Nurse Manager - Medical/Surgical, Pediatrics, and Observation Unit

Location: California - Eureka
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: R306992 (22115581)
Company: ProEnlist
Contact: April Estes    Call: 7204392609
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Salary:   Competitive
Job Posted: 04/28/21

Nurse Manager - Medical/Surgical, Pediatrics, and Observation Unit - R306992 (22115581)

Position Overview & Responsibilities: 
Under the general direction of the Chief Nursing Office, the Nurse Manager coordinates available resources to efficiently and effectively provide professional patient care and services to a quality consistent with nursing and SJHS-HC standards and at a cost compatible with the fiscal and other resources of SJHS-HC. Assumes 24 hours responsibility for the management of patient care and services in the assigned areas and delegates authority, as appropriate. Must have a professional commitment to growth, be creative and innovative, and demonstrate competency in interpersonal communication, leadership ability, and problem-solving skills.


Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: 

  • Ability to ensure patient confidence and comfort. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers, employees, physicians, or organizations. 
  • Reads and comprehends written instructions, able to interpret medical orders, correspondence, memorandums, and medical records. 
  • Applies deductive and common sense reasoning ability to problem solve on a frequent basis. 
  • Capable of gathering data and making sound, mature decisions; ability to assess internal and external environment and make appropriate managerial changes based on those assessments. 
  • Ability to coordinate, organize and manage multiple projects.
  • Computer skills.
  • Ability to set priorities and manage time effectively.
  • Ability to think and act independently with minimal supervision.


Qualifications: 

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing school or program. [link removed]
  • Three (3) years previous clinical experience as staff nurse in comparable acute care unit and facility and three (3) years previous health care managerial experience.
  • State of California Registered Nurse required.
  • Current CPR certification required.