Nurse Shift Manager

Dignity Health Folsom, CA
Overview

Dignity Health Mercy Hospital of Folsom is the community hospital serving the Sierra foothills communities of Folsom, El Dorado Hills, Granite Bay, Cameron Park, Shingle Springs and Rescue. With 106 licensed acute-care beds, and a physician staff of nearly 500, our accredited, non-profit hospital has been providing exceptional care for more than 35 years. Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides surgical services including minimally-invasive general, urological and gynecological surgeries. Additionally, Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides comprehensive and award-winning orthopedic services, which include surgery, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation and specialty orthopedic care. In 2016, Mercy Hospital of Folsom was one of 12 Dignity Health hospitals recognized by the The Joint Commission as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures

ResponsibilitiesPosition Summary: Plans the overall nursing care and functions in a particular nursing unit during an assigned shift. Supervises nursing staff assigned to a particular shift. Assigns patients to available nursing staff, taking into consideration the patient's condition and the employee's skill level. Anticipates staffing needs and moves proactively to respond to them. Oversees stocking of supplies and updating patient records to ensure that the nursing floor is ready for subsequent shifts. Principal Duties and Accountabilities:

* Supervises nursing staff assigned to a particular shift. Assigns patients to available nursing staff, taking into consideration the patient's condition and the employee's skill level.

* Assesses, monitors, and educates the nursing staff on patient care. Institutes emergency procedures as necessary.

* Anticipates staffing needs and moves proactively to respond to them.

* Oversees stocking of supplies and updating patient records to ensure that the nursing floor is ready for subsequent shifts.

QualificationsEducation and Experience:

* Associate's Degree in Nursing (e.g., ADN).

* Minimum of two (2) years of clinical experience as a registered nurse.

Licensure:

* Registered Nursing License (RN) in state of practice, Basic Life Support (BLS), other credentials or credential modules may be required.