Critical Care Nurse Manager

A top ranked, award winning hospital in the Greater Dallas, Ft. Worth area is seeking to hire an experienced Critical Care Nurse Manager to lead their team of highly skilled nurse professionals.

This hospital has been recognized on a national level for their top tier employee and patient satisfaction scores and provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient, emergency and diagnostic services to the surrounding communities. The Critical Care Nurse Manager will join a hospital that was voted “One of the Best Places to Work” by Modern Healthcare and will play a crucial role in maintaining the positive and productive work environment this healthcare facility is known for. 

Reporting to the Assistant Chief Nursing Officer, the Nurse Manager of the Critical Care Unit will provide supervisory direction for the professional development and evaluation of the nursing staff of the Critical Care Unit. Supported by a team of Assistant Nurse Managers, Charge Nurses, ICU Clinical Educators, Critical Care Nurse Specialists, ICU Techs, Intensivists, Charge Nurses, and Respiratory Therapists this Critical Care Nurse Leader will be proactive in identifying issues and improving quality patient care to meet National Patient Safety Goals and Core Measure Initiatives.

The Critical Care Nurse Manager will join a fast paced Intensive Care Service Line that includes full service Surgical Intensive Care Units and Medical Intensive Care units. The Critical Care team, including Staff Nurses, Critical Care Nurse Specialists, ICU Techs, Respiratory Therapists, Charge Nurses, CU Clinical Educators, and Intensivists oversee a diverse patient population consisting of Cardiac, Neuro, Orthopedics and Wound Care.

The Nurse Manager of Critical Care will be the front line supervisor for assigning, building and directing teams to provide care to the patients assigned. This position will oversee daily operations, including budgeting and quality improvement initiatives. The Nurse manager will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals that are trained to provide prompt assessment, resuscitation, surgery, critical care, and stabilization of patients needing intensive care. This person will serve as a mentor to the staff, sponsoring training, skills development and performance improvement in this fast paced and high pressure environment. Strong leadership experience within an ICU or CCU environment will provide this Nurse Leader with the tools necessary to succeed in this role. 

This area is widely known as a great place to live and play, the Critical Care Nurse Manager will be able to spend their time off exploring the award winning parks, shopping downtown and enjoying one of the many delicious local eateries. Sports lovers will find endless entertainment in this area as it is home to the Dallas Cowboys, the Texas Rangers and also the location of the International Bowling Museum & Hall of Fame. Given the rapid growth in this area and the low cost of living, it is an ideal place to raise a family.

The Intensive Care Nurse manager will have the opportunity to work with a talented team of Registered Nurses, Clinical Nurse Educators and support staff in service of providing top quality care to all who stay in the Critical Care Unit. For all this hard work and 24/7 oversight, this ICU Nurse Leader will earn competitive compensation and a generous benefits package