Interim Manager of ICU

Kirby Bates Associates, a national nursing Search and Consulting Firm, is working in partnership with Dignity Health at its Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz, CA to identify a nurse leader to join the nursing leadership team as the Manager of ICU.  Reporting to the Nursing Director, the Manager has operational responsibility for direction and supervision of nursing care,  FTE management, performance improvement, and support of a patient safe environment.

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Requirements for the position include:

  • Current RN License in the State of California required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing required, Master’s degree preferred
  • Five (5) years of nursing management experience required in inpatient settings including critical care
  • Leadership experience in a unionized hospital environment
  • Strongly preferred:
    • Experience as an interim leader
    • CCRN certification or other nationally recognized nursing certification

Selected candidate will be provided with attractive compensation, housing, and travel reimbursement.

Interested candidates or to recommend a colleague, please reach out to Kirby Bates Associates to the attention of:

Doris Sinkevich, MS, BSN, RN, CENP

Executive Vice President, Interim Services