ASSISTANT NURSE MANAGER (3L Medical Telemetry Unit)

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Minneapolis, MN
Aug 28, 2018
Sep 27, 2018
The Minneapolis VA Health Care System
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

3L is a medical/telemetry unit with 28 beds. Common diagnoses include congestive heart failure, pneumonia, obstructive chronic bronchitis with exacerbation, acute renal failure and acute pancreatitis.


The Assistant Nurse Manager demonstrates a high level of clinical expertise, leadership, and creative approaches to management of complex care. In addition, applies skills necessary to identify, coordinate, and/or identify discipline-specific education, as well as training in leadership, professional staff development and emerging needs, to all levels of staff. This RN is provides first line supervision and oversight for the administration of leave, counseling and disciplinary actions for assigned staff in collaboration with the Nurse Manager.

The ANM assists in the design, implementation and evaluation of unit based Nursing programs and goals. These are congruent with the service mission, philosophy, policies and procedures and the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice. Administrative time will be provided as determined by the Nurse Manager. Major responsibilities include:

  • Assists the Nurse Manager in managing patient care operation at the unit level
  • Role models collaborative leadership and communicates effectively
  • Monitors quality of patient care and nursing practice.
  • Develops/provides education for staff to meet specific patient care needs on the unit.
  • Participates in the unit based staffing methodology activities.
Work Schedule: Primarily night shift, 11:30pm - 8:00am; Minimum of one (1) weekend per month; Minimum of one (1) major and one (1) minor holiday per calendar year. Scheduling flexibility, including 12 hour shifts may be possible.

Other Expectations: Serve as Charge Nurse, which may include taking a modified patient assignment. Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status Yes

Promotion Potential 3


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