RN Unit Director - 8 West - Med/Surg PCU

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

 

You’re an accomplished nurse and a talented leader. Step up and join the extraordinary nurses providing extraordinary at Carilion Clinic, a Joint Commission-accredited network that includes seven hospitals, two of which are Magnet® designated; multi-specialty physician practices; and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

 

A regional leader based in Roanoke, Virginia, we have been honored with the Beacon Award, recognized for renowned nursing research, and nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, shared decision-making, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

 

Provides day to day leadership for successful implementation of goals and objectives for a department.  Responsibilities include daily throughput of unit, patient experience rounding, employee rounding for engagement, quality monitoring of unit, planning of budget and managing expenses.

 

Communicates, organizes, prioritizes, leads, facilitates, coaches and problem solves with reporting staff to ensure that goals and objectives are met. (Quality, Patient Experience, Employee Engagement, and Throughput)

 

Works with other department leaders to carry out new health care services and performance improvement initiatives.  Positively and appropriately represents Carilion Clinic at public and professional meetings.

 

May provide direct patient care or assist employees in overall care of patients.

 

Works closely with staff, peers and service line management in the implementation of strategies critical to the success of the service line and organization.  Communicates directly with physicians, clinical leaders, senior managers, other departmental personnel, patients and their families.  Provides supervision and direction to department staff.  Must be versatile and flexible in leadership/management skills and work schedule. Responsible for compliance with applicable licensure and accrediting standards.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing.  BSN required.  

Experience: 3-5 years supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Licensure: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  AHA BLS-HCP required.  Licensure and/or certification in medical or management related discipline preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, team leadership, priority setting and work competency skills.  Promotes a respectful, inclusive culture of service excellence. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health must possess ability to appropriately handle/restrain patients who may be disruptive and/or physically violent. 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 

Requisition Number: 22003 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: 24 hour accountability
Recruiter: DANA E JOHNSON 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4006 
Recruiter Email: dejohnson@carilionclinic.org 

 

ABOUT CARILION:
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 
 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 
 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
 

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 

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