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Nurse Manager

Passaic, New Jersey
Job #: 405634
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With a strong communication and leadership style, the Nurse Manager will lead a team of dedicated healthcare professionals in the delivery of quality care to our patients, while creating a team environment which encourages clinical and professional growth. Every day the Nurse Manager will meet and exceed the needs of our patients and families. Join us as a Nurse Manager to provide compassionate care and clinical excellence in a team environment.

Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Nurse Manager at Kindred? Here are the top traits we’re looking for:

  • Compassionate
  • Adaptable
  • Motivational
  • Quick-thinking
  • Leadership
  • Collaborative

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Being a caregiver at Kindred means having the opportunity to not only witness, but to be a part of a patient’s incredible journey of recovery. It is deeply satisfying to know that at the end of the day we have made a difference.

Sarah, Nursing Manager -- Kindred Hospital - Tarrant County (Fort Worth Southwest)

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Benefits

  • Healthcare

    We offer a variety of Health Savings Account (HSA) and PPO plan options.

  • 401(k) Plan

    Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

  • Paid Time Off

    Your work/life balance is important to us. We offer our employees a flexible Paid Time Off program.

  • Wellness Program

    We offer tools, resources and support for weight loss, stress reduction, smoking cessation and making overall healthier choices.

  • Community

    Community involvement is consistent with our company's principles and with our mission of customer service and quality care.

  • Benefits and Recognition

    Our goal is to offer valuable compensation and incentive programs that enables us to attract, reward, retain, and motivate highly qualified individuals. Compensation can include bonus plans and recognition for going above & beyond.

Job Details


Description

IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a hospital setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients you treat.
You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it.  You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare.
Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve.  Join us!
Summary:
Directs and coordinates functions and activities of nursing department and assigned clinical operation departments.  Consults with and advises Administrator on the general operation of the hospital.  Develops nursing and clinical department's goals, objectives, standards of performance, policies and procedures.  Organizes nursing and clinical departments according to administrative and nursing service guidelines; ensures compliance with legal, organizational, and medical staff standards.  Has authority and responsibility for establishing, directing, and implementing the Standards of Nursing Practice and the clinical operations and financial matters related to allnursing and clinical care areas and functions.  In a Network Market receives direction from and has a staff reporting relationship with the Network Market Sr CCO/CCO.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Education:

Bachelors degree in healthcare administration, business administration, finance, or clinical specialty.

Equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may substitute for education requirements.

Licenses/Certification:

Registered Nurse in the state.

Experience:

Minimum of three years experience in healthcare administration/management.

Minimum of three years experience in hospital management in an inpatient, acute care environment.

Graduate level education may substitute on a year-to-year basis for the required experience

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