This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Assistant Nurse Manager (RN - Registered Nurse) Inpatient Unit @ Florida Hospital Orlando in Altamonte Springs, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Nursing Management
  • Travel
  • Shift
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Hospice of the Comforter

Job Description

Hospice of the Comforter, with administrative offices located North of Orlando in Altamonte Springs, is opening a Hospice Inpatient Unit within Florida Hospital Orlando.
We are the community, faith based, non-profit Hospice organization covering Seminole, Orange, and Osceola counties. Our organization is a member of Florida Hospital and Adventist Health System. We are a compassionate care team of highly specialized and trained professionals. Hospice of the Comforter is an equal employer and a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.
We are seeking a full time Inpatient Unit Assistant Nurse Manager to be responsible for:
  • Identifying patient/family/caregiver needs and providing nursing and supportive care
  • Providing oversight of the Inpatient Unit staff in the absence of the Inpatient Unit Manager.
  • Provides supervision of Inpatient Unit night staff and in the absence of the Inpatient Unit Manager. 
  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies, procedures and applicable laws, including employment laws.
  • Assists the Inpatient Unit Manager in working collaboratively with the Human Resources Department to accomplish employee interviewing, hiring, training and coaching functions.
  • Works collaboratively with the Human Resources Department to address complaints and assist in resolving employee relation issues.
  • Plans, assigns and directs work of directly supervised staff, including assigning work schedules to ensure staffing needs are met.
  • Rewards employees appropriately and evaluates performance in a timely manner using the employee evaluation forms instituted by Hospice of the Comforter.
  • Oversees and ensures that the required Hospice of the Comforter orientation and training and applicable on the job training is completed by staff.
  • Provides hands-on nursing care to patients within the inpatient unit.
  • Oversees or completes new admitted patient assessments.

Education and Training:
  • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing, Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) is preferred.  
  • Minimum of 3 years of skilled nursing experience including some hospice and/or home health care nursing is required.
  • In addition, a minimum of 1 year supervisory experience is required.   
Certificates and Licenses Required
  • A clear/active Florida Registered Nurse (RN) License is required. 
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required.
  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse (CHPN) certification is preferred.


Registered Nurse, RN, Manager, Management, Hospice, Healthcare, Inpatient, IPU, Hospital, Florida Hospital, Adventist Health System, AdventHealth

Position Location:  
Job:  Nursing Management
Organization:  Hospice of the Comforter
Primary Location:  US-FL-Altamonte Springs
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Team Leader
Education Level:  Associate's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Nov 6, 2018, 7:02:40 PM

Location | Organization | Category | Job Function