St Catherine of Siena Med Ctr
Location: Smithtown, NY
Department: Psychiatric Unit
Category: Nursing / Nursing Leadership
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8am-4pm, flexible to needs of department
DUTIES: The Nurse Manager is responsible for total patient care within a specific area in the hospital. This includes coordinating the services of all contributing disciplines and administering the nursing component of the care within the espoused nursing philosophy. The incumbent is guided by a comprehensive knowledge of current nursing theory and practice; knowledge of organization and departmental functions; policies, regulations, and procedures of the hospital; knowledge and application of principles of leadership. QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed Registered Nurse, Bachelors Degree required. Minimum 3-5 years experience in specific area. BLS certification required. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Experience in team based environment desirable. Previous leadership experience preferred. Excellent organizational skills essential. Excellent communication skills essential.