3-5 years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Magnet Program Manager
(This job is no longer available)
Parkland | Dallas, TX
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you'll be part of a team that's providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you'll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients-and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland has earned distinction as one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.


The Magnet Program Manager is responsible for managing the ANCC Magnet program in the Parkland Center for Advancing Professional Practice (PCAPP) department. This includes advancing nursing excellence and ANCC Magnet standards and philosophy in support of professional practice, nursing research, evidence based nursing practice, education and shared leadership.



* Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) and Master's degree in Nursing (MSN). A Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is preferred.


* Must have a minimum of three years of clinical experience
* Must have two years project management experience.
* Must have three years of progressive management experience.
* Research and/or Magnet experience preferred.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:

* May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the education and the experience requirements.


* Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license.

Tests for Placement:

* Applicants must pass (85% or above) Dosage Calculation Exam prior to hospital orientation. Current Parkland employees requesting reassignment to role must have current Dosage Calculation Exam on file.

Skills or Special Abilities:

* Demonstrated leadership abilities and excellent interpersonal relationship skills.
* Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in working with a diverse population of physicians, patients, nursing staff, management and administration.
* Demonstrated ability to work with interdisciplinary teams.
* Ability to demonstrate ANCC Magnet and Pathway to Excellence philosophy through coaching and mentoring.
* Must demonstrate knowledge of Parkland mission, policies, structures and procedures.
* Must demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
* Must embody the American Nurses Association (ANA) professional standards of nursing and Code of Ethics.
* Must demonstrate knowledge of assigned department operations including policies, personnel and budget management.
* Must be innovative and willing to ,think outside the box,.
* Must be diplomatic, flexible and detail oriented.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

About Parkland

Parkland Medical Center is a regional acute care hospital located in Derry, New Hampshire serving the populations of Derry, East Derry, Londonderry, Windham, Salem, Chester, Atkinson and Hampstead. Established in 1983, the hospital has become a leader in providing high quality healthcare services to its patients. The Hospital enjoys an impressive array of technology and services for a community hospital its size, eliminating the need for travel to Boston, MA or other larger metropolitan areas. Diagnostic capabilities and services in many instances rival those found in larger tertiary facilities. Twice Parkland has been the recipient of Solucient's "Top 100 Hospital Benchmarks for Success" Award, a distinction given to hospitals demonstrating superior performance across quality, operational and financial indicators. Patient safety has also earned the hospital national recognition from the Institute of Safe Medication Practices and patient satisfaction scores in recent years have been amongst the highest of all hospitals surveyed by Gallup across the nation. Hospital expansion plans in 2006 include multiple facility and service enhancements, a new ambulatory surgery center, a new Endoscopy Center, the implementation of new technologies such as PACS and ePOM, and further market development in key geographic areas. Through continued investment in technology, ongoing professional education for allied health professionals and a host of hospital services and programs, Parkland is able to demonstrate its relentless pursuit of clinical excellence and the highest standards of quality care. Parkland Medical Center's vision is to be a world-class community hospital, providing progressive, state-of-the art medical care while nurturing the emotional and spiritual needs of our patients and providing a place where the best people want to work. If you have questions or comments about our Website click here and e-mail us.