A well-respected non-profit 400-bed Southern California Medical Center is seeking a Nurse Manager of Critical Care ICU.
The Critical Care Center is a 24 bed Surgical ICU, which the nurse manager will be responsible for. The Critical Care Nurse Manager will work manage a diverse patient population ranging from trauma, neuro, vascular, medical and surgical patients.
The Nurse Manager of the Intensive Care Units will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the department. The Nurse Manager of ICU will provide guidance on nursing practice, hiring and retention, budgeting and quality improvement.
The Nurse Manager Critical Care Unit will report to the Nurse Director of Critical Care and Acute Care Services, and will be supported by a team of Assistant Nurse Managers, Charge Nurses and RN’s, with over 100 total employees. The Heart and Vascular Center exceeds national standards for care during a heart attack, and has excellent quality ratings and patient satisfaction scores.
The Nurse Manager will oversee a multidisciplinary team including: intensivists, physicians, a registered nurses, the charge nurse, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, nutritionists, physical therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists a clinical librarian and a social worker/case manager.
The medical Center has been part of the community for over 70 years, and are famous for their world class physicians and patient satisfaction scores. The Medical Center performed: 5,500 Inpatient Surgeries, 5,000 births, and saw 55,000 Emergency Room Visits. They are national recognized for a variety of their service lines, including: Stroke Care Center, Neurosciences, Pulmonary Care, Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery.
The Medical Center is part of a large stable healthcare organization with medical Centers throughout the state. The Healthcare organization is known for their exceptional work life balance, and they believe in promoting from within, which allows for endless career advancement opportunities. The Medical Center is prepared to offer a generous salary, and wide array of benefits to the right candidate.