Interim Clinical Nurse Manager for Medical ICU (6W)

Confidential | Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Salary Range: $155,000.00 - $165,000.00 Annually
Date Posted: November 15, 2023
Opportunity Code: 33546


Interim Clinical Nurse Manager for Medical ICU needed in at a Kentucky University Hospital

The Position 

  • The Interim Clinical Nurse Manager will be responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of a 10-bed ICU unit within a Level 1 Trauma Center.
  • Reporting to the Director of Nursing, this leader will oversee a team of 30 FTEs.
  • This leader will be tasked with improving staff engagement, increasing patient satisfaction scores, mentoring department staff, and addressing quality issues surrounding CAUTI and CLABSI. 
  • Ideal candidates will be experienced/seasoned leaders in the field of critical care. Must be a visible and approachable leader with effective communication skills. 
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance. 


  • BSN required; MSN preferred.
  • Active KY or Compact RN license required. 
  • Previous AMC experience required. 

Pay Details

  • Pay Range: $155,000 - $160,000 annually.
  • Final pay rate is dependent upon experience, education, training, and location.

The Community 

  • Louisville exudes a warm hospitality, and has all the charm of a smaller town, combined with thriving art and music scenes and many fantastic dining, entertainment, and performing arts options.
  • Today, the city is known as the home of boxer Muhammad Ali, the Kentucky Derby, KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken), the University of Louisville and its Cardinals, Louisville Slugger baseball bats, and many Fortune 500 companies!
  • Louisville’s Jefferson Memorial Park is the largest municipal urban forest in the United States. It sits on over 6,000 acres of land!
  • Louisville was named a Top Travel Destination in 2013 by Lonely Planet and is an up-and-coming American city that is consistently recognized for its high quality of life standards.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Interim leadership gives you the chance to make immediate and lasting improvements. Learn more about being a B.E. Smith interim leader.
  • The industry’s best Interim Leaders and Consultants choose B.E. Smith because of the firm's innovative employment model. The employment relationship is structured to provide you all the benefits of employment, while maintaining the flexibility you enjoy as an independent contractor.
  • Upon accepting engagements, you may become eligible for a variety of benefits, including access to medical, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; AD&D; and a flexible spending account (The availability of some benefits depends on the type and duration of the engagement).
  • You are an employee of B.E. Smith. Taxes are withheld and B.E. Smith covers the employer portion of your FICA.
  • Each interim healthcare executive job has different travel requirements. Your travel, lodging and business expenses are covered by B.E. Smith and the client.
  • In a standard Interim Leadership arrangement, the client pays for travel home every other weekend.
  • The client will also provide you with a rental car, as well as lodging that is clean, safe and in close proximity to the organization. Each is furnished and has a kitchen.
  • Some positions have specific licensing requirements. Check out our compact nursing license map for details!
  • View AMN Healthcare’s current COVID-19 updates, including vaccination information. 




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