WIH-Nurse Manager Department of Medicine

Department: WIH-OB Medicine
Operating Unit Women & Infants Hospital
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 8449
Job Status: Full Time
Shift: Days
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Job Summary: The Nurse Manager oversees and manages the clinical and operational activities within the Department of Medicine; including GI, Endoscopy, Motility, OB Medicine, Endocrinology, and Primary Care practices.  There is a twenty-four hour accountability for program manager and program planning. Initiates, monitors, and/or participates in program development, implementation, evaluations, and revisions. Sets, implements and evaluates program goals and outcomes in alignment with Women & Infants/Care New England strategic plan and mission. The incumbent defines and establishes the program goals and activities, communicates and monitors department standards, and monitors/collects quality data and develops/implements quality improvement initiatives. Performs administrative duties, such as developing budgets, managing human resources, ensuring regulatory compliance, and performing planning. Responsible for coordination of clinical competencies for all clinical staff in the Department of Medicine. Participates in direct patient care as needed. 

Specifications: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) required, Masters degree or proof of academic achievement toward a Masters degree in Nursing or related field preferred. Must have and maintain license as a RN in the State of Rhode Island. Must have two to five years nursing and supervisory experience in an outpatient setting, such as hospital clinic, health center, or large private practice. Endoscopy experience preferred. ACLS and BLS are required. Excellent interpersonal, leadership, and oral/written communication skills required. Knowledge of computer applications and database management necessary, i.e. EMR/EPIC preferred, familiarity with procedural documentation systems and national database management.

WIH Internal Posting Period: 11/18-11/24/2020