Nurse Manager - Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility
St. Mary's Hospital Amsterdam - Amsterdam, NY

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WIlkinson Residential Healthcare Facility-SNF 1

Amsterdam, NY

Dec 27, '12


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About St. Mary's Healthcare:
When St. Mary's Hospital at Amsterdam first opened its doors on April 19, 1903, the hospital had 11 employees, 20 beds and a deep-seated resolve to provide all members of the community with the finest in medical care and the utmost in compassion. More than a century later, St. Mary's has over 1,000 staff, 143 beds, four family health centers, a comprehensive system of behavioral health services and a fervent commitment to the mission-based philosophy of our founding sisters, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.

The Mission of St. Mary's is to care compassionately for those we serve with dedication to excellence and Christian ideals." In 2002, St. Mary's became a sponsor of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit health care system in the nation. Ascension Health and St. Mary's share the promise of providing healthcare that works, healthcare that is safe and healthcare that leaves no one behind.

Job Description:
Shift: Days with occasional overtime required

Workweek: FT, 40 hrs/wk

First-line manager designated as the leader for a specific nursing unit/service, its patient population and assigned staff. As such, has 24-hour responsibility and accountability for all patient care activities, unit operation, budget and staff function that will effectively guide the quality and coordination of care for elderly residents. May be required to work at multiple facilities.

Formal Education: Bachelor's Degree

Experience: 3 years

Minimum Knowledge: Requires advanced knowledge of a specialized or technical field or a thorough knowledge of the practices and techniques of a professional field.

Education Requirements: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.

Experience Requirements: Minimum of two years experience in long term care nursing, including above average performance in a charge role.

Experience Desired: Prior nursing management experience preferred.

License Requirements: Valid RN license in New York State.

Certification Requirements: Valid BLS certification in New York State; some units may require valid ACLS certification.