Director of Nursing

Submitted: November 13, 2020

Contact Phone Number: 646-484-1167
Position: Director of Nursing
Location: West Orange, NJ
Employment Status: Full
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Company: Essex Specialized Surgical Institute (E.S.S.I.)
Contact Name: Ryan Holcombe

Are you a rising nursing leader looking for your next great opportunity? Essex Specialized Surgical Institute (E.S.S.I.) is searching for our new Director of Nursing who will lead our clinical team at our Ambulatory Surgery Center. Our ASC has four operating rooms, is single specialty (ophthalmology), and has around 10,000 surgeries/year. The Director of Nursing will have 20 clinical team members as direct reports including an Assistant Director of Nursing.
• Responsible for supervising and directing nursing care in all clinical areas
• Coordinates and directs patient care and related activities
• Analyzes and evaluates nursing care to improve quality of care
• Shares responsibility for the fiscal activities of the clinical services
• Assists in the development and implementation of capital and operating budgets
• Oversees patient scheduling in all clinical areas
• Monitors FTE utilization and makes recommendations
• Recommends new items to stay current with trends and needs of the facility
• Conducts cost analyses to promote cost-effective practices and implements procedures to control waste
• Analyzes data from performance-improvement program and prepares reports and recommendations
• Evaluates the performance of all clinical personnel and works to continuously improve the quality of care and services
• May assume responsibilities for administrator in his or her absence

• Nursing leadership experience (Charge RN, Department Director, Clinical Manager, etc.)
• Perioperative and/or ASC experience
• Active New Jersey RN license
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree preferred
• ACLS certification preferred