Nurse Manager

Maryknoll Sisters
Oct 04, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

The Nurse Manager oversees and is responsible for the provision and quality assurance of direct care nursing services for our in- house home care program that operates throughout the Maryknoll Sisters' Center serving over 100 Sisters with a staff of approximately 30 Maryknoll Sisters, employees (RNs, LPNs, Home Health Aides) through three shifts, seven days a week. This position ensures planning, implementation, quality assurance of, and on-going communication among the various groups and staff who provide care to the Maryknoll Sisters living in the Home Care unit. This position plans/organizes, coordinates and evaluates the operational aspects of direct care services to the Maryknoll Sisters in their place of residence according to the philosophy and policies of the Maryknoll Sisters. 1. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES a) Ability to work with and understand needs of sick and elderly. b) Ability to maintain confidentiality. c) Ability to plan, manage, make decisions, motivate, lead, delegate and communicate. d) Ability to use a computer including e-mail, Microsoft Word, Excel, and ADP Workforce Now. e) Ability to interpret and translate Maryknoll Sisters' philosophy and objectives for care of sick and elderly residents, into a practical plan for Nursing Services. f) Ability to work professionally in a high-stress position. g) Ability to work with and develop a multi-cultural Health Care Team. h) Ability to work a full-time position with additional hours as needed. i) Ability to be flexible with work schedule to meet the needs of Maryknoll Sisters Home Care. j) Ability to be "on call" after hours to handle emergency calls as needed. k) Ability to see, hear, stand, move, lift, bend and maintain adequate stamina to handle patient care, rounds, and other physical requirements of working in Maryknoll Sisters Home Care. 2. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Five years of progressive nursing experience which includes supervision and administration. 3. MINIMUM FORMAL EDUCATION REQUIRED Registered Nurse - Graduate of an accredited nursing program Current License to practice in the State of New York BSN Preferred

Company Description:

The Maryknoll Sisters is an religious organization of Catholic Sisters. Maryknoll Sisters give witness to God??s love and devote our lives in service overseas. As nurses, doctors, teachers, theologians, social workers, environmentalists and more, we serve the needs of the people ?? the poor, the ailing and the marginalized ?? where we are missioned. Our mission began in 1912, when we became the first group of Catholic Sisters in the United States founded for overseas mission. Today we have approximately 420 Sisters serving in 24 countries worldwide.

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