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Assistant Nurse Manager - Medical/Surgical
Responsible for the provision of safe and effective care to all patients on the unit; foster an environment based on Neuman's "Client System Model" and Watson's "Caring Model" of delivery of patient care and organize teams based on Benner's "Novice to Expert" theory; lead unit in providing direction and guidance; participate in staff development and training while performing as a mentor and resource person; participate in the completion of Performance Appraisals for nursing and support staff; management of a unit for a specific shift in the absence of the Nurse Manager, as well as liaison between the physician, patient and family.
Current New York State License as a Registered Professional Nurse required. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing preferred. Prior experience as an Assistant Nurse Manager or clinical coordinator preferred. Specialty certification required in the area of clinical practice or within 1 year of hire. Must have knowledge of departmental policies and procedures, regulatory codes, personnel and administrative policies. Minimum of 2 years experience as a RN required. Advanced life support in area of specialty preferred. Advanced knowledge of med/surg required. Minimum of 3 years experience in the field of specialty required.
BLS/AED training required and accepted from only 2 organizations:
1. American Heart Association - BLS/ACLS/PALS for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program
2. American Red Cross - CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
No online programs from any organization will be accepted.
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center - 11 months ago