Director of Cardiovascular Services
Location:
Denver , Colorado
Posted:
November 18, 2017
Reference:
03216-62405
The specific and evolving nature of open heart surgery requires a precise level of expertise from the medical team. The Heart & Vascular Center at Rose, along with our cardiology partners, offer a strong multidisciplinary approach- bringing together the very best providers to perform these delicate procedures. Thanks to a multidisciplinary approach, the Heart & Vascular Center at Rose is a trusted partner in your path to care along with our cardiology and critical care team. Our program not only offers patients access to the most advanced, effective and safe surgical techniques but also a team that treats patients as if they were our family in every aspect of care.

Our medical team brings a first-rate level of surgical experience, offering patients treatment options that aren't available at other centers, including:

Aneurysm Repair
Maze surgery for Atrial Fibrillation
Carotid Endarterectomy
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
High Risk Cardiac Surgery with Advanced Therapies (Tandem Heart, LVAD)
Peripheral Stenting
Endovascular Repair
Valve Repair/Replacement
Vascular Surgery, including stenting

Position Summary:
The Director of Cardiovascular Services provides leadership through planning, organizing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating the care provided for patients. Responsibilities include fiscal, human resource, risk management, operational functions, strategic planning and program development. Maintains 24 hour accountability. The Director performs delegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care at Rose Medical Center. The Director displays positive support for the values and mission of Rose Medical Center. Provides care for and supervises care of GERIATRIC AND ADULT patient populations.
Qualifications:
Licensure/Certification/Registration: RN License in the State of Colorado. Compact license acceptable but must obtain Colorado state license within 90 days of hire. Current BLS certification through American Heart Association.

Education:
Bachelor Science of Nursing or Bachelors degree in health related field preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Experience:
Minimum of 5 years clinical experience required. Previous management experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrates understanding of health care from an organizational system perspective. Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of the nursing process. Demonstrates the ability to plan and provide for delivery of Cardiac services. Ability to recognize the needs and concerns of people and to maintain constructive relationships in dealing with them. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Participates in counseling and guidance of personnel. Ability to assume twenty-four hour responsibility for integration of patient care. Recognized personal responsibility in striving for innovative health care delivery that meets contemporary needs and assumes leadership in negotiating for changes in health care.

Degree of Supervision Required:
None. Individual proceeds on his/ her own initiative, in compliance with the philosophy, policies, procedures and practices of Rose Medical Center. Collaborates/ coordinates with COO/ CNO.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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