Job Description

Extended Job Title
Nurse Manager H97506

Requisition ID
14234BR

Work Location
Lubbock

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus
HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department
RMF - Ward

Position Description
Supervises and delegates nursing care to members of the health care team. May perform care based on staffing needs. Functions within legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates patient care services. Individual(s) in this position generally assist the Assistant Director of Nurses. Provides supervision and direction to subordinate nursing staff to ensure a safe, efficient, and professional environment.

Major/Essential Functions
* Monitors communication of patient data using Electronic Health Record to support decision-making for delivery of optimal patient care.
* Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR.
* Supports the goal of the unit by attending meetings and sharing the information with the staff in regular staff meetings.
* Develop and insure nursing standards are met.
* Approves schedules to maintain adequate nursing staff.
* Maintain documentation and records.
* Participate in the disciplinary process when indicated.
* Respond to emergencies




Occasional Duties

Other duties as assigned by supervisor.



Required Qualifications
+Education:+ Graduate from an approved accredited nursing program.
+License/Certification:+ * Current license as a Registered Nurse as approved by the Texas Board of Nursing or have the ability to transfer RN license to Texas. * CPR certified. * ACLS certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire. +Experience:+ At least four years related experience.


Preferred Qualifications
Basic knowledge of excel and word.

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference
Professional License/Certification
Recommendation/Referral


Job Type
Full Time

Pay Basis
Monthly

Minimum Hire Rate
4750.00 (Negotiable -- Salary commensurate upon experience and qualifications )

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required
None

Shift
Night

Grant Funded?
No

Job Group
Professionals

Removal Date
06/07/2019

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