Surgery ARRMC (1000-70211)

Full Time


$99,715 - $124,675 annually



Clinical Manager - Surgical Services Position Overview

 At Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center (ARRMC), we have a state of the art surgical department with 15 OR suites, including 2 dedicated cardiac surgery suites and a hybrid operating room.  On average, there are 10,000 cases performed each year at ARRMC, in a variety of specialties: general/vascular, neurosurgery, total joint/orthopedics, bariatric surgery, trauma, gyn, ENT, plastics, urology and cardiothoracic surgery. ARRMC is a very progressive surgical hospital.  In addition to performing robotic urological, gynecologic and general surgery, ARRMC was the first hospital in the state to employ the use of the Mazor neurosurgical robot.  In addition, ARRMC was one of the first hospitals in Oregon to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and is recognized as among the top cardiac surgery hospitals in the West.   ARRMC serves as the regional referral center for nine counties and is currently pursuing Level II Trauma designation from the State of Oregon. 

The Clinical Manager of Surgical Services provides leadership to the Operating Room and the PACU at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.  The primary purpose of the position is to coordinate available resources, manage and guide the strategic direction of the department, and assure accountability of health care professionals to support delivery of superb health care services.  The areas of responsibility include human resource management, development of department policies and procedures and financial performance.

As a Clinical Manager of Surgical Services, you will have the opportunity to:

·         Participate in quality improvement projects to identify and continually improve performance

·         Create a culture that fosters staff self-development and continued learning, ensuring the competence of all staff is assessed, maintained, demonstrated and improved continually

·         Encourage feedback from internal and external customers, including patients/families, to monitor service effectiveness, identify opportunities for improvement of work processes, and ensure that customer needs are met

·         Develop an annual operating budget and capital expenditure plan, including a mechanism to monitor plan implementation and outcomes; and assists in maintaining Asante's profitability through innovative and diligent application of sound resource management principles



·         Bachelor's degree in Nursing required


·         Three or more years progressive leadership / supervisory nursing experience required

·         Two or more years recent Operating Room experience required

·         Recent Operating Room management or leadership experience preferred


License / Certification

·         Registered Nurse (RN) licensed by Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) required

·         Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified through the American Heart Association (AHA) required

·         ACLS, CNOR preferred

Required Skills

·         Proficiency with the complete PI cycle along with the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions

·         Ability to prioritize multiple projects, acting as a positive role model and change agent 

·         Successful complex problem solving abilities

·         Competency with fiscal management

·         Proficiency in computers and related software applications

·         Ability to effectively hold staff accountable in effort of achieving optimal efficiencies and patient care outcomes

·         Experience working with physicians/good physician relations preferred

·         Knowledge of AORN recommended practices and DNV/CMS Standards preferred


Compensation & Benefits

·         Excellent salary, including bonus potential

·         Relocation assistance available

·         Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision care

·         Excellent retirement package with up to a 6% employer contribution

·         Generous Earned Time Off

·         Tuition reimbursement after one year of service

 About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is one of the top 15 health systems in the nation and the largest healthcare provider in nine counties.  We are locally owned and based in beautiful Southern Oregon. We provide comprehensive medical care to more than 580,000 people throughout Southern Oregon and Northern California. Our facilities employ over 5000 people and include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners, and additional healthcare partnerships throughout the region.

At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values – the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:

Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service – Teamwork

Asante is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.