Nursing Supervisor - Pedi Urgent Care/ Island Pedi Urgent Care Job
UTMB Health - Galveston, TX

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Job Title: Nursing Supervisor - Pedi Urgent Care/ Island Pedi Urgent Care
Job ID: 33064
Location: Galveston
Business Unit: CACLN
Full/Part Time: Full-Time (40 hours)
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Min Qualifications

Graduation from an approved nursing program
RN - registered nurse with a License/valid texas permit and
4 years of clinical experience including 2 years as a charge nurse

Job Description:
The Nursing Supervisor is responsible and accountable for directing and facilitating the flow of patient care activities of the department/area.

Work Schedule

Evening position; generally 2-11 shift with rotating weekends and then some days in Texas City Clinic; Supervisor expected to balance and cover.

Salary Range

The salary range for this position is from $65,520 to $98,280 annually, Commensurate with experience.

This position is a band code: NS23

Specific Job Related Duties

JOB SUMMARY:
The Nursing Supervisor is responsible and accountable for directing and facilitating the flow of patient care activities of the department/area.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
¿ Supports and assists with the development and actualization of the department's/area's goals (strategic plan).
¿ Coordinates and directs the department's/area's patient care operations for an assigned shift.
¿ Competently provides care appropriate to age and specialty of the patient as defined by the department.
¿ Manages personnel effectively, and analyzes workload and skill requirement to meet care needs for assigned shift.
¿ Promotes and practices cost containment.
¿ Practices and promotes patient/family advocacy and assists with maintenance of ethical procedure.
¿ Practices and promotes positive peer and guest relations.
¿ Participates in and promotes quality improvement and nursing research activates.
¿ Functions as a leader.
¿ Actively participates in and promotes the development of self and others.
¿ List all essential job functions, responsibilities, activities, and tasks.
¿ Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure.

MARGINAL OR PERIODIC JOB FUNCTIONS:
¿ Performs related duties as required.

REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
RN with Associate's degree in nursing and four years of clinical experience, including two years as a charge nurse. Current license or valid permit to practice professional nursing in Texas.

EQUIPMENT:
Standard patient care equipment, related supplies, and mechanical devices. Standard office equipment.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/Business Unit OF POSITION:
¿ Work environment is located in a comfortable indoor area.
¿ Conditions such as noise, odors, cramped workspace and/or fumes could sometimes cause discomfort.
¿ Moderate to extreme physical effort may be required such as walking, standing and lifting materials, equipment, objects, and/or patients.
¿ Occasional lifting may be heavy and awkward, over 50 lbs.
¿ Vision, hearing, talking, and sense of touch abilities must be adequate enough to enable one to quickly and accurately perform tasks such as: reading small print, reading from monitoring equipment, defining details, sending and receiving clear and accurate verbal communication.
¿ Frequent periods of concentrated or focused attention will be needed to interpret visual, auditory, and sensory inputs.
¿ Shift work may be required.
¿ Alertness and careful attention to detail will be required to avoid injury.
¿ May be exposed to such occupational hazards as communicable diseases, radiation, chemotherapeutic agents, and disoriented or combative patients.
¿ May be required to be on standby and work extended shifts in situations deemed necessary by a designated Executive Director and/or Nursing Director.

OTHER:
Specific job requirements or physical Business Unit of some positions allocated to this classification, may render this position security sensitive, and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215, Texas Education Code.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution which proudly values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.