POSITION SUMMARY: Under the leadership of the Nurse Manager, the Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible for daily operations of the nursing unit. Able to provide age appropriate nursing care and serve as a resource to the units’ patient population. Must be adaptable to a fast-paced ever-changing environment. A strong team player. Must possess exemplary customer service skills and demonstration consistent use of EMMC caring behaviors. Ability to communicate well with all members of the healthcare team. Must project a professional image at all times. Responsible for holding staff accountable in maintaining compliance with CMS Conditions of Participation and Joint Commission Standards. Must have a high level of interpersonal and communication skills and be a demonstrated team player. Must demonstrate reliability and accountability to team members and patients.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current licensure as a registered nurse in Maine. Baccalaureate in Nursing (BSN) required. Must obtain a Neuro/Ortho/Stroke Certification within one year.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: BLS. At least 3 years nursing experience. Leadership in a formal leadership role or evidenced by strong informal leadership qualities and skills. Demonstrates strong clinical skills. Demonstrates effective interpersonal communication skills, teamwork, and organizational skills. Effective collaborative, problem solving skills. Ability to manage customer complaints and staff issues effectively; develop and manage nursing staff competency requirements; and assist in the development and maintenance of departmental directives that relate to nursing process and procedure. Ability to complete a comprehensive age specific nursing care to the population of patients within the assigned unit/area. Flexibility with work hours and activities in response to unit needs.
Internal Number: 69324
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