Highlands-Cashiers Hospital is a community hospital serving
Macon, Jackson and the surrounding counties. Located on Highway 64
between the towns of Highlands and Cashiers, the hospital offers
24/7 emergency care, acute inpatient care, rehabilitation, as well
as long-term care through Eckerd Living Center.
Highlands-Cashiers Hospital has 24 beds for acute care services
and 80 beds in the Eckerd Living Center. Ambulatory services are
also available, including therapy services and primary care
practices serving both Highlands and Cashiers.
Role Summary: Provides leadership by coordinating management
activities and care delivery for a patient care unit. Supervises
assigned employees and oversees area daily operations, programs,
and activities consistent with Department Leadership's direction.
Exercises management responsibilities through problem solving
collaboration as delegated by Department Manager.
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:
Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Nurses with
an Associate Degree or Diploma in nursing must sign agreement to
obtain BSN within 6 years of the hire date in to position. Nurses
who are nearing the end of their professional career may be
exempted from this requirement with CNO System Council
Preferred Education: Masters in Nursing.
Required License: Must have and maintain current licensure as
registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Compact
license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON; BCLS
Preferred License: National Certification in area
Required Experience: 2 years nursing experience
Preferred Experience: 3 years nursing, 2 years of supervisory
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such
offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees
without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age,
disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic
information, protected veteran status or any other protected