Director of Surgical Services

The Director of Surgical Services will be responsible for the Operating Room with six ORS (inclusive of a CYSTO room), PAT, PACU, and Central Sterile. The current Director is retiring after ten years of service. BID Needham performs approximately 4,200 – 4,800 cases annually. Surgical specialties include: General Surgery, Joint Replacement, Breast Surgery, General Orthopedics, Genitourinary, Plastics, Lithotripsy and ENT. The Director will report to Kathy Davidson, Chief Nursing Officer. Kathy has been with BID Needham since 2013. The position is supported by two Clinical Resource Nurses (CRN) including one in the OR, and one in the PACU. The BID Needham went live with Meditech 6.1 on October 1st. The Director will lead the department to accommodate continued growth and to take on new services.



  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degree, one of which must be in Nursing.
  • Current or eligible for RN license to practice nursing in MA.
  • Five (5) years of progressive management experience in Perioperative Services.

The Location

Needham, a suburb located just 10 miles west of Boston, is a town of approximately 30,000 residents in Norfolk County, MA. The town is bordered on three sides by the Charles River, offering many outdoor recreational activities such as kayaking, canoeing and fishing.   Needham has a vibrant town center and plenty of public green space. Signature community programs include the Needham Night dinner in January, the Spring Street Fair, Fall Harvest Fair and the annual Blue Tree Lighting. The Needham Center and Needham Heights include local shops and restaurants which are readily accessible through public transportation, walking, biking or driving.

Procedure for Candidacy

Send resume and salary requirement, or nominations for this position to:


Peggy Loughery, MSN, RN

Vice President Search


Telephone: (610) 709-6434

Jane Fitzsimmons, MSN, RN

Executive Vice President


Telephone: 617-514-0050