Orthopedic Nurse Supervisor
Company: Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Bountiful, Utah
Posted: November 04, 2017
Reference ID: 00068-37604
Under the general supervision of the unit's Director or designee the Clinical Supervisor assumes responsibility for direction and coordination of all functions in the unit on his/her designated shifts. In collaboration with other members of the management team, this individual is responsible for the ongoing assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in unit.
The Clinical Supervisor:
A. Assumes responsibility for direction and coordination of all functions during the designated shift.
B. Functions as a resource person for staff members and assists in necessary education of individual members of the nursing staff.
C. Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of nursing care provided when s/he is on duty.
D. Makes decisions regarding activities within these areas based on Administrative Operational Standards, Nursing Administrative Standards, Human Resource Standards, and Standards of Care for the unit, in collaboration with other members of the management team.
A. Licensure/ Certification/ Registration: Current licensure in Utah as a Registered Nurse. Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification, ACLS and PALS required within 6 months of hire.
B. Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing education program; BSN preferred.
C. Experience: Minimum of two (2) years of clinical practice in the Ortho specialty unit. . Leadership and management experience is highly desirable.