Nurse Manager - Pediatric ICU - PICU
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|Clinical Nurse Manager for high acuity Pediatric ICU.
Currently 19 beds with expansion plans to 24 beds.
Also planning to open a 9-bed step-down at the first of the year.
General Description: Under general direction, responsible for the planning, direction and coordination of services to ensure that quality health care is delivered.
Essential Function/Duties: Directs and coordinates, through supervisors, the activities of the department.
Reviews and analyzes reports, records and directives.
Monitors and analyzes costs, prepares budgets.
Evaluates, develops and implements process improvements to enhance effectiveness.
Responsible for the hiring, promoting, discharging and transferring of employees.
Responsible for scheduling and staffing needs of the unit; available for staffing needs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Arranges appropriate in-services and continuing education programs to meet the needs of the staff.
Ensures the proficiency of the staff on the unit.
*Education: Graduate of an approved school of nursing; and *Experience: Three (3) years of supervisory or charge nurse experience.
*Licensure: Possession of a valid temporary license or permanent license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse prior to entrance on duty (permanent license must be obtained within 3 months of appointment).
Current certification in Basic Life Support (CPR).Recruiter.com . Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Nurse Manager