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Behavioral health psychiatric nurse manager
The nurse manager will set a goal to spend at least 50 percent of his or her time on the unit, be visible, present and available to team members and share necessary mentoring, teaching and support. This role also develops and maintains collegial relationships with providers, clinical educators and other interdisciplinary team members. He or she provides leadership and creates a strategy to achieve the best quality and financial outcomes, while enhancing team member and consumer satisfaction.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
Minimum of two years’ clinical RN experience in a behavioral health setting required
Minimum of two years’ experience in a nursing leadership position is required
Current RN licensure in appropriate state required.
Prior demonstrated leadership preferred
Understands and apply current and future trends/practice in area of responsibility
Have knowledge of regulatory and governing standards, policies and procedures; information systems and software used in area of responsibility
Experience with equipment used in performing assigned duties
Application of safety and infection control policies and procedures
Possess skills in interviewing and selection process
Understanding of budgeting, staffing, payroll and purchasing processes
Implementation of competency, feedback, development and progressive discipline processes
Experienced in teambuilding, conflict management, and possess interpersonal relationship skills
Understanding of the principles of adult learning and teaching methods/models
Strong decision making, project leadership and consultation, delegation and communication skills
Be able to assess customer needs and expectations and knowledge for improvement to exceed customer expectations
Understand the principles of change management
40 hours per week
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