Clinical Manager - UC Medical Center - Cardiovascular ICU

Job Description

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.

Primary Purpose:
Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the delivery of patient care; provide administrative direction to all nursing personnel; 24-hour accountability for operational aspects of the patient care unit(s).

If you are passionate about working with your team to provide exceptional services to Critical Care patients, invest in and lead your staff to be their best, reach their goals, and strategically develop your programs to meet needs and enhance outcomes. In that case, UC Health is seeking your visionary leadership to head a team of dedicated staff in our Critical Care Department.

Critical Care Highlights:

• CVICU 24 beds

• Very busy Cath Lab

• Staffing 1:1 - post-op open hearts, IABP (balloon pump, CRRT, Therapeutic Hypothermia)

• Use of progressive industry technology such as; CRRT, Impella, TAVR, ECMO


As the Critical Care Nurse Manager, you are responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating the delivery of overall nursing care to patients in our 24-bed department. In this role, you will design, coach, and lead your nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical team members in collaboration with your Clinical Supervisors, Charge RNs, and Preceptor staff. You will utilize your strong mentoring and leadership skills to ensure that staff is participating in available professional development opportunities and current in required training and certifications to allow them to provide the best care possible to our patients. In your role as the Critical Care Nurse Manager at UC Health, you will have the opportunity to take pride in being a part of a healthy, growing, and high functioning organization as you work to enrich the lives of those around you.


  • A strategic, adaptable, growth-oriented, and team-focused personality
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
  • BSN required
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience as a charge nurse or other equivalent leadership experience is required. Three years of previous Critical Care management experience preferred.
  • Licensure in the State of Ohio as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN)