The Inova Children's Hospital at the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is seeking a full-time Nurse Manager.
Inova Children's Hospital is home to the largest, most comprehensive subspecialty neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the region. Our 108-bed, Level IV NICU cares for high-risk infants requiring specialized care and observation. The NICU at Inova Children's Hospital is nationally recognized for the quality of care provided and has again been named among the nation's best pediatric facilities for neonatology by U.S. News and World Report. The NICU is also the first in the nation to receive The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for Prematurity. This certification represents the highest level of care for premature birth patients.
The Nurse Manager supports Inova's mission and strategic plans by managing a nursing unit with 24-hour responsibility. Provides input to budget development and attainment of fiscal goals. Ensures unit compliance with quality, safety, regulatory requirements, and JCAHO standards. Demonstrates leadership traits and supporting behavioral competencies. Manages clinical and non-clinical staff, including day-to-day supervision, employee relations, and staff development. Tactical - Serves as primary liaison and information resource for unit. Oversees the provision of therapeutic care in a holistic, evidence based environment which produces excellent patient care with optimal patient outcomes. Utilizes the quality process and best practices to improve clinical operation of the unit. Utilizes JCAHO standards and nursing practice tools and research to support a care delivery system that produces quality care with optimal outcomes. Incorporates data and information to continually improve operations.
2 years of clinical experience related to the unit's scope required; previous first line management experience preferred.
Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN) required; Masters Degree in Nursing (MSN) or evidence of pursuing on a continuing basis preferred.
Licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Registered Nurse.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient computer skills.
Proven Leadership Skills and highly effective at leading a team and fostering a team environment. Demonstrates professionalism. Customer focused, with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain partnerships. Strong problem solving capabilities and can effectively prioritize. Able to serve as a mentor and resource to other RNs.
Internal Number: 33081BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.