MultiCare Health System Nurse Manager- Covington Surgical Services in Covington, Washington

The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at POSITION SUMMARY: The Nurse Manager is responsible for the coordination of the overall operations of an assigned unit(s) to include the provision of resources and an environment that facilitates optimal, cost efficient patient care delivery. This position defines and monitors the standards of patient care and nursing practice, ensures availability and appropriate utilization of needed human and material resources, supports collaboration between nursing, physicians, and other disciplines to achieve desired patient outcomes. Major decisions are subject to the review and approval of the Clinical Director. This position requires extensive internal and external contacts. Internal contacts are with all levels of staff and management. External contacts include physicians, physician office staff, outside health care providers and organizations, vendors, and management from other health care facilities and agencies. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Five years of clinical experience in professional or technical role/function 3 years of experience in a supervisory or lead capacity Consideration may be given to internal candidates not meeting the minimum qualifications EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Minimum of a bachelor's degree or 4 yrs. experience in lieu of degree will be considered Master s degree preferred Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington LEAD THE SURGICAL SERVICES TEAM OF OUR BRAND NEW HOSPITAL, WHICH IS SCHEDULED TO OPEN IN EARLY 2018. Employer's Job# 50450 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.