1+ months
2018-01-222018-03-31

Senior Manager, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Hackensack Meridian Health / Jersey Shore University Medical Center
New Jersey
  • Job Code
    55856
  • Job Type
    Employee

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Senior Manager, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Located minutes from the best New Jersey beaches and just an hour from New York and Philadelphia, Jersey Shore University Medical Center gives you the best of both worlds – professionally and personally. We currently have an incrediblie opportunity available. The Senior Manager, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery share 24 hour responsibility for the operations of the trauma center / system across the continuum of care with the Chief of Trauma & Acute Care Surgery / Trauma Medical Director (TMD).

Responsibilities:

  • The primary responsibility of this role (in collaboration with the Trauma Medical Director) is to improve trauma care, the trauma system and acute care surgery from Jersey Shore University Medical Center, throughout Hackensack Meridian Health and across the State of New Jersey through participation in state level organizations.
  • The Senior Manager of Trauma & Acute Care Surgery possesses a comprehensive knowledge of the trauma patient within a theoretical framework encompassing the trauma cycle from prevention to resuscitation through rehabilitation and assimilation of injured person back to the community.
  • He/she works collaboratively with all members of the healthcare team, the patient and the patient’s family, using advanced assessment skills and specialty expertise, both directly and indirectly to promote quality clinical care, staff and patient education and support pertinent research.
  • This position has responsibility for the development, implementation and evaluation of systems and programs directed toward the provision of quality of services from a multidisciplinary approach to providing care to injured patients.
  • He/She develops and implements nursing care standards, education, trauma outreach/injury prevention and other trauma related activities as determined by the needs of the trauma center and strategic plans.
  • All activities and responsibilities of the Senior Manager of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery/TPM conform to professional standards and hospital policies and procedures.
  • This position also has financial oversight for the clinical units and faculty practices supporting the trauma operations.
  • Provides leadership in the coordination of the ACS re-verification visit every three years.
  • Serves as the lead person for the trauma peer review process to include review of all trauma patient's medical record, identify the peer review concerns, manage peer review meetings.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s in nursing education, health administration or business administration or minimum of 5 years of experience in health care leadership (critical care, operating room, emergency medicine etc) or equivalent work experience.
  • Candidates are expected to have pursued regional or national level societal memberships and show proof of participation in the advancement of their respective field.
  • The senior manager will maintain current certification in TNCC (trauma nursing core curriculum), ACLS (advanced cardiac life support), ATLS (advanced trauma life support). Active participation in the National Trauma Society (AAST or EAST).
  • In depth knowledge of trauma center verification standards required.
  • Proven leadership skills required

 

"Trauma is a team effort. The surgeons work closely with emergency medical services (EMS) and a network of physicians, nurses and health care providers to ensure the highest quality care to injured patients,"

Nasim Ahmed, M.D. Chief of Trauma at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

 

For immediate consideration, please apply for this position by logging on to our website:

www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org

Click on the Hackensack Meridian Health tab in the Quick Access section at the bottom of the Careers page

Enter in Job ID# 2017-24789.

    Click on the job title

    Click on Apply for this job online

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