RN Unit Coordinator - ICU, FT

This position is responsible to provide shift leadership and oversight for daily unit operations as designated by the Department Director. Ensures quality of delivered patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric 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.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN preferred.

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required

  • Previous charge/supervisory or management experience preferred

  • ACLS and PALS required.

  • 1 year medical surgical experience and/or critical care experience preferred

Job Specifics
Department: 
Intensive Care Unit
Status: 
Shift: 
Variable
Average Weekly Hours: 
36 to 40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017