Clinical Nurse Manager (Psychiatric)

Requisition Number: 2019-3007

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Tiffin, OH

Overview

Overview:

Seeking an experienced Psychiatric Nurse Manager to provide an environment for effective relationship-based nursing care and to ensure that the department consistently provides high quality care with positive patient outcomes.

  • Ensuring efficient fiscal operation of the Department of Psychiatry. 
  • Seeking and acting upon patient, family and staff feedback. 
  • Promoting, developing and evaluating processes and systems for patient care. 
  • Leading the development and implementation of policies, procedures and standards of care. 
  • Evaluating the outcomes of patient care to recommend and integrate appropriate changes.
  • Ensuring compliance with hospital, state, federal and licensing agency regulatory standards.
  • Leading and/or participating in Quality Improvement (QI) groups and other multidisciplinary meetings.
  • Collaboration with community health organizations to enhance the hospital’s community presence.
  • Strong team leadership skills.

Requirements/Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • BSN in psychiatric or mental health nursing (or equivalent) is required. MSN preferred.
  • Active, Ohio RN licensure in good standing.
  • 4+ years of relevant experience in the care of the mentally ill and supervision of paraprofessional staff; assessment, planning, provision and evaluation of psychiatric nursing care to patients. 
  • Experience with medication teaching, management of the therapeutic milieu and providing mandatory and voluntary in-service training to all staff.
  • Strong training skills, a plus.

Hospital/Program Description

Hospital/Program:

Sojourn at Seneca is a comprehensive inpatient behavioral health hospital designed to meet the needs of older adults. The main goals of treatment are stabilization and to provide treatment to overcome current crisis, achieving personal growth in the process.

In collaboration with each patient's physician, our team of health care professionals designs an individual treatment program to address emotional and psychological health, as well as any outstanding physical and medical issues a patient is experiencing. Sojourn at Seneca's behavioral health program is specially designed to meet older adults' therapeutic needs, while offering a comfortable and welcoming environment during treatment.