Responsible for coordinating care in the Maternal Child, Peds, General medical, general surgical, ortho/neuro, rehab service lines. Effectively interviews and selects qualified team members to meet department objectives, provides direction to staff, completes evaluations, and appropirate disciplinary actions, ensures the departments meet all applicable federal, state, Joint commission, and local regulatory agency requirements, participate on various committees as indicated, required to make acceptable operational decisions based on strategic goals, confers with other department directors, adheres to hospital policies, seeks to control costs, accountable to patient safety and staffing components 24/7. Other duties as assigned.
Current KY RN license; BSN required; MSN preferred. 5-7 years general nursing experience, 2-4 years management, knowledge of quality improvement concepts, assumes responsibilty for continued personal and professional growth, displays flexibility; sees new problems as reliable learning opportunities and enjoys the challenge of new tasks, good communicator, team player.
The patients under the Med/Surg Service Line include include Medical/Surgical patients, Respiratory patients, GYN patients, Bariatric patients, Medical Telemetry patients, and post-surgical short stay patients. In addition, the Med/Surg Service Line provides nursing oversight and leadership over the Maternal Child, Pediatric, Ortho/Neuro and Rehab patients.
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