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Manager Patient Care (PCM)

Arkansas Children's Hospital

Arkansas Children's Hospital

Springdale, AR, USA
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S IS A TOBACCO FREE WORKPLACE. FLU VACCINES ARE REQUIRED. ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTIC PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS.

CURRENT EMPLOYEES: Please apply via the internal career site by logging into your Workday Account (https://www.myworkday.com/archildrens/)and search the "Find Jobs" report.

Work Shift:

Please see job description for details.

Time Type:

Full time

Department:

CC093193 Surgical Services Administration

Summary:

Surgical Services


The Patient Care Manager manages daily operations of the clinical nursing department ensuring safe and high quality patient care delivery and the effective and efficient utilization of staff, supplies, and equipment. Promotes evidenced based practice and ongoing performance improvement. The Patient Care Manager collaborates with the Nursing Director, physicians and other members of the department’s leadership team.

Additional Information:

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree Nursing

Recommended Education:

Master's Degree Nursing

Required Work Experience:

Nursing - 5 years with 1 year of leadership experience

Recommended Work Experience:

Required Certifications:

Certification specific to patient population - , RN License (AR or Compact State) - Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ASBN)

Recommended Certifications:

Description

1. Leads the achievement of hospital and departmental patient safety goals.

2. Coaches/mentors team leaders with resources and needed support for effective patient care assignments and efficient patient flow.

3. Fosters effective communication, collaboration, and accountability between clinical staff, teams, and other departments.

4. Ensures environment of care is safe for patients, families, and staff through purposeful rounding.

5. Fosters an environment for reporting and appropriate follow-up on occurrences and near misses.

6. Hires, onboards, evaluates, trains and develops staff.

7. Invests in team members through career mapping and planning for ongoing development/promotion of staff.

8. Manages department expenses and resource utilization to achieve budget and productivity goals.

9. Assists with timely completion of care, admissions, transfers, and discharges.

10. Completes ongoing monitoring, data collection, and audits to ensure compliance.

11. Leads and participates in performance improvement initiatives proactively identifying issues of risk and safety.

12. Performs other duties as assigned.