An exciting opportunity for an Acute Pediatric Services Nursing Manager is now available at one of Arizona’s most prestigious healthcare organizations.
This award winning Medical Center has been serving the Tucson community for over 70 years and has been recognized for its outstanding outreach programs that work to improve the lives of children, seniors and families within the area. In addition to its outreach efforts, this medical center has also earned awards for performance and compliance. The Nursing Manager Acute Pediatric Services will have the opportunity to work in one of the area's most innovative hospitals and collaborate with highly respected medical partners in the area.
Reporting to the RN Director of Womens and Childrens Services, the Nursing Manager Acute Pediatric Services will lead a fabulous team of pediatric healthcare professionals. Supporting the Manager, is a CCRN-P Assistant Nurse Manager, as well as a CPN Nurse Supervisor who oversees the general pediatrics Unit. Also staffing this department are Pediatric Critical Care Insivists, PICU Nurse Practitioners and a team of highly trained pediatric RNs. This person will serve as a mentor to the staff, sponsoring training, skills development, and performance improvement.
The Acute Pediatric Services Nursing Manager oversees the Pediatric MedSurg unit, the Pediatric ICU and the Pediatric Emergency Department. This is a large service line consisting of 33 Pediatric MedSurg beds, 12 PICU Beds and 14 beds in the Pediatric Emergency Department. The Pediatric Service line treats children ranging in age from newborns to teens and is equipped to handle both low and high acuity childhood illnesses.
This position will be responsible for personnel management, budget planning and monitoring, scheduling, systems improvement, compliance with regulatory requirements and strategic planning. The Nursing Manager Acute Pediatric Services will provide collaborative leadership for the process of planning, integrating and coordinating activities to achieve departmental objectives and maintain high quality services.
The Acute Pediatric Services Nursing Manager will serve as a mentor to the staff, sponsoring training, skills development, and performance improvement. As an administrator, the Manager will oversee budget, staffing, and quality assurance initiatives. An ideal candidate for this role, will be able to develop and nurture positive professional relationships both internally and across operational boundaries.
Located in gorgeous Southern Arizona, this medical center is close to some of the best living in the state. Known for its picturesque scenery in every direction, this area is perfect for an Acute Pediatric Services Nursing Manager who loves an outdoor adventure. With local spots for hiking, cycling and horseback riding all nearby, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy. The downtown area has a buzzing nightlife, delicious restaurants and unique art boutiques. The fun outdoor activities, delicious local eateries and great schools make this an ideal spot to raise a family.
The Nursing Manager Acute Pediatric Services will have the opportunity to work with an outstanding team of PICU Staff Nurses, Pediatric Nurse Leaders and Physicians in services of providing top quality care throughout the pediatric service line. For this hard work, you will enjoy a generous benefits package and competitive salary.