Department Manager of Emergency Services

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The Department Manager of Emergency Services is responsible and accountable for coordinating the activities of, and providing clinical & managerial leadership, and clinical skill expertise for the Emergency Department (ED). He/she contributes to the vision, mission, strategic plan of the organization, and is accountable for the standards of care and practice in the areas of responsibility where clinical nursing is practiced. As a salaried Manager, this position performs managerial duties greater than 60% of the time. The Manager must be clinically competent in ED nursing skills, including ED triage. Direct patient care services are performed on an as needed basis, typically 20% of the time. In addition, the Manager possesses knowledge of CMS (HCFA) standards specific to Critical Access Hospitals, New Hampshire Department of Health guidelines, New Hampshire Board of Nursing rules, professional organization standards of practice and the rules, regulations, policies and procedures of Weeks Medical Center.

Position Requirements:

  • BSN, BS or BA strongly preferred. MSN, MS or MBA preferred.
  • Previous management or supervisory experience required of at least two years.
  • Prior ED nursing experience of at least five years required. Clinical skills must be current.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office PowerPoint.
  • Current registered nurse license in the State of New Hampshire.
  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC and Basic Dysrhythmia certifications required.
  • 12 Lead EKG, MOAB required within 6 months of hire.
  • National certification in specialty area(s) CEN required within one year of hire.
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