Pediatric Nurse Manager (RN)

  • LOCATION

    Elizabeth, NJ

  • JOB TYPE

    Full-Time

  • EXPERIENCE

    2 year(s)

  • SALARY

    $60,000-$70,000 / yr

  • JOB ID

    J145802

About The Opportunity

A respected healthcare facility located in New Jersey is actively seeking a compassionate and empathetic Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising opportunity as their new Pediatric Nurse Manager. In this role, the Pediatric Nurse Manager (RN) ensures that nursing activities used in the direct care of children comply with all organizational and New Jersey State Department of Health regulations. Apply today!

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Healthcare Facility

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Pediatric Nurse Manager (RN) will:

  • Provide written and verbal instructions to staff documenting and updating any changes in care regimen following a hospitalization or medical visit
  • Observe and document on the general health of the children in the home at least every seven days or any time a change occurs
  • Perform a complete physical assessment on each child weekly and document, unless a child’s medical condition requires more frequent evaluations
  • Report changes in the medical condition of any child to the Director of Nursing, treating primary pediatrician, House Administrator, and the Program Director
  • Maintain communication with the Director of Nursing, Director of Social Services, and House Administrator continuously on all aspects of care and changes to care and treatment
  • Update and complete the monthly treatment plan for presentation at the monthly case conference and provide formal medical information on each child at monthly case conferences
  • Maintain medical, organizational, and governmental records on each child as dictated by organization and the funding and/or regulatory agencies
  • Provide orientation, medical supervision, and on-going training to the licensed practical nurses and child health care workers related to achieving the daily health needs and overall wellness of children
  • Coordinate and document CPR certification, TB testing, and current physical for all staff

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Active New Jersey State Registered Nurse license
  • 2+ years of direct care experience providing health care services to pediatric patients
  • Strong medical skills and knowledge
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Desired Skills

  • BSN