Swedish Medical Center Manager Surgical Services- Surgery in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Manager for our Surgical Services to work in Surgery at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Manager is accountable for the overall management and leadership of a unit or a group of patient care units within Nursing Services. The Manager is responsible for all clinical and operational activities of the units in accordance with Swedish Medical Center mission, vision, and value.

In this position you will:

  • Ensure that patient care is delivered in accordance with professional, regulatory, and medical center standards

  • Develop, implement, and monitor unit-based quality improvement programs

  • Assume the role of patient advocate to clarify and evaluate ethical and/or legal issues, and supports cultural practice

  • Accountable of operational budgets, monthly reports and capital requests


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing;

  • Current License to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Washington

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Recent first line management experience

  • Previous clinical experience

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree in Nursing

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services (Intraop)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 133864