The Nurse Manager has the responsibility for the leadership and direction of the Med/Surg Department in accordance with the hospital’s mission and core values. The Manager will collaborate with the Chief Nursing Officer in the planning, budgeting and overall management of each unit in the department. The Manager will participate in the development and implementation of the each unit's plan for the provision of patient care. The Manager will serve as a visible, accessible & approachable resource for staff. The Manager will participate in quality improvement initiatives, recruitment/retention of staff, development of staff education and infection control programs.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN degree. Five to seven years of general nursing experience. Two to four years of management experience. Current KY RN license, BLS required.
The Med/Surg Services department consists of oncology, pediatrics and med/surg patients. Patients served by these units range from post-surgical short stay patients, patients undergoing treatment for cancer, pediatric patients and outpatients in need of chemotherapy.
Lourdes is an equal opportunity employer and drug and tobacco free workplace.