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Nurse Manager - Orthopedic Specialty Unit



Nurse Manager, Orthopedic Medical Surgery


Full-time, 80 hours per pay period, Shift: Days


Looking for a comprehensive, award-winning hospital where you can grow your career? Parkwest Medical Center will soon be opening a $99 million construction project based largely on the expansive growth of our orthopedic program. (Our orthopedic units will be moving into a new orthopedic tower, expected opening late 2019.) Parkwest offers competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits with medical coverage and a 401K retirement plan with employer match up to 6%. We also offer tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment. Our Orthopedic-Spine unit (5 Riverstone) is a rapid paced, 44-bed post-surgical unit with both a Joint Center of Excellence and a Spine Center of Excellence. We will be moving to two 36 bed units. Our population consists of orthopedic and spine surgery patients. Our orthopedic-spine unit are members of an integral team of health professionals (physicians, RNs, LPNs, SNAs, CNAs, HUCs, PTs and OTs) that provide the most comprehensive care to its clients and their families.

Position Summary:

Accountable for the delivery of high quality nursing care and for the administrative management of the nursing unit on a 24-hour basis. Fulfills all duties and responsibilities associated with this position.

Minimum Education:

Graduate of accredited nursing program required; a bachelor's degree in nursing or a related field preferred (required within 3 years in position or effective date of job description).

Minimum Experience:

Three (3) years of recent clinical experience. Two (2) years of leadership/managerial experience preferred.

Licensure Requirement:

Current Tennessee state registered nurse license.

Nurse Manager - Orthopedic Specialty Unit

Full time
Knoxville, TN

Published on 10/24/2019