Within the framework of the goals, objectives and policies established by the organization’s board of directors, medical staff, administration and department of nursing, assists with planning and coordinating services and activities of the Medical/Surgical Unit. Participates as a member of the department of nursing management team in planning, policy formation and decision making with particular reference to the role, function, and operations of a specific nursing department. In summary, is accountable for patient care, management duties, resource management duties and fiscal management of the Medical/Surgical nursing department.
Qualifications: Must be a Registered Nurse licensed to practice in the State of Iowa. Must have a minimum of 2 years of professional nursing experience, leadership experience preferred.