Jun 09, 2021

Manager Heart Failure Program 2021-99076

  • Novant Health
  • Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Job Description

Overview

Responsible for the planning, coordination and administration of the Heart Failure Program. He/she coordinates the development and operation of the Heart Failure Program to improve the care of the patient with heart failure. Additionally, he/she guides the growth and development of other staff members toward specified goals and objectives.

At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.

Qualifications

  • Education: Baccalaureate of Nursing Degree required. Master of Science in Nursing preferred.
  • Experience: Three to five years’ experience in nursing. Preferably cardiac nursing. At least 2 years supervisory experience in healthcare or related setting.
  • Additional Skills Required: Ability to communicate effectively with patients and team members, Novant Health managers and outside agencies both verbally and in writing; must be a self-starter with good logical reasoning, decision making and problem solving abilities; possess thorough knowledge of heart failure including current trends and techniques; demonstrate the ability to plan, direct, implement, evaluate and monitor progress of care given to each patient; ability to serve as an advocate for patients, the department and the organization regarding heart failure management; ability to function as a member of a team; maintain current CPR certification.
  • Additional Skills Preferred: May be required to work weekends, must be able to walk long distances to treat patients on a variety of units and floors daily, must have manual dexterity to operate machines, computers and apply exercises, must be able to adhere to Universal Precautions per hospital policy, exposure to communicable/infectious of diseases.

Responsibilities

It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".