Manager, Magnet® Program

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Apr 03, 2024
Full Time

Job Description


The Manager, Magnet® Program assists the Executive Director, Nursing Practice, Education and Research, Center for Nursing Excellence in managing the resources to support nursing excellence and the UCLA Health Magnet® program. Focus is on the achievement of organizational goals related to nursing excellence and Magnet® designation. The Magnet® Program Manager serves as the Magnet® Program Manager (MPM) at UCLA Health, collaborates with the executive leadership and oversees the Magnet® program team members within the Center and at UCLA Health facilities. The Manager leads and collaborates with nursing and inter-professional colleagues in the Magnet® designation processes and related performance improvement activities. The Manager serves as an internal expert on Magnet® standards and requirements and leads the organizational efforts to engage nurses in the structures and processes to achieve and demonstrate nursing excellence. Salary range: $105,200- $250,600/annually

Required: * RN License * Bachelors and Masters Degree required, one of which must be in Nursing * 3 years acute care or management experience * Knowledge of Magnet® requirements and elements of nursing excellence. Demonstrated knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements, as well as related legislative, accreditation, licensing and compliance environments * Ability to manage structures and processes to achieve Magnet® designation and system alignment * Demonstrated healthcare management skills, with progressive expertise in quality and process improvement methodologies, analysis, and data management * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Strong organizational and project management skills * Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Publisher * Ability to inform, educate, motivate and inspire others * Strong critical-thinking and problem solving skills, with the ability to quickly identify problems and implement solutions * Proven ability to organize, manage multiple priorities, meet deadlines, and assign work efficiently Preferred: * Nursing Professional Leadership certification (i.e., ANCC or AONL) preferred * Knowledge of UCLA Health and Professional Standards

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