Nurse Manager - Orthopedics Unit - Full Time Day

Saint Luke's Health System

job description

The Opportunity:


Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City – Plaza location is seeking a Nurse Manager to join our Orthopedics Unit. You will collaborate with the multidisciplinary team to exceed customer expectations in a patient centered and healing environment. Your expertise will allow you to have a critical voice in standardized process improvement. You will utilize your experience to drive change that aligns with best practices and our vision to be, “The best place to get care. The best place to give care.”



The Work:


  • Models the SLHS Leadership Competencies and core values including professionalism innovation adaptability independent judgment and solid decision making skills

  • Accountable for the development implementation and evaluation of the care provided on the patient care units consistent with the established strategic plan goals and objectives for Patient Centered Care

  • Works in collaboration with nursing leadership to identify areas of improvement regarding practice policies and processes

  • Supports optimal care that requires specialized knowledge critical thinking and skills based on principles of psychological, social, physical, and biological sciences that utilize the nursing processes

  • Drives employee engagement and retention

  • Maintains all clinical competencies if required due to size and structure of the unit and may occasionally be counted in staffing



We are seeking a Nurse Manager with Clinical Hospital experience, orthopedics experience is a plus. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership and communication skills. To be successful in this role, you will need to be a critical thinker, who is adaptable and willing to learn new things. We are seeking individuals who are high functioning, self-sufficient, and capable of developing teams.



Why Saint Luke’s?


  • Our leadership supports nurse engagement and allows their voices to be heard.

  • We value our nurses’ knowledge, experience, and expertise to improve patient outcomes and quality care.

  • The opportunity to make an impact on their unit, hospital, health system, and the healthcare industry.

  • Strong nurse governance and we encourage all of our RNs to participate

  • Various CEU, Continuing Education, Leadership and other career training available

  • Career Advancement Program dedicated to RNs.

  • Saint Luke’s offers competitive salaries and benefits packages to all eligible employees.

contact information

business: Saint Luke's Health System
address: 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO 64111

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