The Nurse Manager is responsible for all aspects of nursing service delivery in the facility. This role assumes responsibility as Clinical Manager of PACU and is also responsible for the Infection Control, Policies, Regulatory Requirements, Quality Improvement, Risk Management Program and Education Coordinator for the facility, as well.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for participating and facilitating staff participation in nursing and organizational policy formulation and decision making; evaluating the quality and appropriateness of patient care.
Manages the transition of assigned Post Acute patients from acute care setting to the skilled nursing facility and/or home setting utilizing face to face and telephonic outreach to accomplish the goals of the Post Acute Program. Care coordination and facilitation with hospital discharge planners, case managers and hospitalist to obtain Post Acute orders for engagement.