Job Title: Division Director of Surgical Services
Location: Amarillo, Texas, 79106
Opportunity Code: 5763
Category: Clinical
Position Type: Permanent
Point of Contact
Name: Peter Benson
Phone: 913-752-4529

Division Director of Surgical Services - Texas

Opportunity to lead surgical services at a busy, 385-bed Level III trauma center in Amarillo, Texas

Position Focus
• Lead the surgical service operations of a department that includes 12 ORs with one dedicated heart room and two cystoscopy rooms; annual case volumes are approximately 9,000 including endo
• Develop and implement policies and processes to increase efficiencies and drive throughput
• Actively participate in development activities to restructure the department and increase surgical services volumes and grow market share
• Partner with senior leaders to implement a da Vinci program
• Lead the re-opening of the Acute pain management program

• Northwest Texas Healthcare System (NTHS) is a for-profit 385-bed, tertiary care academic institution offering a wide range of high quality medical services
• NTHS is owned by Universal Health Services, a Fortune 500 hospital management company that owns and operates more than 218 facilities across the U.S.
• NTHS is a growing organization with almost 14,000 admissions and more than 245,000 outpatient visits each year
• Recipient of the HealthGrades Emergency Medicine Excellence Award in 2012

• Amarillo, located in north Texas, boasts a mild climate, a number of natural attractions like the Palo Duro Canyon State Park and a low cost of living
• Enjoy no state income tax
• Considered the regional economic center for the Texas Panhandle, Amarillo is home to beautiful golf courses, a number of museums and a zoo that encompasses more than 15 acres

• BSN required; master’s required or attained within three years
• For-profit experience preferred