Supervisor Critical Care MICU
Location:
Wichita , Kansas
Posted:
November 22, 2017
Reference:
00323-17801
Position Summary: The Assistant Nurse Manager provides leadership through collaboration with the Nursing Manager of the Department in planning, organizing, coordinating, monitoring, and evaluating the care provided for patients in the unit. Responsibilities include fiscal, human resource, risk management, and operational functions. The Assistant Nurse Manager contributes to strategic planning and program development and maintains 24 -hour accountability. The Assistant Nurse Manager performs delegated duties and functions within the philosophy and overall scope of responsibility.
Qualifications:
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification:

Current Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN)

Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy

Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, as specified in policy

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course within allotted time frame, as specified in policy

For ANMs in MICU - NIH

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification:

For ANMs in MICU - CRRT
For ANMs in SICU - TNCC, CRRT, NIH

Required Education or Experience:
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

Preferred Education or Experience:

None

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including, but not limited to, administering treatments and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providing education to patients and/or significant others

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively

Possess personal computer skills

Ability to multi-task, delegate and prioritize

Possess problem solving and critical thinking skills

Ability to collaborate with other health care providers

Ability to educate patients and/or significant others

Follows and maintains current evidence based and research driven nursing practices and quality measures including but not limited to:

VAP prevention and implementation of VAP bundle

Skin & Wound Care including prevention of pressure wounds

Meeting & Exceeding Core Measures as determined by National Standards

Proactive care to reduce Catheter Acquired UTIs

Protecting patient safety and being cognizant of Fall Risk and interventions to prevent falls

Utilizing restraints safely as per hospital policy

Display competence in the following (may be unit specific - training provided during orientation):

Interpreting EKG rhythms

Vasoactive and Cardiac IV medications

Ventilator management

MediTech documentation including visual flow sheet

Arterial and Venous blood draws

Obtaining 12-lead EKGs

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

None

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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