In collaboration with the Director, and other Assistant Directors within Inpatient Services, assures the delivery of effective and sufficient patient care services for our general surgical unit on a 24/7 basis. Assumes a leadership role within the unit to ensure that patient care services meet established standards in a manner consistent with Waterbury Hospital's mission, goals and objectives. Primary responsibilities include: managing unit's resources, including staffing, ensuring the delivery of safe, quality patient care and fiscal responsibility.
Requirements: RN, CT license or license eligible. BSN or BS degree in related field required. Masters preferred. At least five(5) years expereince in acute care nursing, including critical care. Demonstrated leadership activities in an acute care hospital setting required. Current managerial/supervisory experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to communicate among all levels of the organization essential.