Director, Med Surg Services

Community Medical Centers   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


5 - 7 years

Posted 24 days ago


Community Medical Centers has been providing central California with the highest level of care available in the region. Community Regional Medical Center measures up with top hospitals nationally and is the 3rd largest in California! With 685 beds, we are home to the only comprehensive Burn and Level I Trauma center between Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in California! We have an 84-bed Level III NICU and plan to significantly expand pediatric specialty care. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We're affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility; trained 3,000 Medical Doctor's to date plus continuous invests in research and training grants.


The Director of Medical Surgical Services is an integral part of the system nursing leadership team with responsibility over the Medical Surgical Services departments at Community Regional Medical Center.

This position is accountable for the overall management of nursing services and administration for patient care. Maintains direct accountability for the financial and functional performance for specific services/departments assigned. Works in full collaboration and cooperation with all areas to coordinate services that will support the strategic goals of the hospital. Maintains responsibility for coordinating services of departments including staffing, operational policies and procedures, systems and programs, and standards and compliance with all regulatory and legal requirements. Establishes and achieves appropriate patient care standards and coordinates the services with the appropriate clinical management team. Supervises and directs the activities of various levels of assigned personnel using both professional and supervisory discretion and independent judgment.


Minimum Qualifications:

-5 years of progressive management experience in a clinical environment

And one of the following education requirements:

-A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

-A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and a Master's degree in Healthcare Administration, Public Health, Informatics, Business Administration or related field to work effectively with administrative management

-A Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and a Bachelor's of Science degree

-California State Registered Nursing License


-National Certification in Nursing.