The PICU Nurse Manager, RN of our 18 bed PICU will be responsible for evaluating, providing and improving nursing services for patients through efficient and effective planning, directing, coordinating and controlling of material and human resources. Participates in establishment and interpretation of philosophy, policies, objectives, procedures and lines of authority. Evaluates nursing service needs relative to the needs of patients. Maintains effective standards of patient and nursing care. Promotes the professional growth of all nursing service employees by providing opportunity for staff development programs, counseling and guidance program, opportunity for additional experience and encouraging advanced study. Selects candidates for vacant positions under his/her area/s of responsibility. Explains, interprets and enforces hospital standards and policies. Reviews performance requirements designated to each nursing position and update or make changes as necessary. Evaluates the work performance of the nursing employees under his/her direction.
The Penn State Health Children’s Hospital is an ultramodern facility designed around the principles of family-centered care. We are in the process of expanding our Children’s Hospital with 3 additional floors.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a Master’s Degree in Nursing required.
5 years clinical experience required as a staff nurse.
Pediatric Acute Care experience
Progressive leadership experience required.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse, RN by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.
Job ID: 6705