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Nursing Manager I, Rapid Assessment Unit, FT, Days

Company: Prisma Health
Location: Sumter
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

Job Summary
Responsible for the 24 hour management of a specific patient care unit/s, service/s, or program/s in settings as designated by the Chief Nursing Officer and/or Director, Patient Care Services. The Nurse Manager directs and supervises the functions and activities of the assigned unit/service/program: Develops, implements and interprets policies; schedules and supervises assigned employees and insures the quality of care provided to patients and families. Responsible for unit based budgetary management and human resource management. Assignment to Nurse Manager I positions is made by the Chief Nursing Officer in collaboration with Human Resources based on the number of Headcount assigned. The Nurse Manager I has an assigned Headcount of 49 or less employees.


* Coordinates the delivery of patient care for assigned unit/services and ensures the quality of patient care provided. 25%

* Develops, analyzes, monitors and revises staffing patterns for units and ensures that sufficient and properly prepared personnel are available to meet patient needs. 10%

* Performs a variety of human resource management activities to include: Interviewing; hiring; evaluating; counseling; coaching; performance planning; competency assessment and terminating of assigned staff. 20%

* In collaboration with the Director of Nursing, plans, develops and monitors the annual capital, operational and personnel budgets of assigned units and services. Prepares budget worksheets for approval. 10%

* Coaches, directs, supports and evaluates the educational and research activities for assigned staff. 10%

* In collaboration with the Unit Medical Director, develops quality indicators specific to the units' patient population; monitors quality of care using established benchmarks; and involves unit staff in planning and implementing performance improvement as appropriate. 10%

* Ensures that age appropriate supplies and equipment are available to meet the needs of populations served by unit/service. Ensures that staff assigned to unit have education and training to meet the age specific and developmental needs of the populations served. 5%

* Identifies, plans, implements and evaluates various long-term and short-term projects to meet patient or organizational needs. 5%

* Prepares, implements and evaluates unit goals and objectives. Develops, implements, monitors and evaluates personal performance objectives(including KRA's) on a yearly basis. 5%

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities

Job has direct and/or indirect supervision of employees that may include final budget authority, hire/termination/disciplinary authority, performance appraisal responsibility. Job will be considered a member of the management staff with direct reports.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's degree - Nursing

Minimum Experience

3 years - RN experience, including 2 years in appropriate area of nursing

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

Current South Carolina R.N. License (Lawson Code NLRN)

Other Required Experience

Certified in nursing specialty - preferred

Previous Nursing Management/Supervisory experience - preferred2

In Lieu of

In lieu of the BSN requirement above, a nursing diploma or an Associate's Degree in Nursing may be considered if the applicant signs a Memorandum of Understanding agreeing to enroll in an accredited BSN or MSN program within one year and obtain a BSN or MSN degree within four years.

Work Shift
Day (United States of America)


1570 Tuomey Hospital - Payroll Only

15706190 Rapid Assessment Unit

Share your talent with us! Our vision is simple: to transform healthcare for the benefits of the communities we serve. The transformation of healthcare requires talented individuals in every role here at Prisma Health.

Keywords: Prisma Health, Columbia , Nursing Manager I, Rapid Assessment Unit, FT, Days, Healthcare , Sumter, South Carolina

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