Athens, GA US
Director of Orthopedics Minimum Requirements:
Director of Orthopedics Education: Bachelors degree in Nursing is required. Masters degree is preferred.
Director of Orthopedics Certifications: Current Georgia RN Licensure
Director of Orthopedics Experience: 2-3 years medical/surgical/Orthopedic experience and 3-5 years management experience
Director of Orthopedics Position Summary:
The director is responsible for integrating their department’s services with the hospitals primary functions. The director coordinates
and integrates services within their department(s) and with other departments. The director develops and implements policies and
procedures that guide and support the provision of services. The director recommends a sufficient number of qualified and
competent persons to provide care/service and assures the qualifications and competence of those staff members (who are not
licensed independent practitioners) meet the needs of patient care and non-patient care services. The director ensures orientation, in-
service training, and continuing education of all persons in their department(s) is provided. The director continuously assesses and
improves their department’s performance and maintains appropriate quality control programs. The director recommends space
and other resources needed by the department and participates in selecting outside resources needed by their department(s).
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.