Unit Manager (Gero - Psychiatric Unit)

Sheppard Enoch Pratt Hospital   •  

Baltimore, MD

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 105 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Req #: 16469

Department:

Geropsychiatric Inpatient Unit (2E)

Schedule:

Full Time (benefits eligible)

Shift:

Day Shift

Hours:

varies as needed

Hours Per Week:

40

Minimum Education Required:Job Details:

As a Unit Manager you will:



    • Provide 24-hour operational management of the unit.

    • Manage expense budget(s) of assigned clinical programs and maintain clinical environment and staffing strategy that enables the program to maintain or exceed budgeted census.

    • Respond to changes in patient acuity and census and make appropriate adjustments to ensure the maintenance of a safe and therapeutic environment of care; respond to changing program needs that meet internal and external requirements.

    • Utilize clinical expertise in the delivery of direct patient care, consultative activities, staff development, and treatment planning.

    • Participate in appropriate marketing activities, promoting effective team-building, quality improvement and strong orientation toward customer relations.

  • Supervise nursing, social work, rehabilitation services, and support staff.

Requires:



    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited nursing program and at least 3 years of progressively more responsible inpatient psychiatric nursing experience. Individuals without a bachelor's degree may be considered if they have completed a diploma nursing program and have at least 5 years of progressively more responsible inpatient psychiatric nursing experience.

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Maryland.