RN Nurse Manager Med Surg

Health First   •  


Industry: Misc. Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 374 days ago

The Nurse Manager will be fully engaged in providing Quality / No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by demonstrating leadership as a member of the Nursing Management Staff. The nurse manager is delegated the authority and autonomy for assessing all planning and directing of unit functions to include evaluating patient care on a 24-hour basis on a specific unit.


Primary Accountabilities

  • Maintains current knowledge and skill in clinical practice and management.
  • Assumes 24-hour accountability for unit activities, including responsibility for 24-hour staffing plan.
  • Serves as role model for all unit staff by setting an example of high standards in conduct, attitude, performance and patient/family relations.
  • Responsible for compliance with unit quality assurance and patient safety goals, guidelines of accrediting and regulatory agencies, unit standards of care and practice, and organizational policies and procedures. 
  • Maintains an environment conducive to optimum safety for patients, visitors and staff.
  • Conducts and documents associateeducation, performance appraisals, and disciplinary action for individuals as indicated.
  • Responsible for positive patient satisfaction scores for the unit. 
  • Ensures compliance with budget expectations and corporate financial goals.



  • Current Florida RN license.
  • Current AHA BLS.
  • Previous nursing management experiencepreferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years acute care clinical experiencepreferred.
  • Specialty certification in area of expertise or in Nurse Administration preferred.
  • BSN and/or related management degree highly recommended.
  • Knowledge of Joint Commission, Florida Nurse Practice Act, and applicable regulatory agencies.