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Penn State Health Nurse Manager, RN - Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied

R ecruiter Information: Contact Tina Fitzgerald at tfitzgerald@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

JOB SUMMARY:

The Nurse Manager, RN in the Pediatric ICU is responsible for evaluating, providing and improving nursing services for patients through efficient and effective planning, directing, coordinating and controlling of material and human resources. The Nurse Manager is considered the clinical expert on the unit and will be the mentor and collaborate with the educator for all staff nurses on the unit.The nurse managerparticipates in establishment and interpretation of philosophy, policies, objectives, procedures and lines of authority of hospital. 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.

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.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Pediatric ICU experience

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 is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

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