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Assistant Nurse Manager (RN) - Transport Team (Days)

Work Schedule:  This position is currently one 7a-7p, one 11a-11p shift and 1 admin shift  per week.  There is also flexibility needed in filling in for vacations and staff time off.
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Location:  Office Park (1645) 
Requisition #:  34054

 

JOB SUMMARY

Children’s Transport Team has a 20 year history with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta averaging over 5,000 transports a year throughout the southeast, one of the nation’s largest transport teams.  We have 8 critical care ambulances, 2 helicopters and fixed wing transport, all of which are staffed by our elite critical care teams.  We provide extensive training throughout the year and take emergency and ICU care to the patient.  Research has shown that specialty pediatric transport yields better outcomes for the patient.  Join our amazing Transport Team and visit facilities outside of the Atlanta area, provide specialty pediatric care and transport to one of our Children’s facilities. Works under the direction of the manager to facilitate daily operations, including patient flow, staffing assignments, safe patient care, and to promote a healthy work environment at Children's.

 

The Assistant Nurse Manager (RN) works under the direction of the Transport Team Manager to facilitate daily operations, including patient flow, staffing assignments, safe patient care, and to promote a healthy work environment at Children's.

EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or will complete BSN within 2.5 years of hire. Effective March 1, 2020 BSN will be required as of hire
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*
  • 1+ years of Clinical Nurse level 3-5 and/or management/administrative experience in a healthcare setting
CERTIFICATION SUMMARY
  • Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department specifications
  • Certification within 2 years of employment
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient)

  1. Supports environment for delivery of care.
  2. Acts as clinical resource for patient population in area.
  3. Maintains competence to provide and/or assist with clinical care.

           

DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge)

  1. Participates in educational process related to delivery of healthcare.
  2. Maintains own professional development.
  3. Fosters professional development of others via constructive performance feedback, input, and coaching.
  4. Understands and supports Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's nursing career advancement program, My Nursing Career Path.

 

ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally)

  1. Participates actively in and supports shared leadership councils.
  2. Fosters collegial relationships between team members, other departments, and medical staff members.
  3. Demonstrates fiscal responsibility in supporting budget, productivity, and resource utilization.
  4. May serve as unit leader on shift in absence of manager.
  5. Drives and effectively facilitates admission, transfer, and discharge process, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow through collaboration with physicians, interprofessional team, hospital leadership, and staff.
  6. Removes or escalates barriers to appropriate leader.

 

OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results)

  1. Participates in achievement of organization and departmental goals.
  2. Supports plans for system and unit change.
  3. Supports regulatory agency readiness.
  4. Monitors activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety.
  5. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change.
SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
WORKING CONDITIONS*
Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine.  We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values.  We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

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Address:  1645 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA  30329
Function:  Nursing - Nursing - Management


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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