Manager Nursing Orthopedics

Catholic Health Initiatives   •  

Lexington, KY

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 38 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80

Job Summary / Purpose
This position is responsible and accountable for total unit/s operations on a 24-hour basis to include fiscal management, staff development, and resource management with the ultimate goal of achieving quality and safe patient care.
Essential Key Job Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
  • Supervises assigned professional, technical, and clerical staff of the department to ensure the quality of work.
  • Manages the workflow of the unit to ensure the delivery of quality patient care.
  • Implements and supports patterns and ensures availability of sufficient qualified staff to meet patient care needs.
  • Develops staffing patterns and ensures availability of sufficient qualified staff to meet patient care needs.
  • Works to develop and retain highly skilled and well-rounded staff including hiring, orienting, training, directing work, evaluating performance and assuring clinical competency.
  • Contributes to the effective management of the department including supplies, equipment, space, technology, policies and procedures.
  • Contributes to the financial viability of the organization including managing productivity and budgeting process.
  • Maintains effective working relationships, communication and collaborative decision making with medical staff, other departments, leaders, staff and others.
  • Assists the organization in maintaining and achieving its goals related to licensure, regulatory, and accreditation standards.
  • Demonstrates commitment to professional growth and competence.
  • Responsible for accurate and timely delivery of various reports including staff schedules, payroll, labor productivity, IRIS and others as assigned.
  • Participates in community activities on behalf of the organization.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Minimum Qualifications
Required Education for Staff Job Levels

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.

Required Licensure and Certifications

Current RN license in the State of Kentucky. BLS required.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Bachelor's degree and minimum of 3 years of leadership experience or minimum of 5 years leadership experience in the discipline or Master's Degree.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 2019-R0222584
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Market: CHI Saint Joseph Health

About Us

Chances are, you're here because you're looking for a career offering greater opportunity, challenge and fulfillment. We're confident you'll find all three at CHI. As one of the nation's largest nonprofit health systems, we offer a wealth of careers across more than 101?hospitals in 18?states. Our faith-based health system welcomes you to share in our mission of building healthier communities, whether as a surgeon in the operating room or an administrator in a conference room. When you work in a supportive environment with like-minded professionals, wonderful things happen.?

Equal Opportunity Employment

Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employement without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disabilitiy or any other legally protected characteristic.? ?