Job Description

Extended Job Title
Unit Director of Nursing - H92606

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691014 - Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

Position Description
Supervises and delegates nursing care of members of the health team. May perform nursing care based on staffing needs. Functions within the 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. Provides supervision and direction to subordinate nursing staff to ensure a safe, efficient, and professional environment.

Requisition ID
17270BR

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
Ensures nursing staff are properly educated and supervised to perform job functions. 
Monitors communication of client data to support decision making for delivery of optimal patient care.
Investigate quality of care concerns.
Medication delivery.
Conducts departmental staff meetings.
Responsible for nursing service aspects of Quality Improvement and other audit surveys.
 
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
5828.67 Negotiable

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Ft. Stockton

Preferred Qualifications
Basic computer.

Campus
HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department
Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

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
Day

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
License/Certification: * A current R.N. license as approved by the Texas State Board of Nursing or ability to transfer license to Texas. Education/Experience: * A Bachelor's degree from an approved accredited University; at least four years of nursing experience, of which two of those years are in a supervisory capacity, OR graduated from an approved accredited nursing program; at least six years of nursing experience of which two of those years are in a supervisory capacity

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