Nurse Manager - Ob/Gyn Urology Surgical Unit
Company: Christiana Care
Posted on: September 13, 2019
Christiana Care brings together the advanced technology and medical
expertise that only a national-caliber health system can provide.
We are seeking a Nurse Manager to assume 24 hour accountability and
responsibility for excellence in the clinical and operational
practice of nursing and the delivery of patient care on our OB/GYN,
Urology ANCC Magnet -- designated surgical unit within Christiana
Care Health Services.
Be a part of our leadership team where you can make a difference
and an impact.
We offer competitive pay, robust benefits and generous Paid Time
Work for a twice recognized Magnet status hospital.
Assures compliance with regulatory and professional standards.
Identifies priorities of leadership and management responsibilities
and demonstrates the ability to delegate.
Enables a relationship based care approach to care delivery on
Performs routine leader rounds on patients and caregivers on
assigned unit to establish visibility, teamwork, and monitoring the
level of care/practice.
Remains cognizant of risk management issues, and takes appropriate
measures to address.
Supports and communicates department and unit based quality and
Manages nursing practice and care delivery in designated unit.
Promotes the autonomy of the nursing staff, encouraging independent
decision making and problem solving.
Supports and facilitates a culture of nursing professional
governance on unit.
Formulates and effectively executes innovative leadership
strategies to promote excellence.
Responsible for staffing and scheduling, allocating paid time off
to meet staffing needs for unit census.
Maintains position control in a cost-effective manner.
Interviews and hires potential employees, assuring the technical
and professional development of staff.
Coaches, disciplines and evaluates staff according to CCHS
Maintains accurate employee files, including licensure of
Plans, holds and documents monthly staff meetings, communicating
all appropriate information.
Maintains confidentiality of patient and staff information.
Responsible for the development and maintenance of the unit budget
in collaboration with the Vice President of Patient Care
Facilitates cooperative and collaborative relationships among
departments to ensure effective value and quality patient care
Demonstrates and promotes positive interpersonal communication
skills all the time.
Maintains a cooperative and collaborative working relationship with
unit based Medical Director.
Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental
safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely
manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety
violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees,
patients and visitors.
Licensure accepted in the State of DE.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Completed BSN and Master's degree or alternatively, a Bachelor's
degree and Masters of Science in Nursing.
Professional certification in a related nursing specialty required;
Nurse Executive certification preferred.
Five years' of appropriate clinical and leadership
experience.Christiana Hospital, Newark, Delaware. This 1,007-bed,
1.3-million-square-foot modern facility provides a level of care
only available in large-scale teaching hospitals. Christiana
Hospital includes Delaware's only Level-I Trauma center (as
verified by the American College of Surgeons), which is prepared to
handle the most extreme medical emergencies. In fact, it is the
only Level-I Trauma center on the East Coast corridor between
Baltimore and Philadelphia. Christiana Hospital has also been
nationally recognized in U.S. News and World Report's Best Regional
Hospitals rankings as #1 in Delaware and #3 in the Philadelphia
metro area, plus High Performing in 9 Adult Procedures/Conditions.
Academic medical center, Baltimore area, Best regional hospital,
Community-based medicine, Community health, Clinician, Delaware
hospital, Delaware's largest health system, Electronic medical
records, Epic EMRs, Everest Award-winner, In-patient, Level I
Trauma Center, Magnet -- designation, Nationally recognized,
Outpatient, Philadelphia area, Provider, Surgery center, Teaching
hospital, Wellness, Wilmington, Newark, U.S. New & World Report
ranking, Expert, Serve, Care, Healthcare, Respectful, Dover, Bear,
Middletown, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Delmarva Peninsula, New
Castle, Elkton, Maryland, Glasgow, Hockessin, Brookside, Smyrna,
Pike Creek Valley, Milford, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor,
North Star, Seaford, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New
Jersey, Vineland, Millville, West Chester, Kennett Square,
Swedesboro, Carneys Point, Woodstown, Salem, Elmer, Deptford
Township, Washington Township, Pitman, Glassboro, Franklin
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