Patient Care Manager/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Patient Care Manager/UKHC

Requisition Number:

NR09137

Working Title:

PCM / PAV A 9TH FLOOR MEDICINE PULMONARY

Department Name:

H7600: PAV A Medicine/Pulmonary

Work Location:

Lexington

Grade Level:

14

Salary Range:

$81,328-137,717/year

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

BSN

Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

LICENSED NURSE

Physical Requirements:

This position will require the ability to occasionally lift, push, and/or pull 50-100lbs; sitting/standing at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; repetitive motion; risk of injuries from use of equipment on the job; occasional cuts, punctures, bloodborne/airborne pathogens; and occasionally dealing with combative/violent people.

Shift:

UK Hospitals operate on a 24 hour accountability, 7 days/week basis. Shift will vary and include days, nights, evenings, weekends, and holidays per departmental needs.

Job Summary:

The Patient Care Manager (PCM) for PAV A ACUTE / PROGRESSIVE / UNIVERSAL BEDS assumes 24 hour accountability for planning, supervising and evaluating the care of patients and Nursing practice. The primary responsibilities are to provide for the safe, effective, and efficient care of the patient as well as to direct the business, technical and nursing support activities of the unit. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total,
comprehensive, continuous patient centered care which includes:
assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and
evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient
care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing
Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies
and procedures as well as federal, state and local regulations. Furthermore,
this environment supports collaborative efforts among the nursing staff and
the team of physicians to increase communication and enhance expected
patient outcomes. This includes utilization of the nursing process in
conjunction with a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care, ensuring
patient satisfaction.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Fiduciary Responsibility
Supervision
Conflict Resolution
Management of resources
Evaluation of Staff Performance
Customer Service
Communication
Problem Solving
Delegation
Establishes unit standards, policies and procedures

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

Yes

Preferred Education/Experience:

BSN + 36 MONTHS EXPERIENCE AS RN IN TELEMETRY / PROGRESSIVE CARE PRERERRED.
Satisfactory experience in at least one area
of nursing to which person will be responsible is required. Prior management experience and MSN PREFERRED.

Deadline to Apply:

05/05/2021

University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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