Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Acute and Critical Care Surgery. The position is located at Queeny Tower. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Position directs trauma development program, plans, organizes, gives direction, and assists in all administrative and managerial aspects of an assigned nursing area.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Directs, analyzes, and evaluates nursing and related services rendered to improve the quality of patient care and plan proper utilization of staff.
Advises and assists in administering new treatments, assisting physicians with providing health care to patients.
Facilitates educational opportunities for staff to ensure compliance with medical school and regulatory guidelines.
Coordinates patient services with other departments and hospitals.
Monitors staff development and performs a variety of administrative duties, including job descriptions, job applications, interviews, personnel evaluations, employee work schedules, time records, etc.
Coordinates billing/insurance activities, monitors documentation, compliance and charge maximization.
Prepares reports as needed, records maintenance, provides input on the departmental budget and operations, and offers areas for improvement.
Participates in continued professional development, attending educational programs, in-service, and meetings as needed.
Promotes and maintains good public relations with patients/families and acts as a liaison between other departments.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program with 5 years of related nursing experience.
Minimum of 2 years of previous management experience.
Current Missouri RN licensure in accordance with the Compact Act.
Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications (those without a skills assessment component) are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).
Master's degree & five years of management experience, with trauma and acute care strongly preferred.
Working knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
The hiring range for this position is $71,074 - $99,486 annually.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -10 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
HR website (hr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade S29.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.