Oversees the day to day clinical functions of the Abdominal Transplant unit. Utilizes evidence based nursing to serves as a consultant, facilitator, practitioner, educator and resource for nursing staff caring for Hepatobiliary, Renal and Abdominal Transplant patients.
Provides direct supervision, coaching and mentoring to professional and support staff. Supports the professional practice model, standards of nursing practice and the legal and industry standards.
Responsible for assessing and evaluating patient needs, developing and/or providing consultation on development of patient care plans, assisting in the management of patient care, and monitoring of clinical responses and resource consumption on a concurrent basis.
Responsible for implementing hospital goals and quality indicators .Accountable for clinical and service quality outcomes within the overall guidelines set by the organization. Responsible for ensuring clinical and operational compliance with regulatory agencies.
(Minimum qualifications for the position)/ Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana RN licensure, ACLS/ BLS required, CCTC, CNS, CCRN, and or PCCN preferred
- Education: Baccalaureate degreerequired.
- Experience: Three years of acute care experience with a minimum of 2 years recent critical care experience. Transplant experience a plus but not required.
- Recent management/supervisory experience in acute care setting preferred
Job Code: 02560-10836