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Assistant Nurse Manager, Norton Audubon Hospital, ICU Step Down Unit, 7a-7p Full Time 9/20/2017

Norton Healthcare Louisville, KY

Company
Norton Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
8826
Location
Louisville, KY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree
AJE Ref #
579566903

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Assistant Nurse Manager is a professional nurse leader who has daily operational responsibility for a patient care area/department and focuses on safe effective patient and family centered care, customer satisfaction and quality outcomes. The Assistant Nurse Manager works collaboratively with the Nurse Manager to create and maintain a financially stable unit, and to promote self and staff development with an emphasis on evidence based practice and education supported by a Practice Governance framework. The Assistant Nurse Manager supervises licensed and non-licensed staff members and when assuming a direct care role has the responsibility to assess, develop, implement and evaluate plans of care. He/she applies his/her educational and professional experiences in the delivery of quality care and mentoring/precepting staff. The Assistant Nurse Manager ensures that the Swanson Theory of Caring and patient/family centered care are the foundation for nursing practice and that staff at all levels are involved in allocation of resources, interdisciplinary activities and collaboration.

Functional Accountabilities on the Transitional Care Unit:

* Manage multiple disease processes

* Manage Sepsis emergencies

* Manage chest tubes

* Titrate drips

* Manage emergent airway issues

* Manage neurological emergencies

* Utilize and build critical thinking skills

REQUIRED:

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One year as a Registered Nurse
*

Bachelor Degree Nursing
*

Registered Nurse

DESIRED:

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS MAY INCLUDE VERIFICATION OF EDUCATION, LICENSE OR CREDENTIALS.

Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity