MD Anderson Cancer Center Nurse Manager - GU Cancer Center in Houston, Texas

The Nurse Manager in the Genitourinary Cancer Center at MD Anderson Cancer Center plans, organizes, directs and evaluates individualized nursing care; nursing care management and nursing personnel management for a designated area. Impacts patient care and daily operations assigned patient care areas.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention. Our mission also includes education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

Most new patients who come to MD Anderson every year are treated in one of our specialized cancer care centers or clinics, which embody the multidisciplinary, team approach to cancer care that has become an MD Anderson trademark. MD Anderson's Genitourinary Cancer Center is one of the most active programs in the country for treating cancers of the urinary tract and male reproductive system. We take a team approach to treating genitourinary cancers, and the specialized medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists collaborate closely to offer customized treatments to our patients.

The Nurse Manager manages nursing administration in identification of purpose and goals of nursing service and nursing education. Plans, organizes, directs and evaluates nursing care, coordinates staffing, and manages budget preparation toward provision of adequate personnel, supplies and equipment. Responsible for nursing care in assigned area and counsels and evaluates nursing personnel for optimum performance. Develops and participates in orientation and in-service education programs for areas of specialization, and collaborates with faculty and assists respective area.

Employment Status: Regular

Employment Type: Full-Time

FLSA Status: Exempt

Salary Range: $86,000 - $109,500 - $133,000

EDUCATION:

Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.

EXPERIENCE:

Required: Five years of professional nursing experience, to include one year of supervisory experience in direct patient care activities.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing License (RN).

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html