (ACLS) certification.