Job Description

Extended Job Title
Nurse Mgr CHC - H98692

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691502 - Psych PAMIO Inpatient Facility

Position Description
Supervises and delegates nursing care to members of the health care team. May perform care based on staffing needs. Functions within legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates patient care services. Individual(s) in this position generally assist the Assistant Director of Nurses. Provides supervision and direction to subordinate nursing staff to ensure a safe, efficient, and professional environment.

Requisition ID
16439BR

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
* Makes daily assignments as appropriate and ensures all daily assignments are accomplished.
* Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care.
* Monitors nursing processes to determine the physical and mental health status and needs of patients.
* Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR.
* Administer or assist with administration and documentation of medication.
* Support the goal of the unit by attending meetings and sharing the information with the staff in regular staff meetings.
* Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities.
* Ensures nursing staff are properly trained and supervised to perform job functions.
* Ensures EMR training is conducted for all nursing employees.
* Performs investigation of accidents/injuries and generates Occurrence Reports for unexpected outcomes.
 
Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
* ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
* KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
* INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
* VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
* BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Amarillo

Preferred Qualifications
Basic computer skills.  Previous specialty/subspecialty experience in area where applying. Master's degree in Nursing preferred.

Campus
HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department
Psych PAMIO Inpatient Facility

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Professionals

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned.

Shift
Evening

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education:+ Graduate from an approved accredited nursing program.
+License/Certification:+ * Current license as a Registered Nurse as approved by the Texas Board of Nursing or have the ability to transfer RN license to Texas. * CPR certified. * ACLS certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire. +Experience:+ At least four years related experience.

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