RN Clinical Coordinators - Department of Primary & Specialty Care, General Surgery, FT

JOB SUMMARY                                                                 

Provides leadership and oversight for daily department operations as designated by the Department Director. Ensures quality of delivered patient care by collaborating intra/interdepartmentally with staff, directors, physicians, administration and others. Participates in patient care activities both directly and indirectly as a resource to staff members. Delivers direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process or designated scope of practice through data collection and assessment; identification and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care (RN). Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  • Current knowledge of the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics.
  • Demonstrated ability to actively manage change, resolve conflict, problem-solve, and make decisions.
  • Knowledge of current trends and demonstration of standards of care in assigned department.
  • Successful completion of mandatory requirements including unit proficiencies/competencies.
  • Demonstration of effective interpersonal and team work skills.
  • Demonstration of effective verbal and written communication.
  • Demonstration of positive customer service.
Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN preferred.
  • Current licensure to practice professional Nursing in the State of Ohio.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) required for certain specialties (must be obtained within 1 year of hire).
  • Previous charge/supervisory or management experience preferred
  • Specialty is preferred; in Medical Practice area and Joint Commission knowledge.
Job Specifics
Department: 
Department of Specialty Care, General Surgery
Status: 
Shift: 
M - F 8:00-5:00
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Friday, September 6, 2019