Nurse Manager – Pediatric ICU

Penn State Health
Hershey, Pennsylvania · 08/15/2017



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Job Description

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Day

If you would like additional information, please contact Tina at tfitzgerald@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or (717) 531-6270

Nurse Manager – Pediatric ICU

JOB SUMMARY:

The RN, Nurse Manager of our 18 bed PICU will be responsible for evaluating, providing and improving nursing services for patients through efficient and effective planning, directing, coordinating and controlling of material and human resources. Participates in establishment and interpretation of philosophy, policies, objectives, procedures and lines of authority. Evaluates nursing service needs relative to the needs of patients. Maintains effective standards of patient and nursing care. Promotes the professional growth of all nursing service employees by providing opportunity for staff development programs, counseling and guidance program, opportunity for additional experience and encouraging advanced study. Selects candidates for vacant positions under his/her area/s of responsibility. Explains, interprets and enforces hospital standards and policies. Reviews performance requirements designated to each nursing position and update or make changes as necessary. Evaluates the work performance of the nursing employees under his/her direction.

The Penn State Health Children’s Hospital is an ultramodern facility designed around the principles of family-centered care.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a Master’s Degree in Nursing required.
5 years clinical experience required.
Progressive leadership experience required.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/ Disabled.

Union:Non Bargained

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