Nurse Manager (RN), Day Shift, Surgical Services

Fort Washington, MD
Apr 19, 2022
Jun 10, 2022
Full Time
Fort Washington Medical Center seeks to hire an experienced Nurse Manager for Surgical Services who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

As an Surgical Services Nurse Manager, you will:
• Role-model positive customer service behaviors.
• Role-model and encourage professional practice (to include nurse autonomy,
authority, accountability, and responsibility) within their department.
• Operationalize the strategic plan for their department.
• Establishes, role-models, and upholds the standards of practice and
expectations for the staff, monitoring performance, behaviors, competency,
and conducts performance reviews.
• Consistently, timely, and accurately completes tasks necessary for service
recovery, complaints, near misses, and adverse events.
• Actively leads and encourages staff participation in continuous improvement
efforts, DMAICs, and shared governance.
• Promotes cohesive work teams and constructive conflict resolution both
within the department and organization.
• Identifies and monitors resources necessary for safe delivery of patient care
to include labor, equipment, and facilities in the department.
• Executes other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include:
• Baccalaureate Degree in nursing required; Master's degree preferred
• Three years of work experience in department- specific area, as defined by the
department- specific certification requirements
• Supervisory experience preferred
• Current Maryland State nursing license
• Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate
• Certification in leadership within 1 year of Eligibility
• Participation in professional organizations

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking
• Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability,
PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
• 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
• 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Hours worked:

Monday through Friday


COVID-19 Vaccination

Adventist HealthCare requires all applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment. Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and , if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a n designated Adventist HealthCare location.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Adventist HealthCare will make reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. Adventist HealthCare is a religious organization as defined under applicable law; however, it will endeavor to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants' religious beliefs.

Applicants who wish to request accommodations for disabilities or religious belief should contact the Support Center HR Office.

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