TheA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and controlling the nursing operations of the Level III NICU. The Registered Nurse ensures that the unit operates in a manner that provides the highest level of care 24-hours a day, seven days a week.A Take a peek at our NICU !
Minimum Work Experience
2-3 years experience pediatric nursing required
management experience required
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
Registered Nurse and Licensed to practice by State of Tennessee
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Demonstrated leadership ability and potential managerial competency. Evidence of this includes, but is not limited to, effective communication, skills and abilities to deal well with people, ability to problem solve, confront/resolve issues, and motivate others, ability to plan, organize, and direct the activities of others.
Demonstrated clinical competence in specific area of nursing practice.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.