Nurse Manager - Adult Inpatient Psychiatry

Nurse Manager - Adult Inpatient Psychiatry

Stony Brook University | Stony Brook, NY, 11790, US
Salary Range:$80,000 – $104,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Position Summary

At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH Assistant Director of Nursing/Nurse Manager is a valuable member of our team, who provides clinical services to our patient population, will supervise, coordinate and direct the twenty four hour daily operation of a unit(s) and the staff. They provide a cost effective, safe, therapeutic and aesthetically pleasing environment.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.

Duties of a Nurse Manager may include the following but are not limited to:

* Identifies staffing needs based on patient acuity and nurse level of practice.
* Plans monthly and vacation time schedules.
* Interviews and recommends selection of nursing staff.
* Completes shift and/or daily patient care and unit assignment sheets based on patient acuity and nurses' levels of practice.
* Delegate's specific tasks to subordinates according to their abilities and the task at hand, providing them with direction and supervision for successful task completion.
* Monitors the quality of nursing care rendered, and the documentation of the nursing process through direct interaction with nursing staff and their assigned patients.
* Coordinates the delivery of patient care rendered, and the documentation of the nursing process through direct interaction with nursing staff and their assigned patients. Conducts ongoing review and audit of patients' medical records.
* Ensures all staff's compliance with safety and environmental standards.
* Establishes and maintains per levels of equipment and supplies needed to provide direct and indirect patient care.
* All other duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications:

* NYS RN Licensure.
* Minimum five years post-licensure in nursing with progressive leadership responsibilities.
* Master's degree in Nursing, Health Care Administration or related field or current enrollment in a Master's program.
* Minimum three years relevant nursing experience in Psychiatry/Behavioral Health.
* Minimum two years management/supervisory experience.
* Proficiency in computer skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Certification in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing.
* Clinical and/or leadership experience.

Special Notes: Resume/CV should be included with the online application.

In accordance with the New York State Department of Health (DOH) regulation that all hospitals and nursing homes "continuously require all personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19," Candidates who are not already partially vaccinated must obtain the first dose of the vaccine within three (3) calendar days of acceptance of conditional job offer and must obtain any subsequent doses in accordance with the vaccine protocol, including booster vaccines. Candidates who are partially vaccinated, but not yet fully vaccinated, must complete their vaccination series within three (3) calendar days of job offer or in accordance with vaccine manufacture protocol, whichever comes later.

The regulation also includes those who may be affiliated with or interact with employees of a hospital or nursing home. The regulation allows for limited exemptions with reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable law.

Posting Overview: This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date).

If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date.


* Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
* All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary.
* This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
* This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.

Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements:

* Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services*
* Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references.
* Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen*
* Successfully complete a Background Check investigation.
* Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s).

Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

* The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination.


Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the University Office of Equity and Access at (631)632-6280.

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