Located in a fast growing city in the Mid-Atlantic region of the country is a 200-bed, non-profit, community hospital, part of a 3-hospital health system. This hospital offers a full range of centers of excellence and services, including Surgical Care, a Heart, and Vascular Center, an Endoscopy Center, and a Family Birth Center.
Position Focus Director of Stepdown Unit
Ensures the Step-Down Unit standard of patient care services is consistent with identified unit needs and organizational goals.
This newly renovated 36-bed unit provides intermediate care during a patient’s transition between critical care and med/surg units.
Patients’ come to this Unit from a variety of areas in the hospital including medical ICU, post-op, and cardiology.
The Director of the Stepdown Unit oversees 40FTEs including Clinical Managers; this position reports to the Senior Director of Critical Care.
The unit boasts a strong and supportive medical team, high patient satisfaction scores, and a high retention rate among the RNs.
Requirements Director of Stepdown Unit
RN with a BSN preferred; Master’s degree is a plus.
3-5 years of nursing experience required.
Some combination of leadership experience in roles such as Supervisor, Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Manager, or Nurse Manager is required.
Certification in a clinical nursing specialty is a plus.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Vickie Adams
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