HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Manager - Med/Surg in San Jose, California
Regional Medical Center of San Jose is a Level II designated and verified Trauma Center staffed by in-house specialists 24/7/365. The hospital provides a host of technologically advanced services including Cardiovascular, Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology, along with multi-organ Cancer Care, and services for Women and Children.
Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certifications as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a/Get with the Guidelines/Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program, county designated STEMI Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by the Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence and has also been awarded several clinical and program awards from Healthgrades. The hospital has also been recognized U.S. News and World Report and the Joint Commission as a top performing hospital
POSITION SUMMARY :
Coordinates total nursing care for patients, the patient population ranging in age from 14 years of age and up. Primary patient population served include those admitted for minor trauma, acute neurological incidents, respiratory distress, acute GI disorders, electrolyte imbalance, and patients post drug overdose. Promotes participation in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities. Provides continued guidance and direction to new employees. Provides input on standards of care, supplies and equipment to nursing manager/director.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum: Current CA RN License, BLS
Preferred: ACLS, TNCC, PALS, NRP
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum: At least 5 years experience in an acute care setting.
Preferred: 1 to 2 years managerial or supervisory experience.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum: Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
Preferred: BSN & MSN or related degree
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem solving, critical thinking ability, knowledge of Nursing Practice Act, and Emergency/Trauma/Critical Care.
Minimum: Effective front line supervision, word processing/spreadsheet, time management, clinical proficiency, Title XXII, Quality Improvement
Preferred: Completion of formal management training
Title: Manager - Med/Surg
Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Requisition ID: 08385-16312