AHMC Healthcare

  • Manager of I.C.U.

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/27/2019 2:00 PM)
    Location : Location
    US-CA-South El Monte
  • Overview

    Under the direction of the ACNO, the Manager of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) assures service development personnel management and resource allocation and management controls in order to ensure consistent high quality patient care in the Critical Care Units. The Manager of Intensive Care Unit assumes 24 hour administrative responsibility for the management of all ICU nursing service functions. Supervises, assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the delivery of patient care. Develops and implements department’s plans including performance improvement activities and compliance with current regulations.


    Defines standards of ICU department and develops processes to measure and ensure consistent compliance.


    Develops, implements, and evaluates an ongoing ICU programs which assures quality patient care consistent with the Hospital mission.


    Monitors compliance with regulatory, accrediting and hospital policy for patient services, and environmental and personnel safety.


    Oversees a PI program that consistently monitors and evaluates critical aspects of care.


    Oversees patient satisfaction in the ICU department.


    Accurately identifies real/potential problems affecting the service and implements solutions with follow‑through and communication.


    Participates in preparation of ICU department budget for nursing department and assists nurse managers with management of approved expenditures.


    Serves as a resource to nurses and house supervisors within and across service lines.


    Fosters a service which is consistent with the patient care beliefs and Shared Management philosophy of the Department.


    Actively participates in service, departmental and hospital‑wide committees as assigned, providing ongoing communication to those one represents.


    Seeks new program strategies and/or program enhancements which would expand patient services.


    Coaches immediate subordinates providing feedback; constructive critique of work; facilitates the development of their problem‑solving and decision making skills; and documents their job performance annually.



    Follows progressive disciplinary action process (or oversees subordinates in doing so) in order to maintain productivity and/or performance standards.


    Completes an operational budget that reflects required workload, forecasted units of service, and programmatic changes.


    Monitors budget expenditures as reflected in accurate, objective variance analysis.


    Develops, prioritizes and defends a capital equipment budget in collaboration with the service's medical chairman and nurse managers.


    Is responsible for department’s operational excellence; ensures department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.


    Manages human resources to assure quality services and promote positive employee relations.


    Is responsible for the fiscal management of department; assures proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.


    Effectively communicates departmental, organization and industry information to staff.


    Attains all agreed to goals and objectives within specified time frames, as part of the organization’s overall mission.


    Attends all required Safety Training programs and can describe his/her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, specific job‑related hazards.


    Follows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens.


    Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible and courteous environment.


    Promotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter- and intradepartmentally to facilitate the department's/unit's ability to meet its goals and objectives.


    Disaster and Emergency Preparedness.


    ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing)


    BS in Nursing preferred


    MS desired (in administrative services preferred


    Five years of ICU experience with progressive management responsibility is desired


    Two - Five years in an administrative management role desired


    Current and valid California RN license


    BLS, ACLS, PALS and MAB certified


    Current Critical Care RN (CCRN) preferred


    Greater El Monte Medical Center

    Req ID






    Position Type

    Regular Full-Time




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