May 14, 2021

Assistant Nurse Manager (RN) Inpatient Rehab - Mary Black

  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
  • Spartanburg, SC, USA

Job Description

Summary

Our 207 bed, acute care hospital offers a wide range of services and is part of an organization with 6 acute care facilities, over 11,000 team members and 400 volunteers. Join our team of highly regarded staff and receive an attractive salary and benefits package, including increased pay rates, exceptional education programs and opportunities for professional growth.

Our CARF Accredited Inpatient Rehab unit is ranked in the top 10% of Rehabs in the US. It has 18 beds and works with hip fractures, amputations, Parkinson’s, MS, multi-trauma, pelvic fractures, stroke cases, etc. Our average patient length of stay is 11/12 days and our unit utilizes latest technology such as Omnicell, Epic, and Mindray (for vitals), allowing our team to provide the best care possible to our patients. We have a family atmosphere and work closley together as an interdiciplinary team to get our patients up moving and back where they want to be. PTs, SLPs and OTs wear teal and RNs wear black - if we didn't have color coded scrubs, you may not be able to tell the difference. We work so well and close together, we call each other "one big happy family - Team Rehab"...apply to learn why we rock.

Job Summary/Requirements

The Assistant Clinical Nurse Manager applies the management concepts of planning, organizing, directing and controlling to implement the clinical nursing program in defined area under direction of the Rehab Manager. Other responsibilities will be assigned as appropriate. Employees are encouraged to support Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System's involvement in the community we serve.

Position Requirements:

  • Must have current SC Nursing License along with satisfactory completion of ACLS.
  • BSN
  • 2 - 4 years of clinical experience
    Position Preferences:
  • Management experience and expertise in a clinical area are preferred.
  • Also customer service experience, fiscal experience and 2-4 years of nursing in a Rehab clinical setting preferred.
    Position responsibilities:
    Candidate must be able to assist the RN staff in providing the best evidence-based care for improving patient’s functional mobility and medical management.
    Developing, maintaining and implementing nursing policies and procedures to confirm to state and accreditation standards
    Evaluating the quality of care and effectiveness of care in the rehab setting.
    Developing and implementing ongoing education for the specific rehab population while using evidence based practice
    Promoting rehabilitation standards and values to help RN staff succeed in assisting patients to achieve functional goals and objectives to facilitate discharge to community.
    Ensuring RN staff is competent to provide family and patient education on disease processes and mobility/medical needs with return to home. Assisting RN staff in being active participates in family training and patient training
    Providing education on medication management, wound care/assessments, hourly rounding, AIDET, environment safety and transfer safety
    Ensuring all equipment on unit is up to date, adequately services and checked based on hospital and equipment standards
    Completing and assessing RN competency on an ongoing basis
    Participation in interdisciplinary team care, interdisciplinary team conference and PI programs
    Maintaining and adjusting staffing schedule as needed to meet the needs of the unit and patient volume
    Completing, accessing and providing ongoing education on CARF requirements
    Completing and evaluation on CARF required drills on an ongoing basis.
    Oversee and provide education to unit orientees, new staff and other members of the interdisciplinary team
    Participation in hospital wide programs and initiatives
    Remaining knowledgeable and up to date on DNV and CARF standards and ensure that process are in place to maintain standards on rehab unit
    Monitoring of RN care provided through chart review and documentation audits with education programs and process completed as needed
    Demonstrating excellent customer service with patients and families. Resolve issues as they occur and ensure patients/families on quality of care provided
    Assisting in staffing when volumes rise or when multiple admissions/discharges are present
    Completing concurrent chart auditing on a daily basis to ensure all education, MD orders are being completed and documentation timeframes are correct
    Rounding on patients on rehab unit daily to assist with concerns or praise staff on feedback provided
    Working cooperatively with physicians, therapy staff, outreach coordinators and all members of the interdisciplinary team.
    Assisting therapy director in departmental operations and other department duties based on department needs
    Spartanburg Regional offers a wide range of market competitive benefits and compensation. For our full-time associates, we provide the following (but not limited to) services and benefits:
  • Health, Dental, and Vision plans
  • Prescription Drug Plan and Employee Pharmacy
  • Infertility and adoption benefits
  • CarePlus Disease Management Program, Wellness, Rapid Weight Loss, Nicotine Cessation, Child Development, and Pampered Pregnancy Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
  • Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Free On-Site Parking
  • 401(k) Tax-Deferred Plans
  • Paid-Time Off
  • Discount and Purchase Programs
  • Rewards & Recognition Program
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement

We invite you to apply if you are seeking an opportunity to make a difference! Our long tenured team are hardworking, supportive, compassionate with excellent clinical skills. We enjoy partnering with patients and their families to impact care.

Additional Information

Spartanburg Regional is an integrated healthcare system that provides care from birth to hospice. As a a partner with the community for 90 years, we have earned a reputation for technological excellence. With more than 5,600 employees, Spartanburg Regional prides itself in being one of the most recognized healthcare facilities in Upstate South Carolina. A long list of accolades and accomplishments keep our employees proud. We believe the pride and quality in our organization is the result of a focused effort of our staff and resources.