MANAGER, PATIENT CARE SERVICES - RN

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
May 10, 2017
Closes
Oct 31, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Heart Hospital is seeking a Manager of Patient Care Services for our Quaternary Care Clinics.

Hospital Summary:

Sentara Heart Hospital consistently ranks among the nation's top heart programs in U.S. News & World Report. For the 17th year, the Cardiology & Heart Surgery program at Sentara Heart Hospital is ranked among the nation's Top 50 programs in the U.S. News & World Report annual ‘Best Hospitals' edition. The ranking has improved from #44 in 2014 - to #31 in 2015 - to #24 in 2016. Sentara Heart Hospital, on the Sentara Norfolk General campus, offers the Hampton Roads region's only heart transplant program, including total artificial hearts and ventricular assist devices as bridges to transplant and permanent therapy. In 2016, Sentara Heart has introduced two newly-approved cardiac technologies; the world's smallest pacemaker and the world's first dissolvable heart stent. The region's first and only dedicated heart hospital is unlike any facility within hundreds of miles. Sentara Heart Hospital has all-private rooms, including 112 inpatient beds, 62 pre/post procedural rooms for patients undergoing interventional cardiac procedures and several outpatient cardiac clinics.

Responsible and accountable for the daily operations of one or more clinical areas. Models and leads professional practices consistent with organizational goals of safety, customer satisfaction and quality for the area of expertise. Supervises staff, provides clinical/ technical expertise and engages in process improvements. Assists in the fiscal budgeting and management process for the department including billing/revenue management, payroll, purchasing and supply cost management. Performs work assignments as needed to provide coverage and to mentor or assist staff. Interviews, hires and develops team members with the goal of developing a highly effective work team. Engages in talent retention strategies for the area(s) of responsibility.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - NURSING

Experience
Required: Clinical Practice - 3 years, Healthcare Management - 3 years

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

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
Required: Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Mgmt of Material Resources, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Microsoft Office, Speaking, Writing

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

Other
Strong clinical care knowledge base in area of expertise. BLS required within 90 days.