RN Unit Director - Surgical ICU (SICU)

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

You're an accomplished nurse and a talented leader. Step up and join the extraordinary nurses providing extraordinary care 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.

Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. The Nursing Unit Director has 24-hour accountability and responsibility for a direct care nursing unit/area providing a vital link between the strategic direction of the organization and the point of care.  The Unit Director is responsible for creating safe, healthy environments that support the work of the health care team and contribute to patient and employee engagement. Provides clinical knowledge and leadership mentoring and support to Assistant Nurse Manager and unit staff. The Nursing Unit Director initiates developmental/performance based conversations and provides opportunities for professional growth.  Cultivates interprofessional relationships and maintain high visibility on the nursing unit. Responsible for the development of unit goals, action plans and outcome monitoring in alignment with the nursing and organizational strategic plan. Engages all direct reports in meeting strategic unit goals.  Important metrics included Quality, Patient Experience, Employee Engagement, Staff Retention, and Throughput. Responsible for planning of budget and managing expenses in alignment with global cost-saving initiatives including, but not limited to, staffing mix and supply management.

Interested candidates may email, call or text: Emily Allen, (540) 400-2778 (for text) or efallen@carilionclinic.org.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing. BSN Required at CMC due to Magnet designation.


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

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. AHA BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP based on specific work unit. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, de-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months  of hire and then maintained going forward. 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: 32138 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Variable Hours 
Shift Details: Primary D/E 8-5 with on call and 24 hour responsibility
Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN 
Recruiter Phone:  
Recruiter Email: efallen@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of 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.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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