Catholic Health Initiatives Assistant Nurse Manager, Pulmonary, Jewish Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Assistant Nurse Manager, Pulmonary, Jewish Hospital
Days, Full Time, 7A-7P
major focus of this position is the supervision of the patient care
environment; supporting the care team and the work of the Nurse Manager/Director.
customers include the staff, physicians, patients/families and other members of
the health care team.
a member of the leadership team, monitors and maintains clinical standards of
care; maintains accountability for the assurance of appropriate staffing
resources and provision of quality, evidence-based patient care.
as and represents Unit leadership when the Nurse Manager/Director is
knowledge of and delivers care in accordance with the Kentucky Nurse Practice
Act. Functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team.
in maintaining staff competencies through education, mentoring and role
the Nurse Manager/Director in interviewing and making hiring decisions;
training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising
performance; rewarding and mentoring/coaching employees; addressing complaints
and resolving problems. Assists the Nurse Manager /Director in disciplining
- Serves as the RN in
Charge of the Department and provides direct supervision of personnel
practicing in nursing service areas, makes patient care assignments, evaluates assignments,
facilitates patient throughput, and directly observes staff performance on all
shifts, including periodic weekend presence.
- Assists nurse manager
in interviewing, onboarding, mentoring and evaluating new staff members.
- Does real-time education
of staff as needed.
- In collaboration with
Nurse Manger/Director, prepares and delivers 90- day and annual performance
evaluations of assigned staff members.
- Monitors productivity
and assures that staffing and resources are aligned with patient care needs.
personnel related concerns to Nurse Manager and assists Nurse Manager with
preparing and delivering corrective actions to employees.
- Maintains unit professional
standards and regulatory compliance: (standards, competencies, certifications,
- Assists the Nurse
Manager with investigation and follow up on reported patient care events, and
holds staff accountable to approved corrections, processes and practices.
- Follows up on patient
and physician concerns as appropriate.
- Contributes to the
success of the Nursing Division by completing projects as needed.
- Teaches, monitors and
supports best practices to enhance Patient Experience.
- Assists with monitoring and data collection of
unit quality initiatives
- Assists Nurse Manager
with staff schedules, payroll etc.
- Other tasks as
assigned to support unit operations as directed by the Nurse Manager/Director
Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): Position
requires a Kentucky/ Compact State licensed Registered Nurse, BSN preferred. Bachelor’s required or working toward BSN
Experience(required and preferred):
If BSN or Bachelor’s: minimum 2 years RN
experience, 3-5 years nursing experience preferred, Charge nurse experience
If no Bachelor’s Degree, 7 years RN
experience required with a commitment to have a BSN completed within 3 years.
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER
Daily Schedule 7A-7P
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0164150
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.