The Nurse Manager for Bennett Cancer Center is responsible for the coordination and delivery of patient care utilizing the nursing process and following all established ONS, ANCC standards of practice, Nursing standards of practice, nursing code of ethics and state and federal guidelines. The nurse manager supervises nursing activities and coordinates staffing and workflow activities to support seamless patient care throughout BCC. The nurse manager coordinates and supervises the orientation of new nursing staff and/or students as requested. He/she adheres to all Stamford Hospital policies and procedures, including the Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program. The nurse manager ensures provision of safe and therapeutic care using the values inherent in our hospital culture.
The Nurse Manager interfaces with the Nursing Director, the Cancer Service Line Director, Administrator of MOH and Chief Radiation therapist. The NM is the primary point of input representing nursing within the BCC. The NM facilitates nursing collaboration with the Administrator of MOH, physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Oncology Nurses and with all staff members within the departments. The NM promotes collaboration with all Stamford Hospital/BCC departments to provide the highest level of care for the patient receiving treatment at BCC. The NM collaborates with colleagues to create a relationship with the patient that enhances care and communication, and streamlines the care process wherever possible.
Generous Sign on Bonus offered for position!
1) Graduate of accredited school of nursing
2) Valid license as Registered Nurse in CT
3) Bachelors or Masters Degree in Nursing
4) ONS and Chemotherapy Certification preferred.
5) Experience in nursing supervision as a coordinator, charge nurse or manger required.
6) The ability to develop and communicate written policies and procedures is required.
7) BLS certified
8) Advanced proficiency with Microsoft office, experience with data management, and familiarity with electronic medical record systems
Internal Number: 99-klm06082018
About Stamford Health
Stamford Health is a not-for-profit healthcare system in lower Fairfield County. The system provides inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory services through Stamford Hospital, a 305-bed acute care tertiary hospital; Stamford Health Medical Group, a partnership of primary and specialty care physicians; Stamford Hospital Foundation; and a diverse and growing number of retail and ambulatory locations across the region. Stamford Health is a major teaching affiliate of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. HSS Orthopedics at Stamford Health is a unique collaboration with Hospital for Special Surgery to provide advanced orthopedic care for Connecticut and New England. Stamford Health’s Carl and Dorothy Bennett Cancer Center is a member of the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Care Collaborative. Stamford Hospital received Magnet® Designation for nursing excellence in 2016, and the Planetree Distinction Award for Leadership and Innovation in Patient-Centered Care in 2014. For more information, visit StamfordHealth.org.