Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers•
5 - 7 years
Posted 26 days ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention.
Oncology nursing excellence is a central pillar in MD Anderson's worldwide reputation for cancer care. MD Anderson nurses are bright, motivated and caring. As a Magnet Recognized hospital, we provide our patients with excellent oncology nursing care. Our nurses have access to multiple opportunities for reward and professional growth, while still being able to balance their work and personal lives. We value our nurses, treat them professionally and provide an environment where they can achieve the utmost job satisfaction. Our values are caring, integrity and discovery. At MD Anderson, we are building a community of exceptional nurses engaged in extraordinary practice.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Nursing and five years of professional nursing experience, to include one year in cancer care. One year of supervisory experience in direct patient care activities is also required.
The primary purpose of the Nurse Manager position is to manage personnel and operations to provide safe, efficient, and therapeutically effective nursing care in the outpatient setting.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Ensures adherence to the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Texas, institutional standards of care, institutional policies and procedures, and compliance with regulatory agencies; implements collaborative efforts to improve patient services. Coordinates activities of the Center and personnel including education, staffing, counseling, and evaluation. Serves as professional role model and mentor throughout the institution. Other duties as assigned.
Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
Preferred: Master's Degree in Nursing or related field.
Required: Five years of professional nursing experience, to include one year in cancer care. One year of supervisory experience in direct patient care activities.
Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing License (RN).
Preferred: Certification in oncology or specialty practice area.
Patient care environment.