Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Nurse Manager for the Cardiac and Vascular Center.
In this role, the successful candidate Provides and integrates clinical leadership and management of a designated unit of patient care on a twenty four hour basis, consistent with the philosophy and goals of the institution, Departments of Nursing, and clinical service; develops and sustains an environment of excellence in patient / family service, growth and development of staff, and application of evidenced-based practice.
Effectively interacts with family and patients and resolves concerns related to the delivery of healthcare services.
Promotes satisfaction of internal and external customers through effective communications.
Collects, analyzes and uses data to drive practice changes that integrate quality, safety, patient experience, and productivity metrics for excellent patient and nursing outcomes.
Promotes patient, physician and other consumer satisfaction by facilitating excellent customer service by all members of the health care team.
Interviews, hires, develops, guides, counsels, and disciplines nursing staff consistent with principles of a caring, fair, and professional work environment.
Manages the unit budget with consideration to appropriate staffing, skill mix, patient outcomes, safety and cost efficient use of resources.
Identifies, investigates and proactively responds to potential and actual risk management issues per standards and institutional policies.
Assures compliance with standards and regulations promulgated by all applicable agencies.
Provides a suitable plan for optimal utilization of resources for safe, competent, and effective patient centered care delivery
Facilitates an environment conducive to creativity in practice, shared decision making and collaboration with all members of the health care team;
Provides leadership for the unit, serving as a role model and resource for unit or service-level leadership staff.
Maintains awareness of research protocols applicable to the patient population served, assures staff awareness and knowledge of such protocols, protects rights of patients, and participates in assessment / evaluation of outcomes.
Participates in and fosters staff involvement in nursing research / evidence based practice efforts.
Participates in interdisciplinary and Partnering for Quality improvement programs and cultivates environment that promotes patient/family, physician and staff satisfaction and excellent clinical patient outcomes.
Develops and implements action plans in response to internal and external benchmarking data, problems, findings, issues, incidents and complaints.
Establishes and maintains a unit-based quality and performance improvement program consistent with the service and departmental program and organizational goals.
Serves as a support and resource for the education of health professionals
Promotes own professional growth and development in clinical and managerial roles.
Evaluates the effectiveness of education and development activities in achieving desired patient and staff outcomes.
Creates unit milieu supportive of the education and development of the nursing staff and other health care providers.
Encourages professional development of RNs along the clinical ladder.
Identifies and addresses learning needs of all staff members.
Coordinates care delivery and assignment of staff based upon identified patient care needs and clinical competency for optimal unit operation and patient outcomes.
Ensures a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to achieve optimal patient care outcomes and to further the goals of the institution.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Licensure: Current Registered Professional Nurse in New York;Education: Baccalaureate degree in Nursing required, Master's Degree in Nursing or health-related area preferred;Competence: At least 6-7 years of clinical practice in the care of the patient population served; ability to apply nursing process toward achievement of specific outcomes in an organized fashion which addresses patient/family satisfaction;Progressive leadership; demonstrated in a leadership position or demonstrates the potential for leadership competency; demonstrates ability to develop, guide, motivate, nurture, and coach others; participation in service or departmental committees;Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and creative problem solving;Membership in pertinent professional organizations.
Required Licenses: Registered Nurse License-NYS
Preferred Qualifications: Certification in relevant practice area preferred
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military or veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.