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Assistant Nurse Manager Progressive Care Unit FT Days $10k signo
NEW SMYRNA BEACH FL 32170
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90576018

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  Job posted:   Wed Jun 6, 2018
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Assistant Nurse Manager Progressive Care Unit FT Days $10k signo
**Description**


**PCU:** **is a specialty unit and difficult unit, specializing primary in Stroke and Neuro patients. 28-bed unit. Patient Ratio 4:1. Minimum 1 year of current experience in PCU, Neuro, Step-down, Stroke and/or Critical Care. Or minimum 2 years of current experience in Medical Surgical/Acute Care setting, required. NIH Stroke certification, preferred but not required.**


**Florida Hospital New Smyrna**


Since 1954, Florida Hospital New Smyrna (formerly Bert Fish Medical Center) has served as the community hospital for Southeast Volusia County. Our more than 700 employees use an impressive array of technology and years of knowledge to provide exceptional care for every patient - every day. We offer a wide range of services, including a surgery program, radiology, an oncology center, cardiovascular services, a wound care center, outpatient diagnostic services, and one of the busiest emergency departments of any hospital our size.


**Qualifications**


**You will be responsible for:**


+ Leading the Employees - Has a working knowledge of performance expectations for all employees on the unit.


+ Monitors performance of the staff and reports findings to the nurse manager or takes corrective action for improvement as appropriate.

+ Actively participates in the interview process/application selection.

+ Creates a work environment that addresses the physical and emotional needs of the staff.


+ Performance Improvement - Demonstrates familiarity with the performance improvement model of the organization.


+ Support performance improvement activities on the unit through problem identification, assessment, data gathering, change implementation, and evaluation of outcomes.

+ Ensures that practice changes, as a result of performance improvement activities, are implemented.


+ Critical Thinking - Utilizes critical thinking skills in the performance of their duties as an ANM.

+ Business of Healthcare Delivery - Utilizes a working knowledge of health care economics as it applies to the delivery of patient care.


+ Is involved in unit-department based budgeting and support of the budget.

+ Fosters patient, family, staff, and physician satisfaction.


+ Technology - Demonstrates an understanding of the technology utilized on the unit.


+ Is highly knowledgeable in the supply and medication management systems of the unit.


+ Clinical Practice Knowledge - Is an expert in the clinical practice requirements of their unit.


+ Assumes the role of a staff nurse and is responsible for the delivery of coordinated nursing care for a patient or an assigned group of patients within a patient care unit and for the day-to-day management and supervision of the related clinical activities.


+ Relationships and Behaviors - Utilizes relationship in influencing behaviors on the unit.

+ Professionalism - Demonstrates a professional persona in their work.


**What will you need?**


+ Associate or Diploma in Nursing from an accredited school required

+ Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

+ Current Florida Registered Nurse license required

+ Current BLS and ACLS certification


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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