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Surgery Coordinator RN Ortho Service Line - Sign On Bonus

Company: Del Sol Medical Center
Location: El Paso
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Job Description:


$20,000 Sign On Bonus

Do you want to be appreciated daily? Our nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. At Del Sol Medical Center our nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking a(an) Surgery Coordinator RN Ortho Service Line to join our healthcare family.


We are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Del Sol Medical Center, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

Learn more about Employee Benefits

At Del Sol Medical Center, our nurses play a vital part. We know that every nurse’s path and purpose is unique. Do you want to create your own personal career path in nursing? HCA Healthcare is your career destination! Our scale makes it possible for nurses to create the career path that fits their life – for life – and empowers their passion for patient care. Apply today for our Surgery Coordinator RN Ortho Service Line opportunity.

Job Summary and Qualifications


To coordinate the Orthopedic Service line at Del Sol Medical Center to include establishing and preparing the mechanism to deliver unique services in surgical care. This includes planning for and oversight of training, supplies, equipment, and instrumentation for the delivery of surgical care across the continuum in Orthopedic surgery. The Orthopedic Services Coordinator is integral in evaluating service needs, care delivery related to quality, safety, and efficiency of care for Orthopedic surgery program at Del Sol Medical Center.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES. (The essential responsibilities and accountabilities of this position including interactions with other departments and outside vendors, if applicable, in PRIORITY order.)

1. Work with staff to use a standardized setup for orthopedic surgery cases (as feasible) and operating rooms.

  • Working along with the OR manager Coordinator will standardize the location for orthopedic cases, operating room layout and instrument trays

2. Maintains an up-to-date list of equipment/supplies kept/stock in the OR(s) and proactively communicates with OR supply chain personnel to assure appropriate par levels.

  • Develop an efficient restocking system to ensure supplies are readily available, with materials management.

3. Designate instruments and accessory selections for procedures within the service line and maintains up-to-date instrument count sheets, in coordination with SPD supervisor and accurate surgeon preference cards, update and revision, with materials management personnel.

4. Prepares and maintains an up-to-date resource book for all staff to reference.

5. Works collaboratively with Surgical Services Educator, Service Line Coordinators and Lead Techs to develop education programs for all roles supporting orthopedic surgery in surgical services.

  • Education and orientation for new staff and staff new to the orthopedic service line.
  • In collaboration with the Surgical Services Educator and manager, promote staff development through creating and implementing educational programs related to orthopedic surgery and maintain education and skills records.

6. Works collaboratively with Surgical Services Educator, Surgical Services Manager, Service Line Coordinators, Lead Techs, to develop competencies and conduct annual competency assessments for orthopedic surgery.

  • Roles and functions of the circulator, scrub, and first assistant and unique functions specifically related to orthopedic surgery equipment
  • Competencies for orthopedic procedures, specialized orthopedic procedures, and all other procedures indicated by coordinator, as well as all indicated procedures in the service line that impact orthopedic surgery.
  • Patient positioning and safety considerations
  • Decontamination and reprocessing of specialized instrumentation and equipment

7. Provide staff with updates on new technology, instrumentation, supplies, software updates, etc.

8. In concert with dedicated team members, implement process improvements related to quality, patient safety, efficiency and turnover, room organization, instrumentation, supplies, and equipment.

9. Identify opportunities to grow services and maximize financial revenue of the program

  • Work with organizational sales representatives to identify new surgeons
  • Provide assistance to and coordinate activities with surgical scheduling to maximize surgeon access to orthopedic equipment
  • Maintain vigilance and work collaboratively to assure cost effective, high quality strategies for care delivery

10. Functions as an active member of the Surgical Committee

  • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive information discussed in committee
  • Provide timely feedback regarding personnel and surgeon issues related to surgical service line

11. Participate in new and reoccurring education to maintain clinical competencies and skills required as a leader within Surgical Services and as Orthopedic Services Coordinator

12. Performs other duties as requested and as required

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED (Minimum amount of specifically related experience which is required to perform the role at this level.)

  • 3 - 7 years

Other required experience: Experience in an operating room. Familiarity with equipment and instruments used in this area, medical terminology, supply management experience. Knowledge of computer systems used in the operating room and materials management. ( Meditech, Smart, eProcurement) Excellent organizational skills and work with minimal supervision

Other preferred experience: Extensive knowledge and experience working with various robotic surgery systems. Previous Supervisory Experience

EDUCATION REQUIRED (Minimum formal academic training which typically provides the knowledge and skills necessary for successful job performance. Note in Other if experience may be substituted.)

  • Associate’s Degree-Major: Nursing
  • Bachelor’s Degree-Major: Preferred
  • Current RN licensure in Texas or compact state. Required.
  • Current BLS certification. Required
  • Current ACLS certification and Required

Del Sol Medical Centeris a full service, acute-care hospital in east El Paso, Texas. We have a Level II trauma designation. This facility has 300+ patient beds. Our range of services include emergency care, cardiac care, women’s services, Level III NICU, rehabilitation, a bariatric clinic, and a Minimally Invasive Surgery Center. Del Sol Medical Center is part of Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare. We are a leading healthcare provider for El Paso and the surrounding region that is part of HCA Healthcare.

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

Join a family that cares about every stage in your career! We are interviewing candidates for our Surgery Coordinator RN Ortho Service Line opening. Apply today and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will reach out.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Del Sol Medical Center, El Paso , Surgery Coordinator RN Ortho Service Line - Sign On Bonus, Other , El Paso, Texas

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