Nurse Manager

Universal Health Services Pembroke , MA 02359

Posted 2 weeks ago


Nurse Manager Opportunity - Inpatient Mental Health

Pembroke Hospital is a 120-bed acute care, inpatient behavioral health facility located south of Boston, in Pembroke, MA. Situated on 26 acres, we offer inpatient and partial hospitalization treatment to teens, adults and older adults, and our services are designed to assess, stabilize, and treat patients by addressing their primary symptoms and problems. At Pembroke Hospital, all positions begin and end with caring for the Patient. By Listening Deeply and Understanding the Story of our Patients, we will Make a Difference in the Lives we Touch.

The Nurse Manager position qualifies for our $4,000 Sign On Bonus!

Under the general supervision of the Director of Nursing, the unit Nurse Manager is responsible for the safe and effective delivery of patient care on assigned unit. The Nurse Manager organizes and directs the work of nursing staff to assure effective nursing services are provided and quality standards are met. The Nurse Manager must proactively collaborate with the interdisciplinary treatment team to ensure comprehensive care is achieved. The Nurse Manager is responsible for training, development and managing the overall performance of assigned nursing staff.

Benefit Highlights:

  • $4,000 Sign On Bonus

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan

  • 401(K) with generous company match and discounted stock plan

  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its 300+ Subsidiaries
  • Tuition Reimbursement


  • Responsible for development and supervision of assigned staff including selection, performance management, development, disciplinary action and related functions.

  • Delivers psychiatric nursing, general health and nursing care specific to the requirements of the clinical unit or the units' clinical treatment program.

  • Directs the implementation and evaluation of documentation for the nursing process to ensure the utilization of current standards of nursing practice.

  • Implements and monitors administrative responsibilities of the unit.

  • Manages staff to adhere to the Hospital's philosophy on non-violent restraint and seclusion.

  • Ensures all staff are promptly and properly oriented to the unit.

  • Protects confidentiality of information in written, electronic and verbal communication per HIPPA law and Hospital policy.

  • Reports potential or actual patient safety concerns, medication errors, and/or near misses. Ensures unit staff adheres to treatment plans and unit schedule, including co-leading groups.

  • Ensures patient education and patient/family knowledge is part of the nursing plan.

  • Maintains patient dignity, patient rights, and patient privacy at all times.

  • Responds to and manages as appropriate potential or actual emergency situations.

  • Ensures all related safety policies, procedures and protocols are followed on unit.

  • Adheres to all Infection Control procedures and ensures procedures are being followed by all staff.

  • Demonstrates conduct in keeping with UHS ethical standards and Code of Conduct.

  • Demonstrates professionalism and commitment to Teamwork at all times.

About Universal Health Services

One of the nation's largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, annual revenues were over $11 billion in 2020. In 2021, UHS was again recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and listed in Forbes ranking of U.S.' Largest Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has over 89,000 employees and continues to grow through its subsidiaries. Operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located all over the U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.



  • Diploma or Degree in Nursing required. BSN preferred

  • MA RN License

  • Five (5) or more years of nursing experience, preferably in an inpatient psychiatric setting.

  • Three (3) or more years in a nursing supervisory role.

  • CPR Certificated required

  • Knowledge of abnormal psychology and treatment procedures. Excellent crisis intervention skills. Demonstrated leadership skills including: delegation, staff coaching, employee relations, change facilitation and motivation. Superior ability to manage a milieu.

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.


At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: or 1-800-852-3449.

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