Manager of Critical Care (RN)-Full Time-San Jose,
Shift: Full Time-No Weekends
This Center in San Jose is a 264-bed acute care facility located
in the famed Silicon Valley. Surrounded by mountains and close to
beautiful beaches, this Center would be an ideal fit for nurses
looking to maintain an active lifestyle in the great outdoors.
This hospital is a county-designated Level II Trauma Center and
features six Centers of Excellence: Emergency and Trauma,
Cardiovascular, Women and Children's Health, Neurosciences, Cancer
Care, and Medical/Surgical Services. Their friendly and welcoming
staff includes more than 500 medical professionals in 21 specialty
Manages the daily operations and staff functions on the ICU,
overseeing the ICU patients’ continuum of care from entry to
discharge to ensure all patient care needs are being
meet. Primary patient population served include those admitted
for acute neurological incidents, acute respiratory failure, MI,
acute GI bleed, electrolyte imbalance, trauma, and patients post
drug overdose; the patient population ranges in age from older
adolescent to geriatric (14-99).
The manager assists in developing objectives, policies, and
procedures which support the mission, vision and values of the
hospital. Promotes participation in patient/family teaching
and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of
the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing
practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational
and unit based quality improvement activities, ensures compliance
with accreditation/licensure requirements.
He/She role models leadership development, policy development,
and decision-making among staff. The ICU manager also
provides continued guidance and direction to new employees and
provides input on standards of care, supplies and equipment to
nursing director. The position works collaboratively with
medical staff, other departments, departmental staff, and serves in
a leadership role.
This position reports to: Director of Critical
- Minimum: Current CA RN License, BLS, ACLS,
- Preferred: CCRN, TNCC
- Minimum: 5 years experience in a cardiovascular, trauma,
or neurosurgical ICU (or related unit). Demonstrated
progressive leadership or clinical ladder
- Preferred: 3-5 years managerial or supervisory
experience. Five years ICU nursing with emphasis on trauma,
neurosurgical, or cardiovascular care.
- Minimum: Graduate of accredited Nursing program. BSN or related
- Preferred: MSN or related degree
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Problem solving and critical thinking ability. Knowledge of
Nursing Practice Act and Critical Care competencies.
- Minimum: Effective front line supervision, word
processing/spreadsheet, time management, clinical proficiency,
Title XXII, Quality Improvement
- Preferred: Completion of formal management
Salary Range: $77.69 - $97.11(10+ years)
(Salary ranges are Based on years of experience)
Relocation Assistance: On a Case by Case
basis. (Dependent on distance away from facility)