Providence Nursing Shift Supervisor (On-call) in Seaside, Oregon
Providence is calling a Nursing Shift Supervisor (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable Shifts) to Providence Seaside Hospital in Seaside, OR.
We are seeking a Nursing Shift Supervisor who will hold responsibility for the management of the hospital during those hours when the nursing unit managers, other department managers and administration are not in house. He/she is in charge of the general operation of the hospital. Demonstrates a wide range of general nursing and unit specific skills, including application of the nursing process. Provides leadership for the daily operations of the nursing units. Leads and develops staff by role modeling professional practice and effective management skills. Provides input into and helps achieve unit goals. Supports the philosophy of nursing and the goals of the institution.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Act in place of management and administration after hours or when they are not available. Appropriately refers to department manager and/or Administrator on Duty to keep them informed or solicit assistance.
Mentor staff and promotes the professional practice of staff.
Share clinical knowledge and expertise with staff.
Monitor staff compliance with standards of care, hospital and nursing polices, procedures, standards, and regulations to ensure safe scope of care and compliance. Correct non-compliance and documents issues. Documentation is sent immediately to Managers of departments.
Handle conflict resolution with positive outcomes and coaches/supports staff to do likewise. Involve staff in decision-making processes.
Identify own professional growth and development needs and acts appropriately.
Provide/facilitate coordination of multidisciplinary care planning and care activities.
Support all departments with appropriate direct care as needed and within documented competencies. Complies with hospital RN standards when providing direct patient care.
Complete assignments /project in a timely manner and requests assistance as necessary.
Participate in the acquisition, retention, and disciplinary action of personnel as needed.
Follow hospital policy, collective bargaining agreements, and federal/state regulations in employment and disciplinary practice.
Encourage staff’s participation in department and hospital committee/activities/professional opportunities by motivating interest and facilitating staff coverage to allow participation.
Direct staff to perform to a level of clinical competence as defined by their job description.
Serve as a communication liaison between staff and nursing/hospital administration. Keeps department managers informed of issues through complete documentation and verbal communication.
Use proactive problems solving involving health care team members in delivering quality care.
Keep health care team members informed of changes affecting their delivery of care as needed.
Work cooperatively with Charge Nurses to facilitate excellent patient care.
Communicate with patient and families, addressing their concerns/issues in a timely manner.
Assist in maintaining an environment conducive to attainment of job satisfaction for Staff members.
Establish and promote collegial relationships with members of the health care team, services, administration, and ancillary departments.
BUDGET AND STANDARDS:
Follow the staffing plan for nursing departments and utilizes resources appropriately with daily staffing.
Monitor use of agency staff, ensuring that all other resources are utilized prior to using agency staff.
Actively monitor and counsel regarding supply use, as appropriate.
Support Quality Improvement Process as a method for evaluating the quality of care through participation in quality initiative planning and implementation. Facilitates staff knowledge and participation.
Provide feedback to staff on quality improvement issues and assures staff compliance with initiates through monitoring, audits, and counseling of staff members.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Current license as a Registered Nurse with the Oregon State Board of Nursing
Current Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications within 6 months of hire
3 years Emergency Department (ED) or Intensive Care Unit (ICU) experience or combination thereof
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience in Emergency Department (ED)
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Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 265646