Nurse Manager

Medical/Surgical Department

Full-time position (40 hours per week).  Works Monday through Friday with occasional weekend and evening hours.  Plans, directs, supervises, and manages the nursing activities in the delivery of quality, cost-effective patient care in the Med/Surg department.  Coordinates department activities and programs with other hospital services and involved medical practitioners.  Assumes 24-hour clinical and management responsibilities of the department.  Prepares and evaluates budgets, policies, and procedures.  Develops, implements, and evaluates department goals pertaining to quality improvement.  Key role in coordination of Clinical Practice Council.  At least two years of clinical experience in Emergency Department as well as the Medical/Surgical area required.  Must be a graduate from an approved Professional Nursing program.  Must be a Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Iowa.  Current certification in Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support required.