Ascension Health Nurse Manager - Outpatient Services (OPS) in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 247583

Nurse Manager - Outpatient Services (OPS)

Waco, Texas


Additional Job Information

Title: Mgr-Nursing

City, State: Waco,TX

Location: Providence Health Ctr

Department: Surgery OP 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Manages activities, workflow and nursing resources of assigned nursing unit(s).


  • Ensures compliance with regulatory and accreditation requirements.

  • Conducts hiring, training, directing, development and evaluating of staff.

  • Identifies and resolves issues affecting the delivery of patient care services for the assigned unit(s). Develops and implements policies and procedures to ensure efficient and effective delivery of health services in a unit.

  • Monitors and adheres to budget. Approves or monitors expenditures, purchases and other actions to ensure compliance with budget guidelines.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Participates in development and completion of strategic business operating plans, goals and objectives as well as department strategies, goals and objectives.

  • Models and advocates the appropriate need for and use of innovative technologies to meet the needs of nursing, ensure patient and nurse safety, improve efficiency and reduce costs.

  • Prescribes outcomes of clinical, financial and human resource measures that provide direction for care or service and facilitates process improvement. Manages clinical, human resource and financial data to support and enhance decision-making, provides assessment, analysis, planning, monitoring and evaluation of unit(s) delivery of care and services.

  • Participates on committees, councils, and administrative teams as appropriate to position.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Clinical Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing .

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified Professional Nurse Executive credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

  • Certified Professional Nurse Executive credentialed from the American Organization of Nurse Executives.


  • Bachelor's Level Degree

  • Bachelor's of Science Degree in Nursing degree is required from an accredited program with in 2 years of hire dateMasters Degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • 5 total years of RN experience is required to include three (3) years of successful nursing experience and two (2) years of leadership experience is required.Three years of equivalent non-nursing management experience may substitute for one year of clinical nursing experience (successful nursing experience must be full time)

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For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Note: If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

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