HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Manager Medical/ Surgical Unit - FT- Days in Austin, Texas


_Unit Description:_ 3 Central is a 23-bed medical/surgical unit. The patient population consists of adults and geriatric patients with a wide variety of diagnoses. This unit provides care to telemetry patients. It serves as a telemetry overflow unit.

The unit provides a system of self-scheduling that enables opportunity for staff to choose their working days. This unit is the ideal setting for the new graduate or a nurse returning from a break, to acquire or re-acquire nursing skills in a friendly and supportive environment.

_Position Summary: _ The Nursing Department Manager, R.N., maintains 24-hour accountability for the direction, supervision, coordination and evaluation of activities of the professional practice of a nursing staff of a specialized nursing unit such as Medical/Surgical, ICU, CCU, Surgery or Women's Services. Ensures patient needs are met in accordance with instructions of physicians and the Hospital policy and procedures. Directs and coordinates the organizational improvement activities of the nursing unit. Oversees the development, review and revision of policies, procedures and practices guidelines. Is accountable for the financial operation of the department.


Required:* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing is required Preferred: BSN


Required:* Two years experience as a Registered Nurse, at least one of which must be management experience


Required:* Registered Nurse license by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners; CPR certification Preferred: ACLS Certification

Title: Nurse Manager Medical/ Surgical Unit - FT- Days

Location: Texas-Austin-South Austin Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00196-46419