Nurse Manager
Job ID: R0028656 | Registered Nurse Leadership | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Manages the operations of patient care area(s) in the provision of nursing care to patients and their families. A transformation leader that directs the activities of patient care and support staff.
  • Manages and supports the day-to-day operations of assigned patient care area(s).
  • Supervises all nurses and support staff including, but not limited to, registered nurses, patient care assistants and technicians, health unit coordinators and related clerical staff.
  • Oversees the preparation of schedules utilizing wage and flex staff as appropriate. Adjusts according to patient flow.
  • Accurately forecasts and manages budget for the unit and ensures that any expenditures are within the budget. Knowledge of related benchmarks, such as paid hour per patient day and worked hour per patient day.
  • Develops programs that address continuous quality improvement system enhancement, streamlined processes, patience experience and overall nurse performance.
  • Ensures compliance with appropriate regulatory requirements specific to the unit supervised.
  • Ensures that the highest quality of nursing care is provided to patients and their families.
  • Develops and manages partnerships with clinicians, physicians and administrative counterparts to achieve common goals.
  • Promotes integration of multidisciplinary work groups. Manages recruitment performance team member engagement and retention activities of assigned staff.
  • Implements the UVA shared governance nursing model at the unit level, ensuring shared decision making that affects nursing practice, quality improvement, professional development and research.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $81,078.40 - $129,729.60 Annual

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing from accredited nursing program. Master's degree in related field within 5 years of hire.
  • Experience: At least 3 years of progressively more responsible experience as a registered nurse in a patient care environment required.
  • Licensure: License to practice as a registered nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia required. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required. Valid virginia driver's license required for managers with responsibility operations in multiple locations. Must have applicable specialty certification at hire or within 3 years.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.


COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

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