Our client is a not for profit, Magnet re-designated, faith-based community and academic health system in the Midwest. They have an opportunity for an experienced Nurse Manager to lead the Neonatal Intensive Care and Intermediate Care Units at their children’s hospital. The program was recently acclaimed by the US News and World Report.
Our Ideal Candidate will have:
Experienced Nurse Leadership with a focus on staff development.
The Ability to build and sustain effective and collaborative relationships among the staff and between disciplines in the Units.
Position Focus NICU/NIC Manager
Reports to the Director of Patient Care Services and is supported by a team of clinically strong
The level III NICU and NIC has 55+ beds, in all private rooms.
Accountable for coordinating treatment planning, scheduling and assessment of Neonatal ICU and Intermediate Care Unit.
Ensure that there is an appropriate level of nursing staff for continually fluctuating patient numbers / workload.
Provide staff leadership to ensure effective and safe nursing care that meets productivity standards.
Organization and Community
This healthcare organization is the largest employer in the area, with an outstanding reputation locally and in the region.
The hospital is highly family-centered, offering amenities and thoughtful consideration of patients and families in all aspects of care and service.
Located in a mid-sized town on a river, featuring a revitalized downtown area with restaurants and nightlife, warehouses converted to lofts, a minor league baseball team, easy commuting, and suburban and farm living options nearby.
Requirements NICU/NIC Manager
BSN required; Master’s degree is preferred.
At least 3 years of experience in a nursing leadership role; neonatal clinical experience is preferred; other related clinical backgrounds will be considered.
National certification in Nurse Management/Leadership recommended to be attained within 2 years of employment.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Lucia Cox
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