The Nurse Manager is responsible for the development, implementation, and evaluation of the care provided on the patient care unit(s) that is consistent with the Mission and Vision of DCH Health System. The Nurse Manager assures their unit/area of responsibility is aligned in achieving the organizational expectations/goals related to the 5 Keys of Excellence (patients, employees/volunteers, physicians and clinical excellence) and fiscal responsibility. The Nurse Manager is responsible for 24 hour management of the patient care area. The Nurse Manager supports optimal care that requires specialized knowledge, critical thinking and skills based on evidenced based practice. The Nurse Manager demonstrates the attributes of Servant Leadership, communicates clearly and motivates others to achieve outcomes. The Nurse Manager serves as the chief recruitment and retention officer for their unit or area of responsibility. The Nurse Manager reports to a Director of Nursing.
Registered Nurse with current Alabama License. Anyone hired after October 1, 2015 must have a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or Health Related Field or must be actively working on bachelor’s degree with completion date within 4 years of hire, 2 years’ experience as a registered nurse. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - both written and verbal. Excellent team building and relationship building skills. Displays diversity and cultural competence with particular ability to adapt to the needs of a diverse work-force. Demonstrates critical thinking, analytical, problem solving, leadership and decision making skills. Requires exceptional customer service skills and ability to work as a member of a cohesive team. Must be able to read, write legibly, speak and comprehend English.
Internal Number: 18541
About DCH Health System
Our Community. Under local ownership for over 90 years, when the people of west Alabama need health care, they turn to the DCH Health System offering advance caring to west Alabama residents.
You could be part of the team of professionals at DCH Regional Medical Center, home to the region’s trauma center and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Physician’s Network?. The team at Northport Medical Center offers a full range of services, as well as inpatient rehabilitation and psychiatric services. And Fayette Medical Center is among the top-rated rural hospitals in Alabama.
It’s a good feeling to know you’re caring for your neighbors throughout their lives. And this vibrant community provides plenty of activities to enrich your lives. Home to the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa and the surrounding communities beckon with sports, arts and outdoor activities.