HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Manager, ICU Neuro / Trauma in Arlington, Texas

The Nurse Manager, ICU - Neuro Trauma is responsible for the efficient and effective supervision, coordination and evaluation of nursing care provided on the assigned unit(s). The Manager assists the Department Director in the implementation of Performance Improvement activities, hospital policies/procedures and in the financial management of the Unit.

  • Direct and coordinate the departmental function and plan for the delivery of patient care while containing costs.

  • Maintain working conditions which enhance the competence, autonomy and accountability of the employees on the unit.

  • Ensure adherence to hospital and departmental business/strategic plan and to nursing procedures, standards and practices.

  • Patient population served include early adult to geriatric adult.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Requires basic understanding and ability to utilize the nursing process. Requires knowledge, ability and judgment necessary to:

  • Exercise judgment within the guidelines of the medical plan of care, department policy and licensure practice act.

  • Oversee the supervision of personnel, which includes work allocation, training, and problem resolution; evaluate performance and make recommendations for personnel actions; motivate employees to achieve peak productivity and performance.

  • Create or assist with the development and implementation of policies and procedures consistent with those of the organization and nursing standards.

  • Promote effective communication within the multi-professional team. Demonstrate some knowledge, ability and judgement necessary to perform within the guidelines of the disease specific care of patient that are but not limited to: neuroscience, oncology, orthopedic and cardiology disorders etc.

    REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS The primary positions reporting directly to the incumbent are: RNs, PCAs, Unit Secretaries

    EDUCATION AND LICENSURE Current Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted.
    Current Healthcare Provider BLS issued by the American Heart Association required.
    Current Healthcare Provider ACLS issued by the American Heart Association required. BSN preferred. CCRN preferred.

    EXPERIENCE Recent experience at the level of staff nurse, preferably within the last two (2) years. Additional significant experience in area of specialty is preferred.
    Three (3) years of management experience preferred.

Title: Nurse Manager, ICU Neuro / Trauma

Location: Texas-Arlington-Medical Center of Arlington- Arlington (Dallas/Ft

Requisition ID: 00015-81262