Overview*Sign-On Bonus and Relocation assistance offered for qualified experienced RNs*
Full Time, Day shift position in General Surgery | Douglas Hospital
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.Responsibilities
The Clinical Coordinator - Periop
is a registered professional nurse who functions under the direction of the Manager of the Operating room and is responsible for providing leadership and assistance in directing all activities/services for a department within the Operating room of Wellstar Health System.
The Clinical Coordinator has shared responsibility for supporting and adhering to standards of practices, system and department policies and procedures, and ensuring quality patient care. Other responsibilities include assisting with ensuring compliance with regulatory and legal requirements by all departmental personnel.
The Clinical Coordinator will work under the Manager to ensure satisfaction, appropriate reporting, and coordination of departmental functions with the operations of the operating room. The Clinical Coordinator will work in collaboration with the Manager to maintain retention and recruitment.
The Clinical Coordinator is surgical resource to all levels of nursing staff and nursing management for facility, clinical, and surgical practices. The Clinical Coordinator creates and maintains an environment that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission and goals, and fosters communication and collaborative practice with physicians and staff members. The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for Performance Improvement and quality assurance aspects of surgical services.
The Clinical coordinator is responsible for supplies and equipment and negotiates with staff and surgeons to assure that we are prepared for all cases.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education:
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:
- Must hold an Associate's Degree or diploma in Nursing from an accredited institution. Bachelor in Nursing
Required Minimum Experience:
- Registered Nurse, actively licensed in the state of Georgia.
- National certification in nursing administration or clinical specialty preferred
- Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association on the first day of employment in position. ACLS or PALS may be required for certain departments.
Required Minimum Skills:
- Minimum of 2 total years of experience as a Registered Nurse in specialty Periop area required.
Ability to read, write, and speak the English language. Possesses advanced clinical knowledge and skills in the field of practice. Demonstrates knowledge of standards related to the field of practice. Financial Management awareness and understanding of the concepts of interpersonal relationships. Strong customer service skills. Inter- and intradepartmental coordinator of patient care activities. Delegation skills required. Ability to multi-task is essential. Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential. Strong detail orientation required. Computer skills required, including Microsoft Office products, electronic medical records, and the ability to work within other software systems. Adept as a change agent. Utilizes a wide range of theories in managing complex problems or problem resolution. Demonstrates expertise in a commitment to the advancement of the nursing practice and professions, interpersonal communication, knowledge of group/system dynamics, commitment to staff education and development. Knowledge of nursing theory and research required. Compliance with American Nurses' Association Code of Ethics for Professional Nurses is required. Demonstrates knowledge and practices within parameters outlined in Georgia Registered Professional Nurse Practice Act.
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