Oversees the daily operations of the surgery department. Responsible for the procurement and maintenance of equipment and supplies, staffing and training of employees, andbudgeting. May oversee pre- and post-operative care of patients. Relies on extensiveexperience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complex tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A widedegree of creativity and latitude isrequired. Typicallyreports to an executive.
May require a master's degree in a related area and at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures