Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top dozen medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Our Transplant Service Line and Medical Specialties Center has an outstanding opportunity available for a full time NURSE MANAGER. The Manager's primary responsibility is clinical administrative management of Medical Specialties Center, plus programmatic interface with multiple clinical specialty teams practicing within the Center. A significant clinical focus is the Kidney, Liver & Lung and Transplant Service Line, including supervision of the Transplant nurses who practice in the Medical Specialties Center. This manager is accountable for hiring, supervision and mentoring of staff in order to create an effective customer-oriented team. Oversight of operational metrics and quality/safety processes are included in the scope of management, as well as cost management efficiencies of clinical expenses.
This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Washington State RN license, BSN, Master's in Nursing, Health Care Administration or related field or enrolled in Master's program. Five years management/supervisory experience in a medical setting. Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing. Excellent communication skills. Demonstrates interpersonal skills in a manner which enhances communication, promotes conflict resolution and facilitates staff development. Ability to work with physicians in a collaborative manner is required. Knowledge of JCAHO, DOH and other regulatory agency standards and requirements is required. Basic computer knowledge. (Word and Excel) Demonstrated leadership abilities. Human Resources and budgeting.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.