Job Posting: Every Connection. Every Support. Everything We Have. A true leader aims to inspire—and at Cedars-Sinai, that's exactly what our Nurse Managers do. They've got a strong combination of clinical skills, management abilities, and professionalism, and they devote every ounce of their hearts to all that they do here. This culture of passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it's one of the many reasons we've earned a four-time Magnet designation. So if you're interested in leading an exceptional team at a world-class, 852-bed teaching and research facility, we invite you to bring your talents to Cedars-Sinai. Come discover for yourself why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals. Summary of Essential Job Duties: Under the leadership of the Nurse Manager/Associate Director, the Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible for coordinating the daily twenty-four (24) hour operations of the assigned patient care in order to provide quality, individualized patient care and in support of Medical Center philosophies. The Assistant Nurse Manager functions as a leader and an expert professional practitioner, and assumes responsibility and accountability for the expert application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. The Assistant Nurse Manager consistently demonstrates professional skills and abilities utilizes his/her knowledge base and exemplary leadership and education skills to direct and supervise the clinical performance of others, demonstrates motivation and creativity, and serves as a catalyst for effective change within Nursing at the department and institutional levels. The Assistant Nurse Manager ensures nursing staff on assigned unit(s) perform within their scope of responsibility and duties, and ensures accountability at the facility, department and position levels, including knowledge of required clinical/technical skills consistent with the Nurse Practice Act. Nursing job duties meet requirements of the Nurse Practice Act, Title 22, Joint Commission, The Plan for Provision of Nursing Care, The Plan for Provision of Care to Patients and other regulatory requirements. The Assistant Nurse Manager ensures compliance with the National Patient Safety Goals. Additional management responsibilities include supporting quality improvement and clinical care delivery processes; staffing, scheduling , and retention of staff; safety and quality management; and participation on unit practice council. In conjunction with the Nurse Manager, the Assistant Nurse Manager assists with all processes applicable to assigned unit(s), including human resources, budgeting, staffing, quality improvement planning and educational develop programs. The Assistant Nurse Manager supervises and assumes responsibility for promoting maximum growth and development of each employee he/she supervises, supports research, participates in strategic planning, both long and short term, and assures patient advocacy.
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements: BSN required MSN preferred License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Active RN license in the State A current certificate in BLS OCN Certification Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification Experience: 3-5 years experience in oncology including 2 years in supervisory role Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the trends and forces shaping the healthcare delivery system, the provision of care, and other emerging issues in healthcare management. Demonstrated effective leadership and supervisory experience in clinical, patient, or specialty field (oncology). Demonstrated flexibility and initiative to effectively lead change efforts to respond to environmental or organizational changes. Demonstrated superior interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated fiscal management capabilities, including effective expense reduction, utilization management, and budget control. Physical Demands: Ability to work extended schedule within seven day work week including week-end shifts. Ability to lift materials and boxes under 20 pounds. Frequent need for adequated pitch and volume. Frequent need for auditory perception and acuity. Equipment: Venous Access Devices, Infusion Pumps. Medical Accessories (i.e. blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, etc.) Computer, Telephone, Fax Machine
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.