Clinical Nurse Manager- Adult/Geri Psych Units- Full Time
Position Summary: Experienced RN for a busy Community Hospital for the Behavioral Heath unit. The incumbent is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care that promotes the safety and well-being of all patients on the unit(s). Responsible for planning, prioritizing, organizing, directing and meeting the daily needs and demands of patients and staff. Uses sound knowledge of nursing practices to assign patient care responsibilities to staff based on the patient's acuity and skill needs. Operationalizes knowledge of human resource management to effectively manage and communicate with staff on assigned unit to promote open communication, teamwork and enhanced work performance. Responsible for effective utilization to ensure appropriate and efficient use of financial, supply and staff resources. Accountable for unit-level implementation of hospital policies and procedures. The Nurse Manager must maintain fiscal control within prescribed limits. Achieves high productivity while attaining exceptional patient, physician and associate satisfaction. This position requires a sound knowledge of nursing practice and exceptional leadership abilities to manage complex, stressful and critically important environments. Understands the Steward Mission, vision and purpose.
Qualifications: Graduate of accredited school of nursing. Current nursing registration in Massachusetts required. 2 years of inpatient mental health experience, 2 years supervisory experience in an inpatient BH managed care environment.