Nurse Manager - Hemodialysis, FT, Days
Company: Job Target
Posted on: December 9, 2018
The Renal Dialysis Services at Capital Health is the only hospital-owned and operated dialysis program in the area. Consisting of 28 Hemodialysis and 3 Home Training (CAPD and CCPD) stations, this pleasant, state-of-the-art facility provides acute and chronic services in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Responsibilities: Provides leadership to staff and overall planning, clinical management, patient care, budgeting and quality management for the unit, consisting of 47 FTEs. There is an assistant nurse manager in these areas who will support the nurse manager. Will facilitate unit and facility teams/committees that impact practice; integrates and links unit committee initiatives to facility initiatives. Assists in the resolution of conflict among healthcare team members, patients and families. Delegates patient care activities and coordinates unit activities. Assists staff in their professional development and in the identification of needed resources to ensure optimal patient outcomes. Ensures staff is educated on risk management and compliance issues. Interprets and evaluates employee satisfaction survey data. Understands, articulates and ensures compliance with State Nurse Practice Act, State Board of Nursing Regulations, regulatory agency standards and policies of the organization. Performs as unit leader for quality improvement process. Recognizes trends in patient care delivery and explores opportunities for improvement that are evidence-based. Monitors patient care satisfaction and supports the Forces of Magnet--. Utilizes evidence-based practice in the development of policies and procedures based on comparison data benchmarks. Articulates and acts to support JCAHO National Patient Safety Goals. Designs safe clinical systems, processes, policies and procedures. Ensures quality patient care by assisting in the management of clinical practice and patient care delivery that supports optimal patient outcomes. Advocates for patient rights and utilization of services. Documents patient care activities, evaluates outcomes and participates in performance improvement activities related to documentation. Assists in preparing, planning, monitoring and executing budgetary standards for both operational and capital budgets. Educates team members on financial implications of patient care decisions. Allocates nursing resources based on measurement of patient acuity/care needed. Serves as a role model and resource person, guiding staff in the development of clinical and leadership skills. Participates in assessment activities to determine the individual needs of the staff and the patients and overall program needs for the unit. Coordinates with the unit's clinical educator to design programs to assist the staff nurse in the progression from novice to expert. Participates in unit employee selection through interviewing and the hiring process, in addition to practices to promote staff retention. Consults and collaborates with the multidisciplinary team members to coordinate the management of patient care within the unit. Evaluates staff competency and employee performance evaluation. Requirements: Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Master's preferred. Experience in nursing supervision and/or nursing administration in a licensed healthcare facility. Should have knowledge of hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. About Capital Health: Capital Health is the region's leader in providing progressive, quality patient care with significant investments in our exceptional physicians, nurses and staff, as well as advanced technology. Comprising two hospitals (our Regional Medical Center in Trenton and Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell), our Hamilton outpatient facility and various primary and specialty care practices across the region, Capital Health is a dynamic healthcare resource accredited by The Joint Commission. A four-time Magnet---recognized health system for nursing excellence, Capital Health serves as a Level II regional trauma center, comprehensive stroke center, regional perinatal center (including a Level III NICU), and emergency mental health screening center. We also offer the region's first and most experienced Pediatric Emergency Department and most recently, New Jersey's first Autism-Friendly Pediatric Emergency Department. Capital Health takes great pride in our innovative programs, such as our Capital Institute for Neurosciences; nationally accredited Center for Comprehensive Breast Care; Center for Digestive Health; Marjorie G. Ernest Joint Replacement Center of Excellence; award-winning Cancer Center; and our Heart & Vascular Institute, which includes the region's first accredited Chest Pain Center. We offer competitive compensation and benefits that include: Tuition reimbursement Low employee expense for medical and dental insurance 403b savings and retirement program Educational assistance program Find out why our 3000 employees have chosen Capital Health. Easy commute from PA and major NJ routes. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://www.capital.attnhr.com/jobs/174763/ Equal opportunity employer. Apply Here: http://www.capital.attnhr.com/jobs/174763/ PI105848258
Keywords: Job Target, Trenton , Nurse Manager - Hemodialysis, FT, Days, Executive , Trenton, New Jersey
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