Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Assistant Nurse Manager - Progressive Care Unit in Eureka, California

We are looking for an Assistant Nurse Manager with the Progressive Care Unit at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka.

Location: Eureka, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly hours

Shift: 8 Hour Days

Job Summary:

Under the general direction of the Department Manager or Director, the Assistant Nurse Manager coordinates available resources to efficiently and effectively provide professional patient care and services to a quality consistent with nursing and SJHS-HC standards and at a cost compatible with the fiscal and other resources of SJHS-HC. The Asst. Nurse Manager must be able to perform all aspects of the Charge Nurse’s role (ex: Childbirth Center – see below). The Asst. Nurse Manager functions as a health team leader and member through independent, interdependent and dependent roles within the health care system. Must have a professional commitment to growth, be creative and innovative, and demonstrate competency in interpersonal communication, leadership ability, and problem-solving skills. NOTE: Assistant Nurse Manager for the Childbirth Center-SJH must be able to assist in clinical as necessary, maintaining a knowledge of current practices and standards of the unit to include post partum and newborn nursery, labor & delivery and NICU.

Skills :

  • Ability to ensure patient confidence and comfort.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers, employees, physicians, or organizations.

  • Reads and comprehends written instructions, able to interpret medical orders, correspondence, memorandums, and medical records.

  • Applies deductive and common sense reasoning ability to problem solve on a frequent basis. Initiative and the ability to make independent judgments relating to personnel and clinical matters is required.

  • Capable of gathering data and making sound, mature decisions; ability to assess internal and external environment and make appropriate managerial changes based on those assessments.

  • Ability to coordinate, organize and manage multiple projects.

  • Computer skills.

  • Ability to set priorities and manage time effectively. Ability to think and act independently with minimal supervision.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education : Graduate of an accredited nursing school.

Licensure: State of California as a Registered Nurse


  • Current CPR certification is required.

  • For PCU - ACLS

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Education : B.S.N.


  • Acute care and/or specialty experience

  • Supervisory experience

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Nurse Lead/ Supervisor/ Manager