Job Description

Per Diem position


Position Purpose                                                                

Provides direction, counsel, and support for patient care staff.  Provides oversight for multiple hospital departments in the absence of unit management. Collaborates with other departments and healthcare professionals to provide, promote, maintain and evaluate quality patient care.  Coordinates patient placement to facilitate care.    

Addresses patient care, staffing, and any other issues that may arise. Supervises nurses and staff and takes administrative responsibilities.


Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements


 Associates degree in Nursing or Diploma in Nursing Program,  BSN or Masters in related field preferred.                                                    


 2 years of pertinent clinical and leadership experience.  Case Management, Critical Care or Emergency Department experience preferred.                                                     


Ability to work with multiple and varied levels of staff in collaborative and team focused approach using excellent communication skills. Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, complex problem solving abilities, team development, planning and follow through.                                                     



Current Arizona RN license or compact state license;

American Heart Association (AHA)  or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS & ACLS 


Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work.  Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees.  It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work.  NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Application Instructions

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