Job ID: 1655
Facility: Wesley Long Hospital, Greensboro
LOCATION<\/span><\/b>: Wesley Long Hospital, Greensboro
\nFTE: 1.0 (40 hours/week)
\nOn Call: No<\/span><\/p>
\nResponsible for supervision and patient care management for the Wesley Long Ortho OR team. Identifies and accomplishes program goals and outcomes. Maintains\nregulatory and
\nprofessional standards/requirements. Supports and maintains a cost effective,\nprogressive and
\ncustomer-focused service. This role will provide leadership in the areas of\ntraining, clinical oversight,
\ncompletion of competencies and acts as a resource to management in daily\noperations.
\nBachelors Nursing Required
\nMaster\u2019s Degree, preferred in Nursing. Master\u2019s Degree in a health related\nfield with certification in a
\nnursing specialty will be considered in lieu of a Masters in Nursing.
\nMinimum of two (2) years clinical experience in specialty area required. Three\n(3) years as RN preferred.
\nRN Registered Nurse licensed in North Carolina or a Compact state.
\nBLS (CPR) <\/span>AHA Health Care Provider BLS
\nCertification in a clinical specialty as defined by National Certification\nrequirements is required within
\ntwo (2) years of hire into RN Specialty Coordinator position.
\nAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support
\nPediatric Advanced Life Support
\nAdvanced Trauma Life Support ( ATLS) preferred.
\nMAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES<\/b>:
\nUses the nursing process to provide patient care. Demonstrates knowledge and
\nawareness of unit practice, issues, trends, and technology/instrumentation.\nProvides
\ndaily coordination of procedures ensuring that all resources are available for\ntheir
\nspecialty. Demonstrates proficiency in all areas of staffing roles. Provide\ntechnical
\nsupport for their specialty. Assists others and provides feedback to staff on\nsetting
\npriorities for action and anticipating patient care needs. Provides direct\npatient care
\nthrough application of the nursing process. Applies nursing process to the
\ndevelopment, implementation and evaluation of nursing care. Consistently\ncollects
\nand analyzes patient/significant other data. Records initial database, ongoing
\nassessment, and evaluation of patient responses. Develops, revises, and\ndocuments
\nplan of care including discharge planning in collaboration with the patient,\nsignificant
\nothers, and health care providers. Demonstrates competence in administering and
\nmonitoring therapeutic interventions for the most complex patients and is\nsought by
\nothers for this ability. Assists in the identification and resolution of\nQuality
\nimprovement issues specifically related to patient care. Implements\ninterventions in a
\nmanner to maintain patient dignity, privacy, and safety. <\/span>30 %
\nProvides leadership for the department in meeting organizational goals and
\nobjectives. Provides leadership for the department in meeting organizational\ngoals
\nand objectives. Facilitates/monitors ongoing activities to meet regulatory\nstandards.
\nDemonstrates accountability and knowledge for departmental/organizational
\nobjectives. Promotes departmental philosophy and fosters a positive, caring and
\ncollegial environment. Assist in the development of and monitors\nprogram/clinical
\noutcomes. Recommends options to enhance program/clinical outcomes. Coordinates
\ndepartmental orientation, continuing education and clinical development.
\nMonitors/reports compliance with departmental policies and procedures.\nEvaluates
\nteam performance and provides appropriate feedback. Ability to act in a\nleadership
\nrole and manage emergency situations. <\/span>25\n%
\nAssists in implementing performance improvement activities. Assists in\nimplementing
\nperformance improvement activities. Operationalizes the QI/PI program for
\ndepartment. Facilitates staff PI/QI education and participation. Consistently
\ncommunicates customer satisfaction results and recommends options and
\nimplements plans to enhance customer satisfaction. Researches and provides\nfollow
\nup regarding departmental incidents. Incorporates changes into practice and\ncoaches
\nand mentors others to do so. Recognizes opportunities for QI process,\nparticipates in
\nthe designs and implementation of the design of these processes. <\/span>20 %
\nAssists in the selection and management of specialty area. Assist in the\nselection and
\nmanagement of resources for a defined work group. Participates in the selection\nand
\nsupervision of personnel. Assists with the completion of performance\nappraisals.
\nGenerates and/or participates in development of the departmental schedule and
\nmanages daily staffing operations. Assist with the preparation and execution of\nstaff
\nassignments and patient throughput. Investigates select budgetary variances and
\napproves and documents staffing variances. Provides input for annual budget
\nprocess. Monitors and maintains departmental cost-containment activities.\nIdentifies
\nand implements strategies to reduce operational cost. <\/span>15 %
\nDemonstrates effective conflict resolution/negotiation skills. Promotes\npositive,
\nsupportive, and professional work environment free of disruptive behavior.\nPractices,
\nin all professional relationships, with compassion and respect for the inherent\ndignity,
\nworth and uniqueness of every individual. Follows Chain of Command for\nassistance
\nwith issues related to unresolved/problem-solving and/or conflict resolution.\nProvides,
\nseeks and receives constructive feedback. Provides peer to peer feedback and\nseeks
\nmediation as necessary. Promotes effective conflict resolution. <\/span>10 %
\nCONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT<\/b>:
\n* Annual flu shot
\n* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)
\n* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and Corporate\nCompliance
\n* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)
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