RN BSN Clinical Manager CarePlex Surgical/Ortho Unit Full Time Days

Location
Hampton, VA
Posted
Apr 27, 2017
Closes
May 31, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara CarePlex is seeking an experienced RN BSN Clinical Manager to lead our Surgical/Ortho Inpatient unit. This is a Full Time, Day Shift position.

Healthgrades Names Sentara CarePlex among Top Hospitals for Patient Safety and Patient Experience

Healthgrades in an organization that covers the people, policy and technology driving next-generation healthcare in the U.S. Each year they release a list of more than 400 hospitals as part of their annual Patient Safety Excellence Award that, by their analysis, perform above their peers when it comes to limiting deadly medical errors and other preventable patient harm incidents. According to Healthgrades, the awarded hospitals represent the top 15% in the nation. They also publish a Patient Experience Award list that they also say represents the top 15% of facilities when it comes to patient experience based on the facility's Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems surveys to gauge how highly patients rank them.

The Clinical Nurse Manager for patient care services has 24/7 responsibility and accountability for the daily operations of one or more clinical areas. Supervises patient care services staff to ensure patient safety, provide high quality outcomes and an exceptional patient/family experience; assists in the development and monitoring of the departmental budget; coordinates the purchasing and payroll processes; serves as a technical/clinical resource to team members; and performs work assignments as needed to provide appropriate coverage and to mentor/assist staff. Responsible for interviewing, hiring, developing, and retaining staff with the goal of developing a highly reliable work team. Utilizes effective communication/ interpersonal skills and is able to adapt leadership style to support achieving department goals and objectives.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Nursing - 3 years, Nursing Leadership - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Leadership, Mgmt of Financial Resources, Mgmt of Material Resources, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Service Orientation, Systems Evaluation

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. Demonstrated knowledge, skills, and abilities related to department operations for systems management, HR management, patient safety, quality outcomes and customer service. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; must possess and demonstrate management and leadership skills.