Under the general supervision of the Director of Inpatient Services, manages the daily operations and work activities of professional nursing and nursing support staff on Adult Inpatient Behavioral Health unit at York Hospital.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1- Recommends staffing levels as per staffing guidelines.
2- Ensures that appropriate nursing standards and practices are developed and implemented. Maintain established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards as per National Patient Safety goals, agency and state regulations.
3- Identifies patient needs and develops qualify programs to meet those needs.
4- Monitors all high risk and complicated cases
5- Initiate or makes recommendations for personnel actions using a Just Culture model as per the HR policies.
6- Ensures staff education in appropriate communication to protect patient confidentiality.
7- Acts as a role model/ mentor to charge nurses and staff, creates and empowered shared decision-making environment, promotes staff participation in shared decision making activities, establishes a vision/ goal for succession planning.
Additional Salary Information: Ranges between 88k-115k, based on experience
Internal Number: 60649
WellSpan Health is a top-rated, integrated health system with a focus on a high-quality patient care. As a part of WellSpan Health, WellSpan Philhaven, is a non-profit behavioral healthcare organization offering a continuum of compassionate, caring services for children, adolescents, adults and older adults in south central Pennsylvania.
WellSpan Philhaven is committed to providing high quality, evidence based treatment throughout all of the services it provides. Staff value the healthy and collaborative work environment. The top five areas of satisfaction from staff at WellSpan Philhaven are:
1. Relationships with coworkers
2. The work itself
3. Meaningfulness of job
4. Opportunities to use your skills and abilities in your work
5. Autonomy and independence to make decisions