Mount Sinai Careers

Assistant Nurse Manager

Astoria, New York
Nursing


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
 
Roles & Responsibilities:
The Assistant Nurse Manager is a Registered Professional Nurse with broad knowledge and skills who acts as clinical leader who works in collaboration with Physicians to initiate safe, effective therapies for patients with wounds and at risk for skin breakdown
  1. Assess the health status of patients with wounds and who are at risk for skin breakdown in accordance with current standards of care.
  2. Consult with Physicians and other health professionals in formulating and executing plan of care as necessary.
  3. Adhere to procedure protocol in performing tasks and duties.
  4. Demonstrate proficiency in management of wounds and decubitus ulcers.
  5. Communicate incomplete tasks to staff to facilitate completion.
  6. Document patient teaching strategies and make changes in plan of care to reflect changes in patient’s status.
  7. Report critical changes to the appropriate team members in a timely manner.
  8. Participate in Wound/Skin Service operational activities including meetings, in-service activities and orientation of staff.
     
    Requirements:
     
    Education:
    Bachelor of Science with a major in nursing required; Masters in nursing or health related field preferred.
    Licensed as a registered nurse with current registration in New York State

    Experience:
    3 years minimum clinical nursing experience with some Charge Nurse/supervisory experience preferred. Must have relevant clinical competence in area of nursing practice assigned

    Licenses:
    1. RN
     
    Strength Through Diversity
     
    The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
     
    We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 
     
    Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 
     
    Who We Are
     
    Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
     
    Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
     
    The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
     
    EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans