In Northern New York, there are no trade-offs. You literally can have it all – gorgeous natural surroundings, easy access to metropolitan areas, excellent private and public school systems, high-quality medicine for your family, low cost of living, safe community and a comfortable, relaxed lifestyle among some of the most scenic and enjoyable recreational opportunities in America. Small town feeling with big city amenities – including excellent dining locations and multiple stores for shopping right here in Watertown.
Enjoy the natural beauty of Northern New York, minutes from Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River. Samaritan Medical Center, located in Watertown, NY is a not for-profit 294-bed acute care facility and serves as a regional referral center for Northern New York. Help us shape Northern New York Healthcare - Incredible results start with incredible people!
The OR Coordinator assists the Clinical Operations Manager with ensuring that quality nursing care is delivered to all surgical patients in Surgical Services in accordance with the philosophy, policies, procedures, and program plans of the hospital to support its strategic goals and objectives.
Assists with the development and coordination of patient care standards, policies and procedures, orientation and continuing education.
Evaluates staff performance and participates in Performance Improvement activities.
Coordinates daily operations in the operating room, and collaborates closely with the Pre/Post op Coordinator, Surgeons and Anesthesia providers to facilitate safe, efficient patient care across the perioperative continuum.
Where you practice your profession is one of the most important decisions anyone can make. That’s why it’s time to consider a career at Samaritan. We invite you to learn more about the immediate full-time opportunities now available at Samaritan.
Samaritan Health System, located in the city of Watertown in Northern New York's Jefferson County, has been proudly serving the diverse healthcare needs of its local communities since 1881. Samaritan Medical Center, a 287-bed full-service community hospital, and Samaritan Keep Home, a 272-bed long term care nursing home, are the two anchor facilities of Samaritan Health System. Patients and Residents entering the Samaritan Health System can expect state-of-the-art facilities and services as well as a strong commitment to high quality healthcare from its 1900+ employees and 200+ physicians. Samaritan is a not-for profit medical center with strong community and physician group support.
Samaritan is mission-driven and is dedicated to a higher purpose in the community and region. Samaritan demonstrates a commitment to patients and employees with advanced technology, and enhanced services. The hospital is working to establish itself as the recognized leader in clinical quality, patient safety, and service excellence.