MGR, PATIENT CARE - Medical Acute - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Date Posted: 1/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This Registered Nurse Manager, Patient Care of Medical Acute creates and maintains an environment that assures nursing practice reflects established standards of care and practice and a culture that promotes patient safety. Responsible for the daily operations of assigned nursing unit, including creating and managing staffing plans and ensuring appropriate equipment and resources are available to staff to do their job. Ensures appropriate and timely use of bed placement technology (Teletracking) and adherence to care processes for bed placement/patient transfer/patient transport/room cleaning and patient discharge. Ensures the safe transition of patients thru the continuum of care to include active participation of nursing staff in planning and coordinating patient care, and direct hand-off to next appropriate level of care. Accountable for meeting operational budgets for assigned department(s).

•**This position is a Scripps Mercy Chula Vista***

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Associate's degree plus five years applicable clinical experience, two of which in a leadership role. Requires excellent skills in communication, problem-solving, team development, planning and follow-through. Ability to exercise the authority and responsibility for assigned services based on the scope of the organization and complexity of patient care. Graduate of an accredited program

Required Certification/Registration: Maintains current California RN license. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification for the Professional Rescuer and all competencies/certifications required of the charge RN on the unit.

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: Bachelor's/Master's degree or MSN preferred. Certification in area of specialty preferred if applicable.

Keywords:  Clinical Nurse Manager, Nurse Leader, RN Manager
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.