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Job ID: NUR00R8A
Location: Jacksonville, NC
Status: Full-time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description


The Emergency Department Nurse Manager organizes and directs the work of Nursing Units and programs; coordinates staff to assure that effective nursing services are provided in a patient and family centered care environment and that quality standards are met. The function of the nurse manager is to create and maintain an environment that supports employee and provider engagement and promotes trust within the identified unit or units.

Essential Functions of the Job:
1. Supports and promotes safe, efficient, and patient centered nursing care.
2. Supervises other management team members as appropriate in the role(s) of Clinical Coordinator and/or Assistant Nurse Manager.
3. Manages staff to effectively educate, train, evaluate, motivate, delegate and monitor their performance.
4. Provides oversight for the maintenance and recording of payroll records for area(s) of responsibility.
5. Role model and holds employees accountable for the Code of Conduct.
6. Ensures regulatory and organizational compliance in an ethical workplace.
7. Demonstrates effective time management, ability to manage multiple projects and meets identified deadlines.
8. Promotes trusts and employee engagement through effective and timely communication strategies.


Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Associates Degree required, Bachelors Degree preferred.

3-5 years clinical experience with past management experience preferred.

Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations: 
Current, unencumbered North Carolina or compact state RN license.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills: 
Excellent leadership, decision making, and communication skills essential. Strong clinical background in Emergency Department required.
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