Responsible for ensuring the proper availability of OR case resources throughout the organization using system tools and communication with health care providers and OR, Supply Chain, and Sterile Processing staff. Conflict resolve resource limitations from remote locations to ensure seamless patient care delivery. Ensure clinician satisfaction and resolve issues in a timely manner.
Maintain and update instruments, equipment, and supplies used in providing specialty care or services
Facilitate changes in care based on systematic evaluation and evidence-based research
Provide specialized services, care plans and protocols
Assure delivery of specialized care and/or services
Develop a plan to acquire, maintain and update equipment and supplies
Use critical thinking skills and professional judgement to apply/adopt information to address patient safety issues
Influence others to utilize best practices
Assure team provides effective communication/collaboration
Assist with development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure compliance with standards and regulatory requirements
Shared responsibility for Quality Assurance with supervisors
Initiate corrective action as needed
Supervise/implement enhancements to care delivery model or operations to support compliance and/or to improve quality of efficiency of care provided
Please note: five professional references will be required at a later step in the hiring process
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