Assistant Nurse Manager PCU Clinical Observation Unit FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/24/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    10/24/2020
  • Job ID:
    20020737
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

Assistant Nurse Manager PCU Clinical Observation Unit AdventHealth WINTER PARK

 

Location Address: 200 Lakemont Ave, Winter Park, FL

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth WINTER PARK 

  • Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years

  • Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness

  • Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the AdventHealth Orthopaedic Institute

  • Unit Highlights: The AdventHealth Winter Park PCU Clinical Observation Unit is a 16 bed observation unit that acts a bridge between the ED and inpatient setting. The average patient stays on the unit for 30 hours or less where they either discharge from the hospital or transfer to an inpatient unit. Our primary focus is on throughput, patient flow and enhancing the patient experience. The RN will be responsible for caring for patients up to a PCU level with varied disease processes including chest pain, stroke, pneumonia, heart failure, renal disease and more. Every shift is different than the last which creates a constant learning environment. This is a fast paced (critical care/PCU) environment for the energetic and ambitious healthcare provider.



Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Day, 3/12s, 7p-7a

 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  1. Lead the Employees – Has a working knowledge of performance expectations for all employees on the unit.
    • Monitors performance of the staff and report’s findings to the nurse manager or takes corrective action for improvement as appropriate. Uses independent judgment to make recommendations to supervisor/manager regarding:
  • Applicant selection for interview and input into the hiring process after actively participating in the interview process. 
  1. Performance Improvement - Demonstrates familiarity with the performance improvement model of the organization. 
  • Support performance improvement activities on the unit through problem identification, assessment, data gathering, change implementation, and evaluation of outcomes.
  1. Critical Thinking – Utilizes critical thinking skills in the performance of their duties as an ANM
    • Supports the planning, organizing, and leading of the unit through application of critical thinking skills
  2. Business of Healthcare Delivery – Utilizes a working knowledge of health care economics and healthcare public policy as it applies to the delivery of patient care
    • Understands the broad impact of reimbursement on the delivery of patient care services, including but not limited to Medicare, Managed care, Medicaid, third party providers, challenges to current health care policies, and key legislative initiatives at the local, state, and national level.
  3. Technology – Demonstrates an understanding of the technology utilized on the unit.
    • Is highly knowledgeable in the supply and medication management systems of the unit
 

Qualifications
What Will You Need:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Associate’s degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • Specific experience as delineated by the unit of employment (see competencies)
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) or Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN)
  • Prior management experience
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
  • BLS certification
  • Advanced Life Support certification (ACLS, PALS, NRP) per specialty/unit requirements
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • Professional certification
 
Job Summary:

The ANM is a registered professional nurse who supports the Nurse Manager or Director in overall operations of their assigned unit.  Is able to demonstrate critical thinking skills, creativity, and has the knowledge to manage resources to achieve quality performance, positive employee relations, and compliance with hospital guidelines. The ANM is skilled in coaching, mentoring, and leading a professional and technical team in the delivery of services to our patient population. The ANM assures quality of care is delivered to our patients and demonstrates effective stewardship of scarce resources. Is supportive of change activities on their unit and works to assure implementation of change that may occur.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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