As part of the Whiting Surgical Suite Team, the Registered Professional Nurse is responsible for the planning, implementing and evaluation of care for a given patient population with the established standards and practices of Crouse Hospital.
In this role, the Dialysis Nurse Educator / Infection Control Nurse (RN) will be responsible for planning and implementing ongoing education, training and program opportunities to new and present employees in accordance with established standards, regulatory guidelines, new initiatives and best practices.
The nurse leader position supports the nurse manager and unit staff as follows. In collaboration with unit/service nursing leadership, serves as a role model and resource for nursing personnel, and promotes collaboration with physicians, nurses, and other health disciplines in the management of the unit and needs of patients and families.
In this role, the Endoscopy Nurse Leader will provide clinical and administrative leadership for nursing staff by developing and implementing programs, services, procedures and quality nursing/AORN standards to ensure exemplary care for patients undergoing endoscopy procedures at the facility.
Demonstrate competency in core and unit specific clinical skills - Uses the nursing process to plan, implement, direct and evaluate patient care to achieve optimal patient outcomes - Must work collaboratively with all disciplines on assigned unit.
Approve or disapprove time or personnel schedule changes in the absence on the Clinical Manager ensuring compliance with applicable regulations, policies and procedures for documenting time of work hours for staff members on assigned shift.
The primary functions include providing technical nursing support and consultation to residential managers, teams and direct care staff regarding health and wellness needs of the supported individuals and to educate direct care staff in specific maintenance and preventive care methods.
In this role, you will be responsible the completion of initial enrollment assessments and reassessments with a focus on clinical, psychological, and social needs of the prospects as well as members utilizing Uniform Assessment System.