Job Description

Extended Job Title
Nurse Manager

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691502 - Psych PAMIO Inpatient Facility

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.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
*Monitors communication of patient data using Electronic Health Record to support decision-making for delivery of optimal patient care.
*Performs investigation of accidents/injuries and generates occurrence reports for unexpected outcomes.
Ensures nursing staff are properly educated and supervised to perform job functions.
*Assists with or performs exams and
procedures and documents intervention in EMR.
*Conducts departmental staff meetings.
*Investigate quality of care concerns.
*Responsible for nursing service aspects
of Quality Improvement, ORA, ATC,  and other audit surveys


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

Basic computer skills. Previous specialty/specialty experience in area where applying.

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Psych PAMIO Inpatient Facility

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

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.

Job Group
Health Care Professional

Occasional Duties


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.

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.

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