Inpatient Direct Care Nurses - Baystate Health

Req#: R28111
Category(s): Nursing, Inpatient Direct Care Nurses
Full Time / Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: First

** Substantial Rate Increases *

Baystate Health, a nationally recognized leader in healthcare quality and safety, and home to Baystate Medical Center (BMC), a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence is looking for inpatient Assistant Nurse Manager to join our team.

At Baystate Health, RN means more. It stands for our deep respect for nursing professional practice that is essential to our mission. It also stands for Baystate’s many opportunities for growth and learning in the region’s only academic medical center and within our community hospitals, and it stands for our commitment to taking care of all those in the community who need us.

Care Unit offers elbow-to-elbow support and comes fully equipped to help you do what YOU do best, provide for our patients!


  • 20 bed unit designed to provide pre-procedural care and post-procedural moderate sedation/anesthesia observation for the diagnostic and interventional Cardiac Catheterization, Electrophysiological and Neuro outpatients. Inpatients also arrive and depart from the Care Unit for their pre- and post-procedural care. One of the 20 rooms is utilized for TEE procedures.
  • Nurse/patient ratio 4:1, and staffing coverage reflects the standards and practice recommendations of the American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses (ASPAN).
  • Busy, energetic unit which requires staff to work as a team to manage the fast-paced workflow.
  • A supportive, individualized and thorough orientation is provided with a knowledgeable, experienced staff member.
  • Critical care and excellent IV insertion skills preferred but not required.


  • Unit is open Monday through Friday, 6:00am-9:30pm. It is closed on all hospital approved holidays.
  • Location: Baystate Medical Center Springfield


  • Clinical Practice and Quality Outcomes-The Assistant Nurse Manager administers direct nursing care to patients and serves as a clinical resource and role model of clinical excellence for staff. Delivers on service promise as evidenced by metrics in all unit practices and programs. Provides leadership collaboratively with the Nurse Manager in proactively developing quality driven and cost-effective initiatives.
  • Human Resource Leadership: The Assistant Nurse Manger in collaboration with the Nurse Manager leads a positive work environment that facilitates the delivery of excellent patient and caregiver experiences. Staffs are highly engaged, as evidenced by relevant metrics. Individual and collective practices reflect the Core principles of Magnet.
  • Management of the Patient Care Environment: The Assistant Nurse Manager is a leader who is highly visible on the patient care unit and is responsible for the effective management of patient progress and outcomes of care.
  • Financial Growth and Stewardship: The Assistant Nurse Manager is accountable to manage within budget in collaboration with the Nurse Manager as evidenced by metrics. Stewards financial resources and promotes growth by developing business plans and budget for their unit in collaboration with the Nurse Manager per organizational goals and other relevant factors.


  • Excellent Compensation
  • High-quality, low-cost medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Pet, home, auto and personal insurance
  • Certification and continuing education reimbursement
  • Nursing forgivable loan program
  • 403b retirement company match & annual company contribution increase based on years of service
  • Life insurance
  • First time homebuyer program
  • Free money coach advice from a certified professional
  • Reimbursement for a variety of wellbeing activities, included but limited to: gym membership and equipment, personal trainer, massage and so much more!
  • Wellbeing programs that include but are not limited to mental, physical, and financial health


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • Registered Nurse – State of Massachusetts
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of nursing experience in a related setting

We strive to be the place where we can help you build the career you deserve – apply today – YOU belong at Baystate!

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



Bachelor of Science: Nursing (Required)


Basic Life Support – American Heart Association, Certified Registered Nurse – Other, Registered Nurse – State of Massachusetts

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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