Baptist Health South Florida and Bethesda Health have merged to launch a new era of healthcare in Palm Beach County. Together, we are developing and sharing best practices that enhance the level of care we deliver to patients and families.
Bethesda Health is a comprehensive, community-based hospital system with over 2,500 employees and 675 physicians that has grown with our community. Our flagship hospital, Bethesda Hospital East (formerly known as Bethesda Memorial), has been a cornerstone of South Palm Beach County since 1959. The new Bethesda Hospital West opened its doors on January 8, 2013, ready to serve the expanding western communities of South Palm Beach County. We invite you to join us now as we expand upon our promise to be the voice for each and every patient and nurse, providing quality health services in a caring manner.
The Patient Care Manager provides interdisciplinary leadership, clinical practice, and staff development to one or more defined areas of nursing services. The Manager utilizes the concepts of participative management to plan, innovate, coordinate, direct and evaluate patient services to ensure that services are provided within the philosophy and objectives as well as policies and procedures of the Division of Patient Services and to ensure that nursing care standards are maintained across the continuum. The Manager also demonstrates fiscal responsibility in the allocation of available resources to promote efficient, effective, safe and compassionate care. Shared decision making is promoted by providing input from the staff and manager into executive level decisions and by keeping staff informed of executive level activities. The Manager demonstrates evidence of ability to draw on knowledge from the following areas: Clinical practice guidelines, standards, and best practices, evidenced-base administration, fiscal management, healthcare evaluation and outcome measures, measurement of patients needs and nursing workload, performance improvement, service excellence, and systems for patient safety.
Minimum five (5) years of clinical experience in NICU and two (2) years of leadership experience preferred.
If graduate of accredited BSN program, Master’s degree in nursing or healthcare/management related field preferred. Master‘s in Nursing required if undergraduate degree is (ADN).
Member of a professional nursing organization.
Certification in area of specialty or in Nursing Administration within 2 years of signing, promotion or hire.
Other certifications may apply based on area of specialty.
Florida RN license required.
About Baptist Health South Florida: We are the region’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 23,000 employees working across 11 hospital campuses and more than 100 outpatient facilities throughout Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. In 2016 we welcomed the newest weapon in the fight against cancer, the world-class Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center.
Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 19th time Baptist Health has been recognized on the list. We have also been recognized for being among the best healthcare providers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its 2019-2020 Best Hospitals report and have been honored as one of PEOPLE’s 2019 50 Companies That Care by PEOPLE magazine and Great Place to Work.
Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. This position is not open to any third part recruiters, consultants and/or vendors at this time.
Internal Number: 89195
About Baptist Health South Florida
Baptist Health South Florida is the largest faith-based, not-for-profit health care organization in the region. Its network of services supported by more than 16,000 employees extends throughout Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Monroe Counties. Our facilities include Baptist Hospital, Baptist Children’s Hospital, Doctors Hospital, Fishermen’s Community Hospital, Homestead Hospital, Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital and the Miami Cancer Institute; outpatient diagnostic and surgical facilities, such as our Baptist Medical Plazas and home health care services in the region.
The Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center will usher in a new era of innovative, precision cancer treatment that is unmatched in South Florida today. Our not-for-profit facility is on track to bring nationally renowned oncology experts to what will become a world-class destination for patients from across the U.S., the Caribbean and Latin America.
Our International Center of Miami is one of the largest hospital-based international programs in America. Thousands of people each year travel to Miami from around the world to visit our respected physicians and our medical facilities.