Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
Under the general administrative direction of the Nurse Manager, the Assistant Nurse Manager, Patient Care Services (PCS) is accountable for the delivery of patient care services which supports the strategic plan of the organization and achieves clinical and service quality objectives, in a clinical unit or care delivery site. This role is accountable for the quality of clinical services delivered, for the competency and performance of nursing staff, and for designing and maintaining systems to support multidisciplinary team functioning and continuity of services within a product line, while working in coordination with Nurse Manager. The Assistant Nurse Manager, PCS also serves as a critical participant in organizational project teams and work groups at the corporate and unit level.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Demonstrated success in a clinical leadership role required.
Ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient population(s) served. Ability to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the lifespan and ability to assess data reflective of the patient's requirements relative to his or her population-specific and age-specific needs.
Demonstrated highly effective verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated effectiveness as a group leader and participant. Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multiple members of the healthcare and administrative leadership team.
Demonstrated ability to think critically, develop conceptual designs for clinical services and plans and organizes successful projects.
What You Need to Be Successful:
BSN required. Master’s degree with management coursework preferred. Incumbents are expected to matriculate in an accredited graduate program within one year of their employment and have five years to complete the degree.
Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland, or eligibility for licensure due to Compact state agreements outlined by the MD Board of Nursing, is required.