Nursing Supervisor - Sign-on bonus eligible! in Martinsville, VA at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Martinsville

Supervises daily staff activities for the organization. Responsible for carrying through with the planning, organizing, directing, and controlling nursing clinical practice and associate management functions for assigned periods in the hospital setting. Establishes standards of practice and performance improvement methods to monitor and achieve hospital and department goals. Serves as support and resource to hospital managers and hospital personnel on assigned shifts.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse from the Virginia State Board of Nursing or Compact State. BSN preferred.

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Sound knowledge base of nursing theory and practice. Possesses/demonstrates effective skills in oral and written communications with assertive and collaborative working skills. Demonstrates patient and customer service advocacy as well as managerial/supervisory competency with sound decision making skills. Requires flexibility in adapting to work demands and priorities. Demonstrates patient and customer service advocacy.

Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of motion including handling and lifting patients and/or equipment, manual and finger dexterity and eye hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. May require lifting and carrying items weighing up to 50 pounds. May require frequent bending, squatting and kneeling. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires ability to work under stressful conditions and/or irregular hours. Potential for exposure to communicable diseases and/or body fluids.

Required Skills
AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) required
AHA Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) required

Required Skills
Registered Nurse from the Virginia State Board of Nursing or Compact State.

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