Job Title: Nurse Manager
Company: HealthAlliance Hospital - Mary's Avenue Campus
City/State: Kingston, NY
Category: Nursing/Nursing Management
Department: Mental Health
Position: Full Time
Req #: 8608
Posted Date: Oct 17, 2018
Working in collaboration with the Administrative Director of Mental Health, the Nurse Manager is responsible for the following for the two separate Mental Health Units (Acute Care and Step Down Unit) : 1) Developing and maintaining the department’s strategic plan and fiscal/resource management; 2) Facilitating quality patient care by continuing to update clinical knowledge base; 3) Providing leadership; 4) Promoting clinical competence; 5) Participating in attainment and development of qualified staff; 6) Coordinating ongoing quality assessment; 7) Negotiating, coordinating, and procuring services needed for patients/families with complex issues across an episode or continuum of care.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, currently licensed in the state of NY. Membership in a professional organization is preferred. BSN or BS in a health related field is required or presently enrolled in a BSN program.
Minimum of five years of health care experience in a clinical setting, preferably in an inpatient setting. Previous leadership and certification in related field is preferred.
Current New York State Registered Nurse license Knowledge of clinical practice, appropriate technology and practice standards for area of responsibility. Demonstrates initiative and ability to develop sound management principles (fiscal knowledge – department budget, variance analysis, capital budget); knowledge of hospital’s structure objectives, and standards of practice. Good interpersonal communication , conflict resolution, and ability to role model the core values.