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Beaumont Health System Assistant Nurse Mgr in Royal Oak, Michigan

div bspanGENERAL SUMMARY: /span/bspanUnder the direction of the nurse manager or other nursing leader, the assistant nurse manager has responsibility for the effective implementation of the philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures of the hospital and the nursing department and their effect on patient care in the department. /spanspanUNIT SUMMARY:/spanspanspan9S is a Level I trauma and post-operative medical-surgical unit that specialized in musculoskeletal conditions including total joint arthroplasty, spine surgery, fragility fractures and multiple trauma.span /spanWe also specialize in the care of plastic/breast reconstruction surgery. /spanspanWe are part of a collaborative interdisciplinary team supported by many members including case management, pharmacy, physical and occupational therapy, advanced practice providers and physicians./spanspanThe nurse working on this unit will be well prepared to care for patients with a wide variety of co-morbidities while attaining experience with surgical patients coming from the recovery room./span bspanESSENTIAL DUTIES: /span/bspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanAssists the nurse manager and divisional director in development, implementation and evaluation of ongoing service programs which assure quality nursing, and patient care programs consistent with the hospital mission. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanAssists the nurse manager to monitor/maintain unit compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanMaintains current license and knowledge of nursing care requirements for all patients on the unit. Assesses need for personal growth and development and takes the initiative in seeking opportunities to meet this need. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanAccurately identifies realotential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow through and communication. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanCollaborates with the nurse manager to a service that is consistent with the patient care beliefs and shared management philosophy of the department. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanConsults with patients/families through primary nurse request, direct family request and/or direct assessment of patient/family response to hospitalization. Assesses patient/significant other survey responses regarding nursing care and services. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanResponsible for ongoing development of staff and unit specific patient care programs. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanShares responsibility with the nurse manager for effective communication horizontally and vertically within the organization. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanIn collaboration with the nurse manager, is responsible for effective and efficient fiscal management of department operations to ensure proper utilization of organizational and financial resources. /spanspanspan*span /span/span/spanspanIn collaboration with the nurse manager, is responsible for department's operational excellen