Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center (BMHMC) has a lot to offer job seekers. If you are interested in getting into, or furthering an already established career in healthcare you have come to the right place. The open positions you will find at BMHMC are representative of an organization that is continually growing and changing. It is an exciting time to join BMHMC, with the opening of the new Knapp Cardiac Care Center, the purchase of the former John J. Foley Nursing Home coming soon and new physician practices coming on board regularly.
BMHMC offers an environment full of professional challenges with the support of a strong structure and leadership team to offer guidance and direction. You will feel the power of teamwork and a culture that is focused on providing our community the best care possible.
An equal opportunity employer, we recognize that you've worked hard to acquire your professional skills and have consistently stretched your talents, drive and abilities. For qualified individuals, the Medical Center provides a comprehensive benefits package.
Responsible for the provision of nursing care to patients with multiple and complex health care needs. Responsible for hiring, training, orientation and performance management process for designated staff. Provides direct supervision to Licensed Practical Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Unit Secretaries, RNs, and other direct care providers as appropriate to the unit. Identifies and resolves unit systems operational and clinical problems which impact the quality of care delivered. Assumes 24-hour responsibility for the coordination of designated management functions on assigned shift. Serves as a resource to other staff members. Acts as a consultant to colleagues and other health team members on matters concerning patient management. Serves a s a role model to other staff and advocates for patients/families/significant others. Assumes accountability for own professional practice and aspects of care delegated to others. Practices within ethical and legal parameters of nursing.
Works primarily 2pm-10p - Varied to meet needs of department
Demonstrates nursing competence as an expert level practitioner. Currently registered by the Board of Registration in Nursing of New York: ACLS preferred, must be obtained within 6 months of taking position.
Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years of nursing experience (preferred). Previous nursing management experience is preferred.
Education: Diploma in Nursing required, Associate Degree in Nursing/ Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (preferred)