Catholic Health Initiatives RN Supervisor, Saint Joseph East, Telemetry, Full Time, Nights in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

RN Supervisor, Saint Joseph East, Telemetry, Full Time, Nights

Description

Position Summary:

The major focus of this position is the supervision of the patient care environment; supporting the care team. Primary customers include the staff, physicians, patients/families and other members of the health care team. As a member of the leadership team, monitors and maintains clinical standards of care; maintains shift accountability for the assurance of appropriate staffing resources and provision of quality patient care. Acts as and represents Unit leadership when the Nurse Manager is unavailable. Demonstrates knowledge of and delivers care in accordance with the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act. Functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Participates in maintaining staff competencies through education, mentoring and role modeling. Supports the Nurse Manager in interviewing and hiring employees; training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and mentoring/coaching employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Qualifications

Essential Functions:

  1. Provides direct supervision of personnel practicing on Nursing Units, makes patient care assignments, evaluates assignments, facilitates patient throughput, and directly observes staff performance.

  2. Proactively matches existing resources seeking ways to provide patient care that supports staff and maintains a therapeutic environment

  3. Monitors productivity and assures that staffing and resources are aligned with patient care needs.

  4. Communicates personnel related concerns to Unit Manager.

  5. Uses a logical, systematic approach to problems and problem-solving.

  6. Key Tasks (to include development, implementation, facilitation, support, collaboration, etc.)

  7. Maintains Unit Professional standards.

  8. Maintains confidentiality of information of the department.

Contributes to the efficient operation of the department.

Must be able to demonstrate basic skills and abilities of a registered nurse, practicing within the scope of the nurse practice act.

Adequate conversational English is required in order that the individual be able to take direction from management, understand how to complete job tasks, communicate adequately with patients and co-workers as necessary, understand and follow safety guidelines, and organizational policies.

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): Position requires a Kentucky/ Compact State licensed Registered Nurse.

BSN and 2 years RN Experience. Charge Nurse experience preferred.

OR

4 years RN Experience and BSN required within 3 year. 3 years Charge Nurse experience required.

Experience (required and preferred):

BSN and 2 years RN Experience. Charge Nurse experience preferred.

OR

4 years RN Experience and BSN required within 3 year. 3 years Charge Nurse experience required.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, hospital values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times

  • Adheres to and exhibits Catholic Health Initiatives core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH EAST

Daily Schedule 7p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0120408