The National Institutes of Health (NIH), Clinical Center (CC), is the 200-bed research hospital and ambulatory care research facility in Bethesda, Maryland that supports the Intramural Research Program of the National Institutes of Health. It is the largest inpatient facility in the country devoted exclusively to clinical research, and provides a full range of services from ambulatory care to critical care and special procedures. The focus at the CC on early phase and first-in-human clinical trials, and on the study of rare diseases, makes it possible to rapidly translate scientific observations and laboratory discoveries into new approaches for diagnosing, treating, and preventing disease.
We now have great opportunities to join our leadership team and contribute to our Journey to Magnet. The NIH Clinical Center Nursing Department is seeking two GS 13 Supervisory Nurse (Nurse Managers) for our Neuroscience Unit and our Inpatient Alcohol Unit and Clinic. The Nurse Manager is designated as the first-line supervisor and is charged with the responsibility and accountability for the day-to-day operations of their assigned unit. The position is responsible for developing a strategic plan to assure the availability of outstanding nursing services for participants in clinical research studies on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. The Nurse Manager will collaborate with institute partners.
The National Institutes of Health Clinical Center is located on a beautiful campus in Bethesda, Maryland just outside the Nation’s Capital. As a part of the Federal Government, we offer work-life balance and a superb Federal Government benefit package. Applications will be accepted on USAJOBS in early July 2020. If you are interested in leading a team of nurses who are contributing to some of the most important research agendas in the country contact the Recruitment Outreach and Workforce Management Office @ firstname.lastname@example.org .
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The Department of Health and Human Services and NIH are equal opportunity employers.
All positions require US citizenship. The ideal candidate will possess recent leadership and management experience, 3-5 years of Behavioral Health or Neuroscience experience in an acute care setting. Requires skill in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and decision making, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with medical and clinical staff, institute stakeholders and research participants. BSN and a MSN or MS in a related field preferred.
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About NIH Clinical Center Nursing Department
The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. The National Institutes of Health Clinical Center is located on a beautiful campus in Bethesda, Maryland just outside the Nation’s Capital. The clinically intense nursing practice environment consists of a 200 bed clinical research hospital and an ambulatory care facility that attracts research participants from across the nation and around the world.