7 days old
2017-12-062018-01-05

Senior Manager of Patient Care Services – Nursing

Hackensack Meridian Health
Red Bank, New Jersey 07701
  • Job Code
    083

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

 

The Senior Manager of Patient Care Services is a clinical role that will be overseeing the daily operations of the Acute Critical Care Areas with a focus on caring for patients in Cardiac Services, Critical Care, Emergency Department and Clinical Decision Unit.

 

Responsibilities

The Senior Manager of Patient Care Services is maintains focus and consistently ensures the delivery of a safe and high quality patient care experience. S/He will engage leaders and clinical nurses in performance improvement activities and the pursuit of new knowledge and innovation. The Senior Manager of Patient Care Services ensures that all nurse leaders, clinical nurses and team members demonstrate a strong understanding of high reliability and their role in achieving our goal of zero patient harm.

 

The Senior Manager of Patient Care Services ensures that improvement efforts are supported by the necessary education and training resources. S/He will recruit, develop and engage nurse leaders, clinical nurses and team members for their contribution to the provision of an outstanding care experience. S/He will oversee the development of short and long term goals and understands the risk, cost and benefit of various courses of action.

 

The Senior Manager of Patient Care Services effectively controls costs through efficient utilization of human and material resources. S/He will establish and periodically re-evaluate the standards of nursing care ensuring compliance with regulations set forth by the Board of Nursing, New Jersey Department of Health, The Joint Commission and the American Nurses Credentialing Center / Magnet standards. S/He will assume administrative functions relative to patient care services as delegated by or in the absence of the Chief Nurse Executive.

 

 Key characteristics for this position are the following:

  • Demonstrates the ability to develop strong and collaborative relationships with clinicians and leaders throughout the acute care facility
  • Ability to think strategically and consistently demonstrate strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong focus on developing the nurse leadership team by managing their professional development and hold accountable for achieving clinical targets and goals
  • Capacity to facilitate team member engagement by creating a positive and collaborative work environment
  • Effectively manages change and demonstrates an ongoing commitment to quality and service improvement
  • Demonstrates a passion for his/her work and the ability to inspire and motivate others
  • Creates a culture of accountability and willingly accepts ownership of goals

Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is required; Master's Degree (or in strong pursuit of completion) is also required
  • Licensure: Current NJ RN License & American Heart Association BLS certification is required
  • Nationally Certified in Area of Specialty is required
  • Clinical Experience: Prior nursing experience in the areas of Emergency Department or Critical Care is required
  • Leadership Experience: Demonstrated clinical competence with a minimum of 3 to 5 years of successful nursing leadership is required
  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Leadership and motivational skills. Critical thinking, program development and project management skills. Skilled in group facilitation and/or team building is a must!

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Categories

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Executive
  • Nursing - Management

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Red Bank, New Jersey 07701

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