Clinical Nurse Manager - OR

Requisition ID: 9482

Operating Room Clinical Nurse Manager- Surgical Services(FT Days)

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities

The City of Hope Operating Room Nurse Manager role provides an exciting leadership opportunity to care for cancer patients alongside a dedicated team of professionals. Our operating rooms provide focused expertise on the delivery of high quality, cost effective surgical treatment that will complement a long established reputation for excellent surgical care of patients with advanced, complex cancers. In this role you will provide clinical and administrative leadership for nursing staff by developing, implementing, and evaluating programs, services, procedures, and quality nursing/AORN standards to ensure exemplary care for patients undergoing surgical procedures at City of Hope during all hours of operation.

The Clinical Nurse Manager provides input and is expected to meet budget, revenue and expense targets. Other aspects of this role include hiring and supervising employees, assigning work, coaching, evaluating performance, and completing simple corrective actions. The nurse manager plays a pivotal role in offering transformational leadership by creating and sustaining a healthy work environment that supports, furthers and promotes excellence in patient care, clinical nursing practice and patient safety in a highly collaborative interprofessional practice environment. We are looking for a passionate nurse leader who is excited to impact change, cultivate talent by supporting people in meeting their career goals, and champion new ways for the organization to be successful.

COH Main Operating Room

  • Hours of Operation: Monday Friday 0645 1900 (Staff call teams cover after hours and weekends)

6 Operating Room Suites and 2 minor procedure rooms

43 staff members assisting in 4100 surgical cases/year

Collaborative perioperative leadership team approach

  • Perioperative Nurse Director
  • Pre-op/PACU Nurse Manager
  • OR Clinical Nurse Manager
  • Outpatient Surgery Center Nurse Manager
  • Assistant Clinical Nurse Manager
  • Sterile Processing Manager
  • 2 Perioperative Clinical Nurse Educators
  • Perioperative Business and Systems Administrator

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

Bachelors in Nursing required. Master's degree preferred.

  • CNOR is highly preferred

5 years of clinical experience in area in Surgical Services plus two years prior management experience

  • Oncology experience preferred
  • Robotic surgery experience preferred

Current California RN License

American Heart Association BLS

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.


City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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