Providence Health & Services Assistant Nurse Manager - Intensive Care Unit in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a full time, night shift Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Assistant Nurse Manager to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.

Providence Little Company of Mary’s ICU offers a physically beautiful work environment that has 28 beds of which 24 are private rooms. There are two large bay rooms with four bed total that are primarily used for the admission and recovery of immediate post open heart surgery patients. Our ICU is the proud recipient of the AACN Beacon Gold Award Winner for Excellence

In this position you will:

  • The Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) is responsible for assisting the nurse manager in planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating services of the unit. In collaboration with the nurse manager, assumes 24/7 responsibility for the management and staffing of the unit.

  • The ANM manages and coordinates the unit, directs and supervises functions and activities, interprets policies/procedures/protocols, standards, and regulations as appropriate. The scope of responsibility spans all aspects of nursing care.

  • The ANM maintains clinical competence and certifications to assist the unit when required.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse (RN) License

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or Bachelor's Degree completed within 3 years of accepting position

  • 3 years of recent clinical experience in an acute care hospital required

  • Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills

  • Proven leadership ability and hospital operational expertise

  • Mentoring/coaching ability

  • Ability to serve as a role model and advocate for the professional discipline of nursing

  • Strong knowledge base or experience in specialty areas assigned

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Specialty certification

  • Charge Nurse/Relief Charge Nurse experience

  • Leadership experience

  • Shared Governance experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Our ICU has thriving CV Surgery program. Implement evidence based best-practice at the bedside. Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

Nurse Recruiter: Ron Sanchez

(310)793-8065

ronald.sanchez@providence.org

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Critical Care Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 183490