Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 122-bed, general acute care community hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for the 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. CHH offers personalized attention from an expert team of caregivers and physicians that utilize advanced technology and clinical partnerships in a convenient, safe and comfortable patient environment.
Functioning within the framework for professional nursing practice, the Patient Unit Manager supports and assists the Director. This position has 24- hour accountability for managing resources (human, material and financial), to ensure quality, cost-effective delivery of patient services for specific patient populations, in a defined area across the continuum. This is accomplished by direct action, delegation, coaching and support of unit-based shared governance councils.
Education: Bachelor's degree required. *Exceptions to the educational requirement will be evaluated on an individual basis. For example, a strong candidate in the process of completing the educational requirement will be considered. Continued progress toward completion of the educational requirement within five years will be required.
Experience: Minimum 3 years relevant clinical experience.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: Current Connecticut Registered Nurse license required. Certification in nursing administration is required within 5 years of assuming position. CPR certification preferred.
Education: Master's degree preferred. One degree must be in Nursing
Knowledge, Skills and Ability Requirements
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