Under the direction and supervision of the VP of Operations and Medical Director, the Clinical Nurse Manager is responsible for directing nursing and ancillary staff and assessing departmental needs.
The Clinical Nurse Manager functions as a first-line administrative and clinical supervisor of a complex work area coordinating and directing nursing activities of subordinate, licensed, professional, Registered Nurses and ancillary staff to assure the needs of radiation oncology patients are met. The role includes coordinating staff to assure that effective nursing services are provided to radiation oncology patients and quality standards are met.
The Clinical Nurse Manager coordinates and conducts educational programs and opportunities for staff, develops and conducts QA studies, and attends organizational meetings.
The Clinical Nurse Manager serves as the liaison between the nursing department and other departments, and builds and maintains collaborative relationships with outside organizations, promoting seamless coordination of care for patients between organizations.
The Clinical Nurse Manager prepares nursing staff for and assists in preparing for surveys by accrediting agencies and other necessary licensure inspections.
The Clinical Nurse Manager is responsible for maintaining good communication with physicians, ensuring efficient patient flow, and making system changes when necessary to ensure effectiveness and maximum use.
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