Clinical Manager, Progressive Care Unit
CHRISTUS St. Vincent
Registered Nurse (RN)
490A West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Is responsible for daily clinical operations of the Progressive Care Unit. Coordinates all work and call scheduling efforts of the associates. Is accountable for all orientation and training of the associates regarding best practice process and procedures. Develops and implements best practices from across CHRISTUS Health within the Critical Care Service Line that will assist the organization in meeting or exceeding productivity, caregiver engagement, financial, quality and patient loyalty target outcomes. Establishes infrastructure required to communicate with multiple physicians and staff to meet the needs of the Progressive Care Unit. Works directly with the Clinical Director of Critical Care Services to expand and enhance all service lines as appropriate.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS St Vincent Regional Medical Center. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. He/she shall support CHRISTUS StVincentRegionalMedicalCenter's strategic plan and the goals and direction of the Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited program for Registered Nursing. BSN preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: R.N. with current New MexicoState license. BLS, ACLS and other certification as applicable to area. National certification in area of expertise is preferred.
SKILLS: Strong clinical and leadership skills and previous management experience including experience in facilitating interdisciplinary team collaboration. Evidence of such experience should include:
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 5 years experience in clinical role in progressive care services.Two years progressive management experience.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Director, Critical Care
-Bloodborne pathogen: A
Works in a clean, well-lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Multiple simultaneous activities of patient care. Must be able to handle emergency/crisis situations, prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking. Has knowledge of and uses good body mechanics. Occasionally positions, pushes and/or transfers patients or equipment. Hearing and visual acuity within normal limits. May be required to lift, push, pull or carry up to 50 lbs. Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours vary, with flexibility due to unexpected changes in schedule and emergencies.