Minimum: Graduate from an accredited Registered Professional Nurse Program, Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing or related field.
Preferred: Masters In Nursing or related field.
License/Certifications: Current NYS License to practice as a Professional Registered Nurse.
Minimum: Three years of Acute Hospital Nursing with recent Medical-Surgical Telemetry experience. Previous management / leadership experience.
Preferred: Previous Acute Rehab experience.
Minimum: Interpersonal skills which ensure effective communication with staff, patients, families, physicians, and other members of the healthcare team. Knowledgeable in the area of management systems and processes. Demonstrated ability to establish effective work relationships in an effort to lead others in the direction of meeting organizational objectives. Analytical skills to assess departmental needs, develop, and implement planned interventions, and evaluate the effectiveness of applied interventions. Basic management competencies for the postion assigned. Ability to facilitate project management, work effectively under pressure, meet deadlines, manage multiple priorities and enhance the spirit of teamwork through effective role modeling. Familiarity with JCAHO requirements. Computer literacy required with word processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint.
Preferred: Experience with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and Meditech.