Nurse Manager ( WS Operating Room )
Job Summary: The Nurse Manager is a professional nurse who is part of the nursing executive group, participating as a member of the System management team. The Nurse Manager performs a critical role in formulating plans that relate to quality, cost, and outcomes of patient care. Management responsibility includes system, processes, materials, fiscal, and human resources. Supporting, counseling, and empowering the unit staff are key functions to interfacing resources within the patient care delivery model. The Nurse Manager supports and promotes policies and philosophies of the Pinnacle Health System in all daily activities. As part of a well-coordinated team, the Nurse Manager collaborates with the medical staff, administration, and other support departments to achieve the patient and family-care objectives. Recognizes and promotes Pinnacle Health System's commitment to meeting the health care needs of the community.
Job Requirements: Current active Pennsylvania RN license. Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. Three or more years of Nursing experience in the clinical area of responsibility. Must demonstrate knowledge of management techniques, the nursing process, interpersonal relationship skills and group dynamics.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in a health related field or MBA within 4 years of employment. Clinical Specialty certification in hired unit. Two or more years' experience in a supervisory position preferred.