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Providence Health & Services Nurse Manager - Emergency Department in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling an Nurse Manager - Emergency Department (Full time/Day shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Torrance Medical Center in Torrance, CA.

We are seeking a Nurse Manager - Emergency Department who will be accountable for the delivery of high quality nursing care and for the administrative management of multiple nursing units and/or FTE's over 80 on a 24 hour basis. Fulfill all duties and responsibilities associated with the unit manager position. Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age specific patient population (e.g., infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics), and participate in related continuing education.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrate Providence Health & System – Southern California's core values of respect, justice, compassion, and excellence to customers, employees, and visitors; and provide quality service in the performance of work assignments and duties

  • Maintain established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement process, safety, environmental and infection control standards

  • Prepare budget and adheres to budgetary standards

  • Demonstrate clinical expertise in the execution of the Nursing process and directs staff in its application

  • Select, train/orient, assign department staff, evaluate performance, and make recommendations for personnel actions

  • Ensure that nursing standards and practices are developed and met

  • Demonstrate proactive leadership skills of delegation, organization, and coordination in running assigned unit; delegates these responsibilities as appropriate

  • Portray and promote effective communication on the nursing unit with staff, physicians, patients/families/significant others, and other departments

  • Establish and implement unit goals and objectives in keeping with department and hospital goals and mission. Act as liaison between Administration and the Medical staff

  • Promote a safe environment that allows for the delivery of high quality patient care

  • Identify needs, plan independently and in conjunction with others for the clinical and leadership development of staff

  • Plan for appropriate and safe staffing levels

  • Protect patient confidentiality by promoting professional staff communications

  • Supervise, institute, and evaluate nursing interventions

  • Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops

  • Provide nursing supervisory coverage for day/evening shift on assigned day

  • Attend administrative meetings and actively participate on task forces and committees

  • Maintain departmental reports and record and collect statistical data for administrative and regulatory purposes

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Bachelor's in progress

  • American Heart Association BLS certification for Healthcare Providers

  • ACLS required for employees in ICU, Emergency Dept., 2T, PACU, GI Lab, Breast Center

  • PALS required within 180 days of hire for employees in Emergency Dept., PARC, PACU.

  • NNR required for employees in L&D, NICU, Nursery, Postpartum

  • California Licensed Registered Nurse

  • 3 years recent clinical experience

About the Region you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 250605

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