The Clinical Nurse Manager has direct responsibility of assigned department. The Clinical Nurse Manager assumes 24-hour accountability for directing all activities related to clinical supervision, monitors and evaluates the staffing and scheduling needs of the department in collaboration with the clinical leaders of assigned floor. Is responsible for the hiring and evaluating of floor personnel. Demonstrates the skills of clinical and technical competence, demonstrates effective critical thinking skills for problem solving and priority setting. Demonstrates competence to perform the duties of a Registered Nurse and is considered the clinical resource for the department. Uses the standard nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation for the following age specific patient population: geriatrics, adult, adolescent and pediatric. The Clinical Nurse Manager promotes an effective team environment and supports the Florida Hospital Fish Memorial mission, vision and standards of quality care. Exemplifies the principles of leadership practices. Promotes an excellent customer services environment and is a proactive liaison for physicians, employees, patients, families, and guests. Demonstrates: effective communication skills, conflict management skills, human relationship competencies, team building and families/visitors relationships. Responsibilities include the assurance that the clinical team adheres to the Florida Hospital Fish memorial Corporate Compliance Plan, to the rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies and to the st andards of all accrediting bodies.
Must be a graduate of an approved school of nursing. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse with the Florida Department of Health. Bachelors Degree required with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree preferred . Must maintain a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card. Must have a minimum of five years of nursing experience with a minimum of three years in a supervisory role.