Ensures and is responsible for the overall quality of nursing care provided through supervision, leadership, guidance, and assistance to Nurse Managers, Assistant Nurse Managers and staff in maintaining uniform excellence in patient care.
Bachelors Preferred Degree in Nursing preferred.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required.
Minimum Work Experience
3 years hospital nursing experience to include 1 year in nursing management and 1 year in pediatric nursing.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
Registered Nurse in the State of Tennessee.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication and organization skills.
Knowledge of agency regulatory requirements and budget process.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Medium lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 20-50 lbs occasionally, 10-20 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 100 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 8177
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.