Perioperative Services Director

Job Description

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At the direction of the Vice President for Patient Care Services/Chief Nursing Officer, the Perioperative Services Director assumes responsibility for the operations and planning of services for Ambulatory Services, Surgical Services, Pain Clinic, and Infusion Center.  

  • This individual has authority, responsibility, and accountability for strategic planning in the above areas.  

  • Accountable for the operational success of the department including the provision of safe, cost effective, quality patient care, development of the staff, and stability of financial performance.  

  • Plans, develops, implements, and evaluates programs and services that achieve strategic goals.  

  • Works in close relationship with the Chief Medical Officer, Department of Surgery Chair, and UVMHN Network leads in the Perioperative space.  


  • Demonstrated excellence in communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to operate in high-pressure situations.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook required

  • Demonstrated effective managerial and administrative leadership of clinical operations.

  • Demonstrated skill in presentation, both oral and written.


  • RN with current unencumbered Vermont license. 

  • BSN required. 

  • Masters degree in nursing, business administration, or related field preferred on hire or obtained within 5 years of hire.   

  • Demonstrated clinical competence in all areas of responsibility is also required.


A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible management with demonstrated leadership/managerial potential which includes interpersonal competence, communication, and excellence in organizational ability is required.

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