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Nursing Services Manager - (116860)

Universal Health Services
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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The Nurse Manager is responsible for the delivery of quality nursing care for all patients on all units. The Nurse Manager will adjust staffing as necessary for all shifts as appropriate. The Nurse Manager will oversee all unit activities including, but not limited to, admissions, discharges, milieu management, adherence to unit schedule, crisis intervention, restraint and/or seclusion and relieving for break or meals. The Nurse Manager provides on-the-spot and on-going education to employees, assists the hospital with constant regulatory readiness, and participates in regulatory site visits as required. The Nurse Manager manages the Registered Nurses and Mental Health Technicians working on the unit as part of the nursing team to include day-to-day personnel issues, orientation and on-boarding of new staff, 90-day and annual performance evaluations, etc.

This full-time, benefit-eligible position works general business hours Monday through Friday; however, responsibilities will occasionally require manager to participate in special projects and/or meet with staff during evening, night and weekend hours.

Job Requirements

Education:Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing with a bachelors degree.

Experience:Requires five (5) years experience as a Registered Nurse. Require one (1) year of nursing management experience. Prefer two (2) years of psychiatric nursing experience. Knowledge of current nursing procedures, the nursing process, medications and their correct administration.

License/Certification:Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina. Prefer ANCC certification in psychiatric nursing.

Skills:Demonstrated leadership, communication, teaching and supervisory skills.

Physical Requirements:Climbing, ability to ascent and descent stairs, ramps, using feet, legs, hands and arms. Ability to maintain equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow or slippery surfaces. Stooping, bending downward and forward by bending at the waist; kneeling by bending at the knees; ability to come to rest on one or both knees. Crouching, crawling.. Reaching, extending hands and arms in any direction. Standing for sustained periods of time. Pushing, use of upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust it forward, downward or outward. Pulling; use of upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in sustained motion. Lifting to raise objects from a lower to higher position, moving objects horizontally. Fingering; to pick, pinch or otherwise work with the fingers. Grasping; apply pressure to an object with fingers and palm. Feeling; perceiving attributes of an object such as size, shape, temperature and texture by touching, particularly with fingertips. Repetitive motions of the wrist, hands, fingers or other body parts.

Talking. Ability to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word accurately and sometimes loudly.

Hearing. Receiving the nature of sounds of no less than 40 db loss @ Hz 1000, 2000 Hz, with or without correction, and to receive detail communications through oral communication and to make fine discriminations in sound such as when making adjustments on machine parts.

Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-04-02

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Nursing Services Manager - (116860)

Universal Health Services
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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