The Nurse Manager has the ability to articulate a compelling, actionable vision for the unit/department. Facilitates teamwork and unit pride by advocating for an environment that promotes high patient care standards and implements strategies to ensure physician satisfaction. 50% of the Managers time shall be spend on their designated shift. The Manager has the authority, accountability, and responsibility for the management of patient care within their respective areas. Areas of responsibility will include nursing practice, personnel management, staff development and positive customer relations. Demonstrates sound clinical judgment and appropriate decision making abilities that take into consideration evidenced based practice. Thoroughly understands and monitors financial performance of the unit/department.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
Bachelor degree in nursing.
If bachelor degree not in nursing applicant must possess MSN.
Advanced certification in field of specialty preferred.
A minimum of two years clinical experience in an acute pediatric setting, previous management experience preferred.
Current permit or license to practice professional nursing in Texas
Internal Number: 38297
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Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community.