The Asst. Nurse Manager is a professional nurse who manages the daily operations of a department (s)to provide services for patients while meeting quality, legal, organizational and medical staff goals.
Responsible for promoting the efficient operations to provide effective nursing care of a designated department (s).
Manages the department independently under the guidance of an Manager.
- Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies, JCAHO and the Nurse Practice Act.
- Promotes optimum health care delivery within budgetary guidelines.
- Is responsible for department(s) on a 24 hour basis.
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
BS in nursing or health related preferred
Required Length and Type of Experience
Minimum of 3-5 years progressive management experience in acute health care setting
Knowledge of Florida Nurse Practice Act, Joint Commission requirements
Knowledge of infection control practices
Knowledge of quality improvement practices
Required Licensure, Certification or Registry
Current BLS, ACLS, certification approved by the American Heart Association
FL RN License
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.