The manager provides leadership through planning, organizing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating the care provided for patients. Responsibilities include fiscal, human resource, and operational functions. Maintains 24 hour accountability. Embrace and consistently demonstrate Swedish Memorable Care initiatives, encompassing both patients and employees.
II. Position Requirements:
Current Registered Nurse license in the State of Colorado. Current BCLS certification.
Bachelor Science Nursing or Bachelor’s degree in health related field required. Masters in nursing or related field preferred. Graduate of a certified school of nursing.
Minimum of 5 years clinical experience required. Previous management experience preferred.
Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of the practice of nursing process. Demonstrates the ability to plan and provide for delivery of nursing services. Ability to recognize the needs and concerns of people and to maintain constructive relationships in dealing with them. Ability to communicate effective orally and in writing. Participates in counseling and guidance of personnel. Acts as a representative of administration for patient care. Ability to assume twenty-four hour responsibility for integration of interpersonal aspects in all patient care. Ability to assume leadership role with the health team in planning and delivery of patient care. Recognized personal responsibility in striving for innovative health care delivery which meets contemporary needs and assumes leadership in negotiating for changes in health care.
Degree of Supervision Required:
None. Individual proceeds on his/her own initiative, in compliance with the philosophy, policies, procedures and practices of SMC. Collaborates/coordinates with ACNO/Chief Nursing Officer.
Minimum of two weeks, contingent upon experience. Extensive orientation may be required and will be determined by the Associate Chief Nursing Officer/ Chief Nursing Officer.
Job Code: 03167-63348