Clinical Manager, RN, BSN
Pediatrics / Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Unit, C5-3
Full Time, Days
3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007
General Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology – C5-3
C5-3 is a 7-bed General Pediatric and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology unit. It is one of the most recently renovated units at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. All the rooms are private rooms that have been constructed to provide a more comfortable environment for our patients and their families, which include sleeper sofas and refrigerators. Clinical Nurses on C5-3 provide expert care for both our general pediatric patients and our pediatric oncology patients. C5-3 was recognized for attaining 4 years without any CLABSIs (Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections).
Epilepsy Monitoring Unit – C5-3
The EMU is a 6-bed Epilepsy Monitoring unit for both adult and pediatric patients. It is one of the most recently renovated units at MedStar Georgetown. All the rooms are private rooms that have been constructed to provide a more comfortable environment for our patients and their families, which include sleeper sofas and refrigerators. Clinical Nurses on the EMU provide expert care for our patients who are there to either rule out epilepsy or determine more advanced treatments for their epilepsy. Our goal is to help all our patients be seizure-free. Our patients are on 24-hour video EEG monitoring and may be candidates for ictal SPECT scans to determine the area of the brain that is generating their seizures. The Clinical Nurses collaborate with both the neurologists and EEG technicians to provide high-quality care and treatment.
The incumbent in this position is a department head who has administrative authority and responsibility for the management and direction of the operational, personnel and financial activities of the unit/department. These functions are coordinated with hospital administration, department heads, medical staff, and others and are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Master's degree in Nursing preferred and/or equivalent in experience and/or continuing education.
Current D.C. license as a Registered Professional Nurse.
A minimum of four years of experience preferred to include one year of related clinical experience and a minimum of two years of progressive supervisory/management experience in an acute care facility.
Experience in a university teaching hospital preferred.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Expert knowledge of nursing principles, practices and skills.
Expertise in clinical area for which application is made.
Demonstrates strong leadership skills and the ability to function independently.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
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