Director of Surgical Services

Full Time
Permanent Placement
Senior Executive

Join Our Team as Director of Surgical Services in Richmond, VA

  • Salary Range: $130,000 - $170,000

Overview: Are you ready to take on a leadership role in the healthcare field? We are seeking a dedicated Director of Surgical Services to join our team in Richmond, Virginia. At our hospital, we are committed to providing superior healthcare services while ensuring our patients feel comfortable and well-cared for during their stay. Join us in delivering compassionate care and making a positive impact on the community.

About Us:

  • Legacy of Excellence: Our hospital has been a trusted healthcare provider in the Greater Richmond area for over a century. Founded in 1909, we offer a full range of healthcare services, with specialties in cancer care and neurological care at our first-in-Richmond Neuroscience and Gamma Knife Center.
  • Comprehensive Care: Combined with our sister facility, we provide supplementary care when needed, making us a healthcare partner you can rely on.
  • Leaders in Healthcare: Many of our physicians are leaders in their respective fields, and our nursing and medical teams are dedicated to delivering the highest quality care.

Position Details:

  • Position Title: Director of Surgical Services - Richmond, VA
  • Position Type: Permanent, Contingent
  • Position Creation Reason: Vacant Position

Job Duties and Responsibilities: As Director of Surgical Services, you will:

  • Oversee and manage all aspects of the surgical services department.
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure high-quality patient care and safety.
  • Lead a team of dedicated healthcare professionals, including surgeons, nurses, and support staff.
  • Collaborate with physicians and other healthcare leaders to drive excellence in surgical care.
  • Monitor and optimize surgical department performance, including case volume, patient outcomes, and staff productivity.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to staff to foster professional growth and development.

Benefits of Joining Our Team:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Career Growth Opportunities
  • Continuing Education Support
  • Employee Wellness Programs
  • Supportive and Collaborative Team Environment
  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on the community through high-quality healthcare

Hospital Highlights:

  • Surgical Services: Johnston-Willis has a larger volume of surgeries compared to Chippenham and boasts more operating rooms. Currently, they have 18 ORs (excluding C-section ORs), and they handle complex neuro cases, comprehensive stroke care, robotics-assisted surgeries with 6 XI robots, and heavy orthopedic and spine surgeries.
  • Specialties: The hospital is looking to expand its orthopedic, neuro, spine, and oncology services. We have a strong presence in GYN oncology.
  • Anesthesia: The hospital has an employed anesthesia group, with a mix of employed and splitter surgeons, as well as an independent but loyal surgeon group.
  • Challenges: The hospital is actively working on teaching and improving basic processes, policies, and procedures. We are also in a joint commission window.
  • Case Volume: Surgical case volume varies, with busy days seeing [Range of Cases] cases on average.
  • Leadership: The Director of Surgical Services will oversee [Number of Managers] Managers and report to the COO.
  • Staffing: Staffing has been a challenge, but the hospital has support for contract labor, which has been beneficial.


  • Salary Range: $130,000 - $170,000, depending on leadership experience, internal equity, and more.
  • Bonus Potential: Up to 22.5% potential bonus with a standard target of 15% potential.

Sign-On and Relocation:

How to Apply: If you are an experienced healthcare leader ready to take on a rewarding role as Director of Surgical Services and want to be part of our dedicated team, apply now. Join us in providing exceptional care and contributing to our legacy of excellence in healthcare.

Our hospital is an equal opportunity employer.


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