Nurse Manager - Special Care Nursery

Lahey Clinic   •  

Beverly, MA

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 36 days ago

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Job Description

Welcome To

Beverly Hospital is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, homecare services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receivethe best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy.

We are seeking a Nurse Manager with at least 5 years of NICU/SCN experience, as well as leadership experience. The most qualified candidate will possess a Masters Degree in addition to a BSN, and will be able to demonstrate a track record of positive leadership.

The Nurse Manager maintains 24-hour accountability for the clinical and management functions, as well as monitoring and evaluation activities pertinent to the operation of the department. Emphasis is on the supervision of the staff who are providing direct patient care through the nursing process. Care is rendered to age-appropriate populations on each patient care unit. He/She is responsible for maintaining established standards, managing and coordinating the care and services provided by ancillary and other professional personnel. This position is responsible for maintaining ongoing collaborative and collegial relationships withMedical Staff, clinical and support departments. The Nurse Manager demonstrates clinical skill and competence as necessary.

The Special Care Nursery (SCN) is a twelve-bed level IIB unit that provides care for high risk newborns who were born prematurely or with medical complications. Patients in the SCN include both infants born at Beverly Hospital and transfers in following treatment at tertiary care facilities. The SCN Registered Nurses and Board Certified Neonatologists provide care for infants 32 weeks gestation or greater who require the following clinical care: frequent observation; cardiorespiratory monitoring; oxygen therapy; intravenous hydration and medications; gavage feedings blood transfusions and/or exchange transfusions. As a Level IIB nursery, the SCN can care for infants who require respiratory support including Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP). Special procedures include lumbar puncture, umbilical vessel catheterization, endotracheal intubation, mechanical ventilation, chest tube insertion, and emergency resuscitation. Infants requiring intubation and mechanical ventilation, emergent neonatal surgery, or pediatric subspecialty consultation not available at Beverly Hospital are transferred to a tertiary care center after stabilization.

Free Parking, no shuttles needed!!!

  • Paid Time OFF or (PTO)
  • Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B

Scheduled Hours

40 hours per week, exempt, day shift.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:


BSN required.

Masters degree preferred.

Minimum of 5 years experience in Special Care Nursery specialty.

Previous leadership experience required.

Experience in Level II or Level III NICU.


Certification/License:


Current Massachusetts license as RN. BCLS and NRP.