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Mt. Ascutney Hospital Manager - Med Surg/ICU in Manchester, Iowa

Full-time, Exempt Status

The Med Surg/ICU Manager assumes administrative and clinical responsibility for the operations of the department. This position recommends and implements changes to improve delivery of services. This position participates as a member of the RMC Leadership Team in planning, policy formulation and administrative decision making to assure quality services.


  • Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Iowa

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required, Master's Degree preferred

  • Five or more years of Med/Surg, ICU and telemetry experience required

  • CPR certification

  • ACLS, PALS required, NRP preferred

  • Child and Dependent Adult Mandatory Reporter Training required


  • May perform the duties of a Primary or Charge nurse as needed to fulfill the staffing requirements of the department.

  • Direct department meetings for Med Surg/ ICU

  • Directs and supervises Case Management (utilization review and discharge planning)

  • Delegates duties as needed for specific functions required by State Department of Inspection & Appeals, etc.

  • Completes employee Stay Interviews/performance reviews

  • Promotes team atmosphere

  • Manages FTE allotments/department schedule for appropriate staffing

  • Reviews employee timecards

  • Fosters effective communication skills with hospitalists, surgeons, providers, and RMC staff

ACCOUNTABILITY: Reports to Acute Care Director

DIRECT REPORTS: Med Surg/ICU Coordinator, RN ICU, RN Med Surg, Med Surg Certified Nursing Assistant, Med Surg Social Worker, Med Surg Unit Secretary, Case Manager

Excellent Benefit Package (Click here for details)