University of Vermont Medical Center, Vermont’s academic medical center and founding member of the University of Vermont Health Network, seeks a Nurse Supervisor, Children’s Specialty Center.
University of Vermont Medical Center is located in Burlington, Vermont, a small vibrant city situated on the shore of beautiful Lake Champlain. The Champlain Valley region offers an incredible range of educational, entertainment, and recreational opportunities.
The Nursing Supervisor provides leadership, consultation and collaboration with the goal of facilitating the provision of high quality care and service to a defined patient group or clinical area. The Nursing Supervisor serves as a resource to the organization and the community for information related to care within that area. The Nursing Supervisor must have an intense commitment to high level customer service, and the ability to foster that culture within the site or sites they manage.
This is accomplished through the management of site operations which include, but are not limited to: patient access, scheduling (office, OR, procedure room, ancillary testing), service quality, compliance with accreditation agencies (e.g., The Joint Commission), clinical standards of care as applicable and clinical site staffing. In addition to these responsibilities, the Nursing Supervisor must have an intense commitment to patient and family centered care, and the ability to foster that culture within the site or sites they lead. The Nursing Supervisor will provide direction and coordination of site based and Medical Group programs and initiatives.
This position provides the unique opportunity to orient to Medical Group leadership through a six-week orientation program.? ?
As an academic medical center dedicated to being in service to the patient, community and medicine, UVM Medical Center (www.UVMHealth.org/MedCenter) seeks to improve the health of the people in the communities it serves by integrating patient care, education and research in a caring environment. The UVM Medical Center also serves as a regional referral center – providing advanced care to approximately one million people in Vermont and northern New York.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package. We proudly offer a non-smoking work environment. The UVM Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protective veteran status.
State of Vermont Registered Nurse (RN) license required. The University of Vermont Medical Center is moving toward an all Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) workforce. All external candidates hired into, or current employees promoted to, a RN position will be required to obtain their BSN as outlined in the terms of their offer letter. Current internal RNs are strongly encouraged to pursue a BSN to support this initiative. Master’s degree in Nursing (or Nurse Practitioner Program), Business Administration, or Health Care Administration preferred.
Three to five years of relevant leadership experience preferred. Successful candidate will have demonstrated leadership competencies.
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About The University of Vermont Medical Center
The University of Vermont (UVM) Medical Center is a 562-bed academic medical center and level 1 trauma center located in Burlington, Vermont, serving a population of one million in Vermont and upstate New York, as well as supporting a number of specialty clinics throughout the region.