The RN Nurse Manager of the Adult Emergency Department is responsible for evaluating, providing and improving nursing services for patients through efficient and effective planning, directing, coordinating and controlling of material and human resources. The nurse manager participates in establishment and interpretation of philosophy, policies, objectives, procedures and lines of authority of hospital. Evaluates nursing service needs relative to the needs of patients. Maintains effective standards of patient and nursing care. Promotes the professional growth of all nursing service employees by providing opportunity for staff development programs, counseling and guidance program, opportunity for additional experience and encouraging advanced study. Selects candidates for vacant positions under his/her area/s of responsibility. Explains, interprets and enforces hospital standards and policies. Reviews performance requirements designated to each nursing position and update or make changes as necessary. Evaluates the work performance of the nursing employees under his/her direction.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a Master’s Degree in Nursing required.
5 years clinical experience required.
Progressive leadership experience required.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
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