Northwell Health Spvr Periop Supp Svcs in Bay Shore, New York

Req Number 001TQ5

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Supervises non-clinical perioperative support services and staff. Coordinates operating room preparation, turnover, transport, instrument tray setup, and related environmental duties.

  1. Supervises, hires, trains, disciplines and evaluates the performance of staff. Ensures performance appraisals are completed in a timely manner.

  2. Prioritizes, schedules, assigns and monitors work to optimize operational service.

  3. Analyzes, recommends, implements and monitors approved work-flow changes.

  4. Oversees OR room set up, breakdown and turnover between cases.

  5. Organizes effective transport of patients, equipment, supplies, specimens and related items.

  6. Collaborates with clinical, technical and service staff to ensure quality patient care and efficient OR operations. Addresses and resolves issues, as needed.

  7. Ensures staff activities are in compliance with infection control guidelines, department, hospital and regulatory standards

  8. Participates in developing and delivering training related to operations.

  9. Participates in evaluating and implementing Quality Control/Performance Improvement related practices.

  10. Performs related duties as required.

*ADA Essential Functions


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, required.

  • Minimum of three (3) years progressively responsible related perioperative experience, required.

  • Working knowledge of infection control procedures, proper waste disposal and standard precautionary measures, required.

  • Demonstrated communication, organizational and time management skills, required.