Lewisville, TX
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Job Description

Title:  Manager of PCU

Full Time – No weekends

 65 FTE

Pre-covid – 46 bed unit – Medical patients  – strictly medical

Type of surgery cases – ENDO – GI lab – not major invasive.  More invasive goes to Med Surg

4 clinical Supervisors  – 2 day / 2 night

Built in 1976, This 185 plus bed full-service medical and surgical facility offering 24-hour emergency services has more than 360 physicians and over 800 healthcare associates. Our supportive environment, advanced technologies, and innovative medicines allow them to best treat you – our treasured patients – with the highest quality health care in a comfortable and compassionate setting.

Manager of PCU – The Manager is responsible for the supervision, coordination and evaluation of nursing care provided on the assigned unit(s).  The Manager also coordinates and supervises the activities for the unit, which supports the safe and efficient delivery of care.  The Unit Manager assists the Department Director in the implementation of Performance Improvement activities, hospital policies/procedures and in the financial management of the Unit.

Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Participates in hospital or departmental performance improvement activities.
  • Interviewing and hiring nursing staff.
  • Scheduling nursing staff.
  • Clinical resource for the Nursing Unit.
  • Serves as an advocate for nursing staff.
  • Evaluating staff performance.
  • Discipline, counseling and staff development.
  • Participates in financial management of the assigned unit.
  • Participates in financial planning/budgeting for the assigned unit.
  • Plans and conducts staff meetings.
  • Plans and coordinates unit related in-services.
  • Manages clinical activities on assigned unit, assuring age specific standards are maintained by staff as well as manager.
  • Maintains 24-hour accountability for the direction, supervision, coordination and evaluation of activities and services of the assigned unit.
  • Seeks opportunities to improve department or interdepartmental processes.

Education:

BSN REQUIRED

MSN – Preferred

Experience:

2-3  Years of management experience in Healthcare

 Minimum of  3 – 5 years of nursing practice in PCU

 

Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

Current Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted.

 BLS issued by the American Heart Association required

 ACLS issued by the American Heart Association – Within 6 Months of Hire

Advanced Nursing Certification – Within 6 months of hire 

 

 

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