Covenant Health NURSE MANAGER in Lewiston, Maine
The Surgical Services Nurse Manager is a Registered Nurse responsible for promoting and maintaining quality patient care through effective management of patient care services. He/She will work in coordination with the Clinical Resource Nurses to implement and oversee orientation of all staffing position within Surgical Services, development of annual competencies and oversee and report quality improvement initiatives. They will work in conjunction with the Director of Surgical Services to maximize patient care outcomes, manage fiscal responsibilities, and oversee as well as facilitate the needs of each surgical specialty.
Must be actively working on an advanced degree
BLS Certification required
CNOR, CPAN, CAPA certification preferred; must obtain 1 of these within 1 year of hire
5+ years previous surgical experience required
1-3 years previous leadership/manager experience preferred
Other Skills Required:
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills required
Highly organized, ability to multi-task
Ability to meet clinical benchmarks
Demonstrated leadership ability
Trained in efficiencies; LEAN training preferred
Ability to work well as part of a team
Ability to see "big picture"
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.