Five Surgical and Pediatrics is the largest unit in the hospital with 40 beds. This unit cares for a wide variety of pediatric and pre-op and post-op patients including, Trauma, Neuro, Ortho, Urology and General Surgeries.
Provides leadership, direction, and administration of all aspects of the Inpatient Surgical and Pediatric patient care unit. Responsible for administrative functions, including strategic and operational planning, including staffing and directing personnel. Provides mechanism for ensuring quality care, issue resolution, orientation, and ongoing competency of personnel. Responsible for planning and maintaining materials, equipment and supplies necessary for employees to perform their job, and to provide competitive, cost effective service to patients and physicians. Represents the health center in all activities related to areas of responsibility. Plans and markets programs and services to medical staff, health center and community. Maintains active communication among medical staff, health center leadership, and staff.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN)
Masters Degree in Nursing, Business or healthcare related field preferred
Three years clinical nursing experience
Two years management experience preferred
Current Kansas registered nurse license.
Basic Life Support certification will be accepted from either American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Health Care Provider, or Basic Life Support (American Heart Association-Health Care Provider), or successfully completes within the first 90 days of employment
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Compensation and Extraordinary Benefits Package
About Salina Regional Health Center
Salina Regional specializes in the good life and we believe in passing it along. Our commitment to excellence makes a difference in people's lives so patients can have the confidence that comes from getting better and stronger every day. At Salina Regional, physicians practice old-fashioned compassion, complimented with the latest technologies to make healing happen even faster. It's all about delivering confidence for today, for the future, and for the good life.
Our most valuable resource is our people. Each individual plays a critical role in contributing to patient care. We know that north central Kansans seek, and demand, the highest standards in healthcare. Our employees are passionate about being a part of the region's healthcare leader. Armed with the latest medical technology, expertly guided by capable physicians, and made human by our caring, attentive and friendly nurses, staff and employees. Every day, and for every patient, we aim to deliver confidence to those who entrust us with their care.