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Requisition Number 19-0821
Post Date 5/21/2019
Title Clinical Nurse Manager
Department 4 South CDU
Scheduled Bi-Weekly Hours 80
Work Hours Days
Weekends as needed

Clinical Nurse Manager Opportunity

 4 South – Clinical Decision Unit



Join our nursing leadership team at Meritus Medical Center, a Magnet Designated Medical Center, as a Nurse Manager overseeing our Clinical Decision Unit.

About our unit:

The Clinical Decision Unit cares for Medical-Surgical and Medical Observation patients. Our primary focus of care is Cardiac/Respiratory Diagnosis and medical surveillance to the Medical Observation patient population.

About the position:

  • Maintains 24 hour accountability, overseeing 35 FTE
  • Provides administrative and financial accountability for planning, directing, staffing, coordinating, and controlling functions and activities for areas of service.
  • Participates in the development of the nursing strategic plan.
  • Systematically enhances the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice, and the delivery of patient care services.
  • Responsible as a leader for the day to day management of assigned areas.
  • Provides clinical support to staff.
  • Supervises staff in their delivery of care and evaluation of results.
  • Adheres to ethical principles of practice as defined by the Nurse Practice Act and the ANA code of ethics for nurses. Addresses breaches in clinical or ethical standards.
  • Responsible for provisions of services consistent with the mission and goals of the system, meeting or exceeding quality outcomes, regulatory and financial goals.

As a Clinical Manager at Meritus Health, you’ll enjoy:

  • Competitive pay & benefits
  • Certification and tuition reimbursement
  • Shared Governance Environment
  • Family like atmosphere, collaborative teams and compassionate culture


About Meritus Health:

Meritus Medical Center is an acute care hospital located in Hagerstown, Maryland with 257 beds, along with the most advanced technologies available. Services include a special care nursery, a level III trauma program, a primary stroke center, and a wound center, as well as a cardiac diagnostic laboratory. Other hospital services that address outpatient needs are the John R. Marsh Cancer Center, Total Rehab Care, the Center for Clinical Research, and the Center for Bariatric Surgery. State-of-the-art medical technologies at Meritus Medical Center include advanced 3T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), single-photo-emission computed tomography (SPECT) scanners, and cardiac interventions.


Education – BSN required. Master's degree in Nursing, preferred.

Experience - A minimum of 5 years of experience in related setting. Licensure/Certification - Current license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland/Compact State required. Professional Certification in Nursing Leadership or area of clinical specialty preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities - Ability to apply the standards of professional nursing leadership with compassion and empathy. Advanced computer skills including use of Microsoft Office components required. Must possess high level of organizational and communication skills

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