Nurse Manager Endocrinology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, Med Weight Loss

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 169556-1A
Date Posted: Jul 27, 2021
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

The Nurse Manager is responsible for day to day operations, practice development, communicating policies, and evaluates staff job performance.  The Nurse Manager works in collaboration with key stakeholders and department leadership to coordinate the delivery of patient care. The Nurse Manager assumes the responsibility for clinical operations, has the authority to make decisions, and is held accountable for decisions specific to assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the operations.

The Nurse Manager practices within the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (LHMC) Professional Practice Model, MA Nurse Practice Act and ANA Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics. The Nurse Manager coordinates and supervises all nursing staff in assigned clinical patient care units/departments to provide quality patient care. 

The Nurse Manager maintains a current level of knowledge with management leadership skills as defined by nursing specialty organizations, complies with all regulations and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies, and is currently licensed in the state of Massachusetts as a registered nurse.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • Clinical practice
  • System coordination
  • Quality improvement
  • Human resource management
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Professional growth
  • Self-improvement
  • Minimum Qualifications:
  • Education:  Graduate of a state approved or accredited School of Nursing. Bachelors of Science in Nursing required with a Master’s degree in Nursing or related field in order to have full understanding of Nursing Services functions preferred. ambulatory experience is preferred. 
  •  Licensure, Certification, Registration:
  •  Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
  • Life Support Certification: BLS from the American Heart Association or Red Cross

 Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:    

  • Demonstrated  clinical competence in the area of nursing practice.
  • Experience: A minimum of five years nursing experience including a minimum of two years leadership experience. Out-patient experience preferred.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.