University of Rochester 4-1200 - Palliative Care Unit - Nurse Mgr in Rochester, New York


The Wilmot Cancer Center has an immediate opening for a full time Nurse Manager for the Palliative Care program.


The Nurse Manager has a pivotal role in the organization, directing the clinical operations on his/her unit, ensuring the delivery of high quality nursing care to a complex patient population. Initiates and leads activities and programs that promote the implementation of goals for the inpatient palliative care program. The Nurse Manager works collaboratively with physicians, advanced practice providers and all members of the health care team to ensure that care is delivered consistent with evidence based standards, while achieving the principles of service excellence.

Masters Degree required. Previous management experience, strong interpersonal and team building skills are desirable.


Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or related field and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have 5 years experience as an RN with one to three years of leadership experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The Nurse Manager directs all aspects of patient care, which includes managing nursing personnel and material resources in a cost-effective manner, unit planning and the initiation of innovative clinical and management practices with emphasis on retention strategies.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: 4-1200 - Palliative Care Unit - Nurse Mgr

Location: Wilmot Cancer Nursing Services

Job ID: 205751

Regular/Temporary: Regular