Manager Stroke Program (RN)
About the Job
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.
Provides leadership for the Stroke Program to promote excellence in patient care. This position will also assist in the planning,development and implementation of the Comprehensive Stroke Program as it expands to offer complex care to stroke patients.
This leader will be responsible for program goals and operations regarding all aspects of the Stroke program. Provides direction to establish, monitor and evaluate the quality of care given to Stroke patients and to ensure our patients are provided with the highest quality of care. An additional focus of this position is to provide vision and ensure the program stays attentive to current and future community needs. Assumes responsibility for implementing standards of practice, program policies and procedures and maintaining and improving the quality of patient care delivered. Creates an environment which enables the system to fulfill its mission and goals, fosters communication and collaborative practice with physicians and other departments
Required Minimum Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing required.
Master’s degree preferred. Current GA RN license required. Certification in neuroscience nursing is preferred. ASLS certificationpreferred.
Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of three years recent acute care clinical experience. One to three years’ experience in program management or similar role along with healthcare quality and performance improvement knowledge preferred. Superior knowledge of Stroke quality metrics as well as Primary Stroke Certification guidelines and Comprehensive Stroke Guidelines is preferred.
Required Minimum Skills: Strong interpersonal skills to facilitate team dynamics is necessary. Time management
skills, leadership skills, prioritization skills and change management skills are necessary to focus on goal achievement
for the program.
We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy. We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.
Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!