Nurse Manager - Behavioral Health

Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital
San Antonio, TX
Competitive Salary
Jun 25, 2019
Jul 27, 2019
Contract Type
SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is licensed for 382 beds and has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade A. It receives international acclaim for its outstanding and dynamic kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs, setting record numbers for volume and outcomes. Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, a nationally recognized center that recently performed the world's first 16-way kidney donor exchange chain during three consecutive days at a single hospital.

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital earned designation as a Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13 and up. This program serves as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. For more information, please visit our website at and select Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital under Locations.

Why join the Methodist Specialty & Transplant Team?

  • Received the Texas Award for Performance Excellence.
  • Received the Texas Medical Foundation Gold Award.
  • Nationally recognized by Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade A.
  • We have the largest kidney transplant program in Texas and is rated among the top centers in the nation.
  • The Live Donor Kidney Transplant Program is now the nation's largest program offering more live donor transplants than any other program in the U.S.
  • Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008.
Methodist Offers:
  • Medical, Dental, disability and life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Your role:
    • Responsible to the Director, Vice President and/or the Chief Nursing Officer.
    • Facilitate, coordinate and delegate the delivery of patient care to a defined group of patients during their entire hospitalization period.
    • Responsible 24 hours a day for the staffing and management of patient care in each of his/her units, for promoting the practice of professional nursing in a specified patient care area, and for the acquisition, development, and utilization of resources (human and material) needed to fulfill those responsibilities.
    • Works cooperatively with administrators, physicians, staff, other managers and all customers of the Methodist Healthcare System to provide services, which consistently meet and exceed the expectations of their customers.
    • Assess and prioritize opportunities to improve, plan and implement effective changes and evaluate outcomes of process improvement activities.
    • The Nurse Manager models behavior consistent with the MHS management philosophy actively supports the Mission and Vision of the MHS and effectively maintains the hospital's Standards of Care and Practice.


    Minimum Education and Experience:


    • Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred, Master's degree highly preferred.


    • At least 3 years clinical acute care nursing experience.

    • 1-year management experience as full time or relief charge nurse, clinical care manager, or Nursing Administrative Supervisor desirable.

    • Demonstrated leadership skills.

    • Evidence of continued professional development.

    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office is preferable.

    Minimum License Required:

    Current license to practice professional nursing in the state of Texas.

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