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Nurse Manager Progressive Care Unit

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Job ID: 66546
Location: Kinston, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Lenoir Health Care
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

Coordinates and manages staff, material and financial resources to achieve patient outcomes. Serves as a clinical role model using the nursing process to direct, provide and evaluate age specific patient care. Ensures patient care standards are carried out and validates nurse competencies. Serves as a change agent and participates in unit and organizational committees.

EDUCATION 

  • Bachelor Degree required or obtained within three years; MS in Nursing, Business or related field preferred. 

EXPERIENCE 

  • Three - five years leadership experience, including addressing coaching and corrective action issues 

LICENSURE/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION 

  • Registered Nurse currently licensed in the state of N.C.
  • Certification in field of expertise preferred. 

OTHER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Sound clinical knowledge and practice 
  • Good teambuilding and problem solving skills Supervisory skills 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, comprehension skills Basic computer knowledge 
  • Good public relations and inter-relations skills 

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

  • Possible exposure to bloodborne pathogens and airborne pathogens 
  • Possible exposure to electrical hazards, chemical hazards, radiation, toxic waste 
  • Occasional exposure to conditions such as fumes, noxious odors, dust, mists, gases or poor ventilation Use of medical/clinical equipment such as IV pumps, monitors, ventilators, O2 tanks, patient beds, etc. 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS 

  • Continuously standing, walking, sitting majority of workday. 
  • Some carrying, pushing, pulling, lifting involved in day-to-day activities. 
  • Sufficiently mobile to push stretchers, wheelchairs, carts and equipment. 
  • Visual acuity necessary; hearing and talking necessary for communication. 
  • Lift and position patients of all weights and heights. 

AGE SPECIFIC SERVED 

  • Newborn, Infant, Child, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatric 
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