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Nursing Unit Supervisor Pulmonary Medical Progressive Care

Asheville, NC, United States
Regular Full-Time  7p-7a 
Category: Nursing and Nursing Support • Job ID: 45981

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Nursing Unit Supervisor - Pulmonary Medical Progressive Care

 

Pulmonary Medical Care Unit and Pulmonary Medical Progressive Care Unit

 

Registered Nurse - Pulmonary Medical Progressive Care - Full-Time - Days

 

PMPC/PMCU is a fast paced and team focused 39 bed progressive care and medsurg telemetry unit. 23 progressive care and 16 medsurg telemetry beds. PMPC offers a unique opportunity not afforded in most hospitals, specializing in acutely ill respiratory patient population. This critically important subspecialty affords nurses a unique opportunity to gain experiences not offered anywhere else at Mission, outside of the ICU setting.

We are hiring top talent to this awesome team - if you're a registered nurse who's looking to expand your skill set into higher-acuity, intensive care-related work, apply today!

 

 

Patient Population:

  • PMPC specializes in vented tracheostomy patients and vent weaning.
  • Our unit also cares for Chest tubes, Rescue Bipap, fresh tracheostomies, decortications of the lung, high flow oxygen administration, home vents, cpaps, pulse ox studies, etc.

Nursing on PMPC / PMCU:

  • PMPC and PMCU nurses are equipped in several unit specific competencies that uniquely prepare them for easy transition into ICU settings: PMPC manages several drips as well, including heparin, Cardizem, insulin, amiodarone, dopamine, and now taking low dose Precedex drip patients from the ICU.

  • 3:1 ratios on the progressive care side and 4:1 on the Medsurg tele side

  • Dedicated respiratory therapist and pharmacist that remain on the unit

  • Team-Based CareMmodel including the Nurses, Physicians, case managers, social workers, pharmacists, house supervisors, PT/OT, and others. 

Nursing Unit Supervisor at Mission Health:

 

Role Summary: Responsible for the coordination of clinical, management, and business activities by providing leadership for the delivery of nursing care of a patient care department. Supervises and facilitates the management of clinical nursing practice and patient care delivery. Exercises management responsibilities through problem-solving and collaboration, independently and as delegated by Nursing Director or Nursing Manager.

 

Required Education: Effective 3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4 years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System Council approval.

 

Preferred Education: Master's in Nursing

 

Required License/Certifications: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON.National Nursing Certification in area of specialty within one year of accepting the role. Those actively pursuing degree must obtain national certification within 1 year of graduation.

 

Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider

 

Preferred License/Certifications: None

 

Required Experience: A minimum of 2 years of recent, relevant clinical hospital experience with demonstrated leadership skills.

 

Preferred Experience: Previous supervisory experience, prior nursing experience on a similar nursing unit.

 

Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.

 

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