Managing a nursing unit is the responsibility of a Unit Manager.
They oversee the care of people who might need hospice or long term care.
Managers also handle administrative responsibilities.
They disperse letters, enforce policies and mentor staff.
Unit Managers receive very good salaries and benefits in their jobs.
A Unit Manager usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Evaluating staff performance
• Conducting orientation for new staff members
• Training new staff
• Managing daily schedules
• Managing patient care
• Minimizing expenditure
• Enforcing health and safety regulations