Tenet Healthcare RN Bed Manager, ER, 9:30am-6pm M-F in Worcester, Massachusetts

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for providing leadership, coordination and management of personnel and assumes responsibility for hospital administration functions on the off shift. Interprets departmental policy and procedures for all personnel.

Bed Manager component includes 24/7 responsibility planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating activities related to Bed Control, and appropriate placement of patients including recommendations for nursing float pool assignments. Participates in the planning of patient care needs and coordinates patient activities with related departments. Establishes and maintains a systematic review and assessment of bed availability. Ensures appropriate assignment based on clinical need and staffing constraints. Works with other departments to assess the need for standards to optimize the utilization of beds (inclusive of pre-operative days and direct admissions). Responsibilities include administrative admission liaison, clinical resource, staffing consultant, critical care triage team member and role model for staff.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent management experience required. Masters’ degree in nursing, management, or health related field preferred.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

3 - 5 years demonstrated leadership ability in an acute care setting, which required sound clinical judgment and fiscal responsibility.

Utilization Review, Case Management experience preferred. Critical Care experience preferred.

PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:

Registered Nurse licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of MA.

BLS (Basic Life Support) required.

Job: Nursing

Organization: Saint Vincent Hospital

Title: RN Bed Manager, ER, 9:30am-6pm M-F

Location: MA-Worcester

Requisition ID: 1805040539