Allied Health Careers at Lifespan

Director - Peri-Operative Services Job

Job Number: RIH18413

Job Title: Director Peri-Operative Services

Department: Inpatient Operating Room - 1013121

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI


Reporting to the Lifespan Vice President, Perioperative Services. Provides administrative and financial accountability for planning, directing, staffing, coordinating, and controlling functions and activities of all phases of the Perioperative Services Department including Operating Rooms, PACU, Procedure Room, and Sterile Processing.

Coordinates and directs activities between and within various substructures of organization to accomplish departmental and organizational goals. This includes internal and external collaboration with other departments and physicians to facilitate efficient and effective Perioperative Service operations.

This role will have direct leadership accountabilities managing budgets, OR leadership and staff, and physician relations. Functions as primary liaison to Financial Planning, Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Internal Audit, and Information Services departments.

Approximately 70% of time in this role will be spent leading affiliate work and 30% will be spent at the system level.

The Director of Perioperative Services is expected to embrace Lifespan’s mission of “Delivering health with care” and successfully role model Lifespan’s values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence as these guide our everyday actions with patients, customers and one another.