The Nurse Manager will plan, direct, and supervise nursing practice on an assigned unit utilizing evidence based practices in the nursing process. The nurse manager of the Behavioral Health unit will assume responsibility for the unit and unit management twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. The nurse manager of the BHU will attain and maintain clinical practice competency in particular practice areas; utilize effective communication and interpersonal skills; plan and supervise educational needs of the unit with In-Service/ Staff Development and participate in requested Nursing Administrative responsibilities.
Must possess a current NYS RN license. Three to five years related acute care experience. Bachelors Degree preferred. Demonstrated leadership ability. Three years supervisory experience desirable.